Month: June 2021

Discovery Museum receives $ 1 million grant for environmental improvements

Discovery Museum announced a five-year, million dollar challenge grant awarded by the Sheth Sangreal Foundation, founded by Brian Sheth and Adria Sheth, to support the museum’s sustainability plan – including conversion to solar electricity – associated with broader environmental education…

Discovery Museum receives $1 million for sustainability and inclusivity

Austin’s Sheth Sangreal Foundation has awarded a five-year, $1 million grant to the Discovery Museum in Acton to support the museum’s sustainability and inclusion efforts. The Discovery Museum, an interactive series of exhibits with a focus on scientific exploration, plans…

Young Life: Meet the Tyrannosaur Family at the Science Museum of Virginia | Entertainment

The exhibition, created by the Australian Museum and presented on an international tour by Flying Fish, runs until October 3. “Tyrannosaurs: Meet the Family” is the world’s first exhibit featuring the recently revised Tyrannosaur Family Tree. By COLLETTE CAPRARA FOR…

Anti-Shell pajama protest at Science Museum in London ends with police threat to arrest protesters

A group of young climate activists organizing a protest against the Shell oil company at the Science Museum in South Kensington, London, have been threatened with arrest by the Metropolitan Police. Members of the London branch of the UK Student…

Caterpillars on display at the Acton Discovery Museum

ACTON – Sometimes it’s important to take risks. This is especially true for caterpillars, as they crawl to their favorite plants for dinner – often with intricate body movements and a legion of tiny feet. To provide traction, some even…

Science Museum steps up environmental efforts by halving its carbon emissions

A small bright spot appeared when the pandemic forced the Science Museum of Minnesota to sink for months. With no authorized visitors inside, teams could quickly replace more than 6,000 light bulbs with energy-efficient LEDs, as part of the St….

What did Stephen Hawking’s office look like? The London Science Museum will show you around

Anyone who has ever wondered what Stephen Hawking’s office looked like will soon be able to take a peek inside the famous astrophysicist’s work and study space at the Science Museum in London. But the British museum isn’t the only…

Maine Discovery Museum announces eight weeks of summer camp

BANGOR – Maine Discovery Museum will open for summer camps in July and August. This summer camp is offered to our friends ages 5-10 and will run Monday-Friday July 6-August 27 with different themes each week plus two bonus weeks…