Science/Technology

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 […]

Applications Now Open for STEM Innovation Awards

Applications Now Open for STEM Innovation Awards

The South Florida Science Center and Aquarium, in partnership with the Stiles Nicholson Foundation, is now accepting applications for the STEM Innovation Awards recognizing leadership, service and collaboration in the field of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math. “We are looking for individuals, corporations, educators, scientists and non-profit organizations who have been instinctive partners in advancing […]

South Florida Fair to turn superhuman with 2019 theme

South Florida Fair to turn superhuman with 2019 theme

From children to adults, many have used their imaginations to dream of possessing extraordinary or superhuman powers. That’s the stuff of superheroes and honoring them is what South Florida Fair organizers have chosen as its 2019 fair theme. Next year’s fair will kick off with its Ride-A-Thon at 5 p.m. on Jan. 17and the full fair will be […]

Kick Off Labor Day Weekend with FPL Day on September 1, 2018  at the Museum of Discovery and Science

Kick Off Labor Day Weekend with FPL Day on September 1, 2018 at the Museum of Discovery and Science

South Florida residents are invited to cool off and beat the summer heat during Florida Power & Light Company’s “FPL Day” on September 1, 2018 at the Museum of Discovery and Science with interactive exhibits and engaging trivia experiences for the whole family. Participate in fun activities in the FPL Storm Center. Visitors can test […]

Museum of Discovery and Science earns 4-star rating from Charity Navigator

Museum of Discovery and Science earns 4-star rating from Charity Navigator

Museum of Discovery and Science’s strong financial health and commitment to accountability and transparency have earned it a 4-star rating from Charity Navigator, America’s largest independent charity evaluator. This is the first time in recent years that the Museum of Discovery and Science has earned this top distinction by meeting all the required criteria.   Since 2002, using objective analysis, Charity […]

Students Enjoy an Enriching Experience Working Side-by-Side With MPFI Scientists

Students Enjoy an Enriching Experience Working Side-by-Side With MPFI Scientists

17-year-old Seoyoung Kwon has studied about neuroscience in her science classes at Dreyfoos School of the Arts, but a one-of-a-kind summer internship opportunity allowed her to get up close and personal with what makes the brain work. Kwon is one of seven area high school students who have completed an intensive six-week summer internship program at […]