Science/Technology

Happening People: Max Plank Welcomes New Public Communications Director, Katie Edwards

Happening People: Max Plank Welcomes New Public Communications Director, Katie Edwards

The Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience (MPFI) is pleased to welcome Katie Edwards as the Head of Public Communications. In her new role, Edwards will manage all internal and external communications for MPFI, the only North American location of the global research organization which has 84 institutes throughout Europe.      Prior to joining MPFI, […]

SAS Announces Expanded Human Spaceflight Safety™ Services to Support Deep Space & Lunar Missions

SAS Announces Expanded Human Spaceflight Safety™ Services to Support Deep Space & Lunar Missions

 Special Aerospace Services (SAS) today announced the offering of expanded Spaceflight Safety™ Products and Services that now include support for deep space and lunar missions. SAS developed the expanded line of engineering services to cover the next phase of human spaceflight that will be initiated by inaugural test launches and first human launches in the coming […]

What Are the 5 Hidden Dangers in Popular Video Games like Fortnite?

What Are the 5 Hidden Dangers in Popular Video Games like Fortnite?

· Video games like Fortnite are incredibly popular with tweens and teens. The developers add new features and play modes every week to entice players to come back and play more often. Teens and tweens who haven’t yet developed a healthy relationship with screen time often become obsessed very quickly. What seems like harmless fun […]

Busch Gardens Tampa Bay announces new multi-launch thrill coaster, ‘Tigris’

Busch Gardens Tampa Bay announces new multi-launch thrill coaster, ‘Tigris’

Busch Gardens Tampa Bay continues to solidify its position as Florida’s thrill leader with the announcement of TigrisTM, a new triple-launch steel coaster and Florida’s tallest launch coaster, roaring to the park next spring, 2019. An innovative experience, Tigris will catapult riders through an exhilarating array of looping twists with forward and backward motion, breath-taking drops, a […]

Rep. Brian Mast Visits Max Planck Florida

Rep. Brian Mast Visits Max Planck Florida

Scientists from the Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience provided Congressman Brian Mast and his 8-year-old son Magnum with a behind-the-scenes tour of their Jupiter, Florida based headquarters on Tuesday, August 14. Rep. Mast meet with MPFI CEO & Scientific Director David Fitzpatrick, were given hands-on demonstrations with brain researchers, and toured MPFI’s machine shop […]

Dinosaurs Invade South Florida

Dinosaurs Invade South Florida

This weekend, would-be paleontologists of all persuasions are gathering at the South Florida Fairgrounds, as Jurassic Quest takes over the Expo Center. Jurassic Quest is Americas largest and most realistic dinosaur event. Guests walk through the Cretaceous period, the Jurassic Period and The Triassic period and experience for themselves what it was like to be […]