Science/Technology

Golfers Tee Off for Science

Golfers Tee Off for Science

The South Florida Science Center and Aquarium recently hosted their annual Conservation Cup, a Better Ball tournament. The sold-out event took place at Mayacoo Lakes and included a luncheon, cocktail party, and awards presentation. Participants were swinging for science as funds raised are earmarked for the new permanent Brain exhibit planned for 2018. The exhibition […]

SeaWorld Orlando unveils custom-designed raft for Infinity Falls

SeaWorld Orlando unveils custom-designed raft for Infinity Falls

This week, SeaWorld Orlando revealed the first of 15 custom rafts for its new Infinity Falls river rapids attraction opening summer 2018. The 8-passenger raft features custom theming and décor resembling supplies found on real white-water rafting expeditions. The circular raft design puts riders face-to-face and allows friends and family to enjoy this exhilarating attraction together. […]

“Snow” better place for the holidays than the South Florida Science Center & Aquarium

“Snow” better place for the holidays than the South Florida Science Center & Aquarium

The South Florida Science Center and Aquarium is heating up the holidays with seasonally-themed activities and special events through January 7, including “Make-N-Take Snow,” festive planetarium shows and winter workshops during school breaks to help capture the spirit of the holidays in Florida. Santa’s helpers of all ages can enjoy the merry month of seasonal […]

Palm Beach County Students Speak Live to Astronaut in Space

Palm Beach County Students Speak Live to Astronaut in Space

About a dozen students from Palm Beach County got to live their dreams by speaking live with an orbiting astronaut on board the International Space Station. The South Florida Science Center and Aquarium recently hosted the ARISS (Amateur Radio on board the International Space Station) event. Students in grades 2-12 from public, private and home […]

What’s happening this November at the South Florida Science Center and Aquarium?

What’s happening this November at the South Florida Science Center and Aquarium?

There’s a lot of awesome stuff going on this month at the South Florida Science Center and Aquarium. Check it out!   What: GEMS Club @ STEM Studio Jupiter – The South Florida Science Center’s GEMS (Girls Excelling in Math and Science) Club is now in Downtown Abacoa! Girls have a bright future in Science and […]

SeaWorld Orlando Caring for Rescued Melon-Headed Whale

SeaWorld Orlando Caring for Rescued Melon-Headed Whale

SeaWorld Orlando’s Animal Rescue Team is rehabilitating a rescued melon-headed whale that was found stranded on the west coast of Florida. The 320 pound, 8 and a half foot adult male melon-headed whale was rescued by the Clearwater Marine Aquarium and Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission (FWC) on October 13 and transported to SeaWorld Orlando.   Upon arrival, […]