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Science Museum’s Dome Theater to reopen in September

After being closed for more than a year, the Oaklawn Foundation Digital Dome Theater will reopen to the public at the Mid-America Science Museum on September 11 with an upgraded projector system. The theater opened in 2015 when the museum…

Science Museum of Virginia names post after longtime supporter

When Virginia Celeste Ellett passed away in January at the age of 93 (as her obituary indicates), staff at the Science Museum of Virginia began to think about ways to honor the longtime supporter for her generous bequest of $…

Mid-America Science Museum launches new website

The Mid-America Science Museum has launched a new website at the same web address, http: //www.midamericamuseum. org. “Several changes have been made, mainly aimed at making the experience of visitors to the site more enjoyable, informative and accessible,” said Diane…

Science Museum Used ‘Deceptive’ Tool to Justify Sponsorship of Large Oil Tanker | New

The Science Museum used a “totally inappropriate” climate action criterion to justify Shell sponsorship of a major exhibition. The museum claims it is the first in the UK’s cultural sector to assess potential sponsors against the Transition Pathway Initiative (TPI),…

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…