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Qassim, Saudi Arabia welcomes its first science museum

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia, March 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Qassim Province Saudi Arabia welcomed its first permanent science museum last October, the Qassim Science Center, which is operated by Riyadh agency based in Knowliom. Considered one of the country’s pioneering science…

La. Museum of Arts and Sciences Board of Trustees Elects New Leaders | Entertainment/Life

LASM elects new directors, officers The Louisiana Art & Science Museum board and membership elected eight trustees at the LASM annual meeting on Feb. 21. Trustees began their first three-year term on March 1. New administrators are Noah BoudreauxCEO of…

Great Lakes Science Center named best science museum in the United States

CLEVELAND, Ohio – The Great Lakes Science Center is among the 20 science-focused museums vying for the nation’s best according to USA Today’s 10Best Readers’ Choice contest. The publication’s top 10 competitions cover a range of topics and locations, from…

the future of Via Guido Reni

The Via Guido Reni was designed for a powerful revolution, at least in the intentions of the Capitoline Junta. Brick by brick, three projects integrate the artery: Grab, Grande Maxxi and the Science Museum. removal The Capitol Assembly, in its…

Science Museum Group director returns Putin award in protest against Russian invasion

UK Science Museum Group director Ian Blatchford presents the Pushkin Medal, one of Russia’s highest honours, to the Russian government following the invasion of Ukraine. Blatchford received the medal from Russian President Vladimir Putin in 2015 during a ceremony at…

The Gateway Science Museum continues to enlighten the community with an anniversary party – The Orion

Families and other community members explored the many wonders of Chico State’s educational Gateway Science Museum, which celebrated its 12th anniversary with the community February 26-27. Founded in 2010 and located at 625 Esplanade, the museum’s doors were open free…

See Stephen Hawking’s possessions at the Science Museum

The Science Museum has decided to expose Londoners to the blinding light of pure genius. For the first time, the personal items of legendary cosmologist Stephen Hawking have been put on public display to hopefully provide unparalleled insight into the…

Dune and No Time To Die arrive at the London Science Museum IMAX in Ultimate 1.43 format

If you’re a fan of amazing film shows and live in the London area – or are willing to travel – you’ll want to head to the London Science Museum to see Dunes and no time to diewhich are presented…

McFeely: the science museum, an opportunity to dream a little and grow Fargo-Moorhead – InForum

FARGO — Dream a little with me, Fargo-Moorhead. Imagine a beautiful new $50 million science museum somewhere in our growing metro. Maybe it overlooks the Red River somewhere in Fargo. It may be by the river in Moorhead, on the…

Switching Gears: The Gateway Science Museum’s New Exhibit All About Bikes

Bicycles are ubiquitous throughout Chico as they provide sustainable transportation, an easy form of exercise, and a healthy way to spend time with family. So it only makes sense that the Gateway Science Museum’s new exhibit explores the history, evolution…

Artist Duo Diversify Their Iconic Works in New Louisiana Art & Science Museum Exhibit | Arts

The Louisiana Art & Science Museum, 100 S. River Road, presents “In Empathy We Trust,” an exhibition of works by artist duo E2- Elizabeth Kleinveld and Epaul Julien, through October 30. When they met in 2010, Kleinveld and Julien recognized…

Mid-America Science Museum Announces ’22 Summer Camps

The Mid-America Science Museum’s summer camp program for children ages 6 to 12 will begin June 13 and run through August 5, the museum said in a press release Tuesday. “We’re excited to bring back some old favorites and launch…

Endangered hammerhead sharks die at Miami Frost Science Museum

When you think of a deadly season of sharks, you probably imagine blood in the water, severed limbs and the ominous two-note snorkel of Jaws. But a three-month stint at the Frost Science Museum last year saw three shark deaths,…

Art museum memberships every Houstonian should have

Like Houston’s arts district continues to grow, residents are encouraged to take full advantage of the city’s main institutions. At its most basic level, membership in a museum or arts society provides access to more frequent visits, exclusive freebies, and…

Local Museum of Arts and Sciences Opens Louisiana Art Exhibit

BATON ROUGE, La (BRPROUD) — The Louisiana Art and Science Museum explores the work of Louisiana artists from the 19th century to today with an exhibit titled “Our Louisiana.” “During my time at LASM, I have developed a great fondness…

The Louisiana Museum of Arts and Sciences exhibits “Our Louisiana”

BATON ROUGE – The Louisiana Art & Science Museum (LASM) exhibits “Our Louisiana” in the main gallery, floor 1, from January 16, 2021 to January 14, 2024. “Our Louisiana,” an exhibition exploring the work of Louisiana-born and Louisiana-based artists from…

Stephen Hawking’s desk on display at the Science Museum

Next month, just after Professor Stephen Hawking would have turned 80, the Science Museum will open a new exhibition dedicated to the professional life of the world-renowned theoretical physicist. The exhibition will feature significant objects from Hawking’s office, providing insight…

Fargo-Moorhead Science Museum to receive $1.2 million in donations to advance efforts – InForum

FARGO — A local private organization donated $225,000 to efforts at the Fargo-Moorhead Science Museum, providing the first boost in its efforts to develop the facility. The organization wanted to remain anonymous, but FMSM board chairman Ken Brazerol said the…

The Pixar exhibit at the Cincinnati Science Museum | Community

When our oldest son, Mitchell, was in college, he developed an interest in film, something he pursued with his production company, Mitch Smith Media. Mitchell’s first attempt at making films was animation. He sculpted some pretty coarse action figures out…

Science Museum – Prices, schedules, news, events and exhibitions

About the Science Museum One of the great museums of the Victorian era dedicated to the history of industry and science. Many thematic galleries ranging from the early days of the industrial revolution to the space age and computing. Expect…

Frost Science Museum brings back crowd-favorite laser light shows in January – CBS Miami

MIAMI (CBSMiami) – When the glare of South Florida’s festive lights fades, there’s always a way to refuel for a spectacular light show with the return of Frost Science’s brilliant laser light show. Museum. An audience favorite for over two…

Science museum ‘must impose conditions’ on fossil fuel sponsors | Museums

Sir David King, one of the UK’s leading scientific figures, has intervened in the dispute over fossil fuel sponsorship at the Science Museum, calling on the institution to end any deals with big oil companies unless the companies do not…

Indigenous leaders urge London Science Museum to sever ties with Adani | Climate crisis

Indigenous leaders on the front lines of the climate crisis are calling on the Science Museum to rescind its sponsorship deal with a company they believe is responsible for the widespread destruction of their country. Community leaders in Australia, India…

The Science Museum bows to the arousal pressure after complaints Boy or girl? display excludes transgender people

The boy or the girl? the cabinet currently contains a fake penis to be worn under clothing as a “packer” to give a masculine appearance, as well as a compression vest to flatten the chest. Testosterone patches worn to include…

Science Museum plans to change display on human biology after complaints about ‘omission’ of transgender people

Now the Science Museum is hit with a trans line as bosses plan to switch displays in its Boy or Girl? exposure after complaint Science Museum plans to modify exhibit on human biology The museum has received complaints that the…

Louisiana Art and Science Museum to become shopping mall on Sunday

BATON ROUGE, La (BRPROUD) – The Louisiana Museum of Arts and Sciences will become a shopping center that customers can explore on Sundays from the museum shop. “Join us for a once-in-a-lifetime shopping day for beautiful, inspiring and unique items…

Everything is Greek at the Science Museum

An exploration of how the ancient Greeks viewed the convergence of art and science opened up at the Science Museum, showcasing ancient Greek artifacts, many of which have never been seen in the UK before. The ancient Greek philosophers defined…

College of Science Museum Complex Welcomes Guests for Three Unique Museum Experiences

After extended closures and limited hours due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, the three museums that make up the College of Science museum complex all reopened to the public last fall and offer exciting new features and updates. for visitors…

Opening of the MoSac Science Museum – The Sacramento Observer

Staff report The latest gem in Sacramento’s burgeoning cultural scene, the Museum of Science and Curiosity (MOSAC), officially opened to the public last week. The multimedia center features a state-of-the-art 120-seat UC Davis Multiverse theater and planetarium, hands-on exhibits on…

Model Railroad Show pulling in the science museum

the Science Museum of Virginia’s annual tradition returns the weekend after Thanksgiving. Model train club exhibits will fill the Dewey Gottwald Center for the 44th Model Train Show presented by Dominion Energy. The three-day event features eight different train exhibits…

Dozens of Academics Avoid Science Museum Due to Fossil Fuel Ties | Fossil fuels

More than 40 top academics and scientists have vowed not to work with the Science Museum as the feud over its financial dealings with fossil fuel companies escalates. In an open letter, prominent figures, including a former president of the…

MOSAC Sacramento River Science Museum opens to the public

The SMUD Museum of Science and Curiosity, an interactive and exploratory STEM celebration in the River District of Sacramento, has finally opened its doors. State and city government leaders named the state-of-the-art center, also known as MOSAC, in a groundbreaking…

a mouthwatering introduction, so basic

No exhibition could comprehensively cover the subject of ancient Greek science. Countless advances have been made by personalities who in many cases alone deserve full shows. Archimedes, obviously, given his screw pump, odometer, compound pulley, and many other inventions –…

London’s Science Museum houses treasures from ancient Greece

The exhibition “Ancient Greeks: Science and Wisdom” has opened at the Science Museum in London. Visitors will be able to better understand the scientific influence of ancient Greece in today’s world. The articles are organized into themes based on areas…

James Peterson, former president of the Science Museum of Minnesota, dies at 78 – Twin Cities

James Peterson, the former president of the Science Museum of Minnesota who oversaw the institution’s move to his current home atop the cliffs of the Mississippi River in downtown St. Paul, died last month at the age 78. James Peterson…

Massachusetts Science Museum opens vaccine exhibit

WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) – A science museum in Massachusetts has opened an exhibit on a very topical subject – vaccines. Officials at the EcoTarium Museum of Science and Nature in Worcester hope the exhibit which opened this week will play…

Massachusetts Science Museum Opens Vaccine Exhibit | Entertainment

WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) – A science museum in Massachusetts has opened an exhibit on a very topical subject – vaccines. Officials at the EcoTarium Museum of Science and Nature in Worcester hope the exhibit which opened this week will play…

The Science Museum wants their plastic samples. they refused

After Gündoğdu learned of the museum’s contract with Shell, he began to reconsider his decision. On November 5, he emailed the curator to let them know that due to the museum’s associations with Shell, he would no longer provide samples…

MOSAC Science Museum Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting – CBS Sacramento

Kirkwood and Heavenly ski resorts open day in 2021 Sacramento Darkroom Facility and Enterprise Awards DinnerOn December 9, The Black Chamber hosted the annual Installation & Business Awards Dinner at the Hilton with keynote speaker Daniel Hahn. Recipients: Police Chief,…

The new parking lot at the Science Museum of Virginia is now open; old car park now green space | Entertainment

Design proposed for The Green at the Science Museum of Virginia. The museum has a new four-level car park with 400 spaces. From staff reports The new $ 14 million parking lot at the Science Museum of Virginia is now…

The science museum hosts the seven elders of Fausto Melotti

Hospitalization at the Museum: an initiative that excludes prevention from ordinary health establishments The museum welcomes The Seven Wise Men by Fausto Melotti In its spaces, thanks to the strengthening agreement between the Municipality of Milan, the Metropolitan City and…

More unrest at UK Science Museum Group as two directors step down over ties to coal conglomerate

Two directors have resigned from the UK Science Museum Group board because the institution signed a sponsorship agreement with fossil fuel company Adani. The controversy arises as politicians and environmental experts from around the world travel to Glasgow for the…

The Science Museum of Milan welcomes the “Seven Sages” of Melotti

(ANSA) – MILAN, October 28 – The National Museum of Science and Technology in Milan welcomes I Sette Savi by Fausto Melotti and thus returns to the city, in a permanent setting, an emblematic work of 20th century Italian sculpture…

Why the Science Museum needs to work with the energy giants

As a science museum, we have a responsibility to engage the public both in how science and innovation created the problem and how it will produce solutions. The new gallery will show how the IEA roadmap could be achieved, with…

Demonstration at the Science Museum: activists occupy a museum to demonstrate against “green laundering”

The museum is now closed but the protesters stay inside The protest group behind the sit-in, UKSCN, said: “The Science Museum is continuously legitimizing and greening Shell and other fossil fuel companies, allowing them to use this platform to come…

Science Museum Announces Free Interactive STEM Gallery for High School Students | News & Ideas

Opened in the fall of 2022, Technicians: The David Sainsbury Gallery is described as the first of its kind, allowing students to explore technicians’ workplaces, hear their stories and meet technicians who will lead special activities in space for schools….

International Space Station Exhibit at Springfield Science Museum Receives Funding

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) — The state has awarded the Springfield Science Museum $100,000 to move forward with its International Space Station exhibit. State Senator Eric Lesser of Longmeadow was the main sponsor to include the $100,000 in the budget. The…

State Budget Announcement for the Springfield Science Museum

An allotment was included in the Massachusetts state budget to help Springfield museums with a new exhibit. A $ 100,000 grant from the state budget will help fund the construction of an exhibit on the International Space Station, as part…

Science Museum Lates returns next month

After a long hiatus, the monthly adults-only nighttime opening at the Science Museum resumes next month. Each of the monthly late openings is themed, and those in November will be dedicated to space, celebrating the final frontier. From rocket launch…

Science Museum Lates returns next month

After a long hiatus, the monthly adult-only nighttime opening at the Science Museum resumes next month. Each of the monthly late openings is thematic, and the November one will be entirely dedicated to space, celebrating the Last Frontier. From rocket…

Science Museum criticized for ‘reckless’ sponsorship deal | News

The Science Museum struck another sponsorship deal with a fossil fuel-funded company, turning the controversy into “a crisis of credibility.” Climate change activists have hammered the institution, which announced on Tuesday (October 19th) that Adani Green Energy, a subsidiary of…

It’s “the days of the dinosaurs” at the Science Museum of Minnesota – Twin Cities

The Science Museum of Minnesota explores all things dinosaurs and fossils with a new exhibit, “Ultimate Dinosaurs”, two new Omnitheater films featuring dinosaurs, talks from paleontologists, presentations and events during “Days of the Dinosaurs “. This is of course in…

Science Museum signs ‘amazing’ new sponsorship deal with coal giant Adani

Just weeks after the Science Museum in London sparked angry protests and the possible resignation of a board member, for hosting an exhibition on the climate crisis sponsored by the oil company Shell, the museum now has entered into a…

Science Museum launches two new features in the dome

This fall, the Science Museum of Virginia presents two new shows in The Dome that guests can add to their visit: “Birth of Planet Earth” and “Antarctica”. At over 9,000 square feet, or nearly a quarter of an acre, the…

In Science Museum vote, Minnesotans say giant beaver should become official state fossil

A beaver the size of a small bear is vying to be Minnesota’s official fossil. The Science Museum of Minnesota led the effort to have an official state fossil in Minnesota. (Minnesota is one of seven states that does not…

Four Young Men Guilty Of Breaking In And Looting At The Science Museum Of Virginia During Summer 2020 Protests | Crime News

Four suspects broke into the Science Museum of Virginia in the summer of 2020 and caused thousands of dollars in damage. Timetable-Expedition As arson blazes in several Richmond businesses and institutions on the second night of the Summer 2020 Black…

‘Hot Wheels: Race to Win’ takes off at the Science Museum of Virginia | Entertainment

The immersive “Hot Wheels” exhibit, presented at the Science Museum of Virginia, allows families to explore the concepts of speed, power and performance using popular toy cars. Guests can participate in the Pit Stop Challenge, in which they race against…

Beginning of the fall exhibition at the Frost Science Museum

Shown in “Skin: Living Armor, Evolving Identity” NS Philip and Patricia Frost Science Museum Miami will host two new exhibits on campus on Friday, October 8. Guests learn about the skin characteristics of various organisms and “Skin: Living Armor, Evolving…

Educators hope to bring science museum to Bangor in the next 5 years

If Niles Parker of the Maine Discovery Museum and a group of other educators and nonprofit leaders in the Bangor area are successful, Bangor over the next five years will be home to a science center that will focus on…

Climate scientist steps down as adviser to Science Museum in London on sponsorship of fossil fuels

Climate scientist Chris Rapley has resigned from the advisory board of the UK Science Museum group to protest the institution’s “willingness to accept oil and gas sponsorship.” Earlier this year, the group announced that Shell was a “major sponsor” of…

Science Museum board member resigns over oil sponsorship

THE Senior climatologist Professor Chris Rapley has resigned from the Science Museum’s advisory board on fossil fuel sponsorship. The resignation of Professor Rapley, who was director of the Science Museum from 2007 to 2010, comes ahead of climate talks at…

Science Museum opens new gallery to help teens become techies

The gallery, funded by and named after philanthropist David Sainsbury, caters specifically to visitors ages 11 to 16 and examines some of the work done by technicians, from operating robots in factories to operation of wind turbines. It is slated…

The new Science Museum gallery will be a “visually dazzling” tribute to technicians

Opening in 2022, the Tech Gallery will celebrate workers often behind the scenes and that’s what we know about design so far. Through Molly long September 30, 2021 14:47 September 30, 2021 14:47 The Science Museum today announced the opening…

Science Museum of Virginia, VDH hosts information session on COVID-19 vaccines for children

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) – The Science Museum of Virginia is partnering with local districts of the Virginia Department of Health to host a free public Q&A on children and the COVID-19 vaccine. The webinar will take place from noon to…

Sir CV Raman Science Museum ready for inauguration

The Sir CV Raman Science Museum, established at a cost of 1.4 crore yen, including building and equipment, is ready for grand opening. The equipment was supplied by the BM Birla Science Center in Hyderabad, with which a memorandum of…

Storm Chaser convention to be held at the Science Museum of Virginia

Aaron Swiggett, NWS Raleigh will be one of the presenters at this year’s Chasser-Con. On Saturday, November 6, 2021 from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm, the Fourth Annual Mid-Atlantic ChaserCon (MACC) will be held at the Science Museum of Virginia,…

Four new museum exhibits at the Science Museum of Western Virginia in Roanoke showcase Virginia Tech’s research

ROANOKE, Virginia – Residents of Roanoke will now have the opportunity to explore the latest scientific discoveries from Virginia Tech. From flying snakes to honey bee habitats, the Science Museum of Western Virginia in Roanoke will present four new museum…

The Science Museum to present the miracle of the Covid vaccine

When Chinese scientists released the genetic code for the novel coronavirus in January 2020, they fired the starting gun for scientists around the world to begin work on developing a vaccine. By year’s end, vaccines created by laboratories from Oxford,…

Louisiana Art & Science Museum to Host Onsite Reception and Installation for ‘Iridescence’ | Arts

The Louisiana Art & Science Museum, 100 S. River Road, will host an opening reception for its “Iridescence” art exhibit from 5:30 pm to 8 pm on Friday, September 17th. The reception will include a gallery tour by curator Lexi…

Science Museum Oklahoma says goodbye to two interactive exhibits

Visitors to the Science Museum Oklahoma have little time to explore two interactive exhibits that combine technology and art. Up the stairs and to the right is the museum’s smART space, an area that features exhibits exploring the interplay between…

Jordanville Russian History Museum lends items to exhibit in Russia

When the Russian Tsarskoe Selo Museum-Preserves in St. Petersburg began looking for items to include in a new exhibit, one of the sources the curator turned to was a museum in Jordanville, New York. About fifty objects from the Museum…

The Science Museum celebrates its 28th anniversary as a National Historic Heritage

September translates into a public holiday for the Science Museum (Muci), because the first of the aforementioned month was declared in 1993 as a National Historic Monument due to the diverse wealth of its multiple collections, representing a heritage of…

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),…

Upcoming Science Museum Oklahoma Event Offers Chance to Become a True Crime Detective

OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) – Staff at Science Museum Oklahoma say it’s time to put the skills you’ve learned by watching real crime shows to the test. The museum presents “SMO21 True Crime: Blood, Bones and Booze” from 6.30pm to 10pm…

Barlow Planetarium and Weis Earth Science Museum team up for two-for-one admission

Two educational attractions for all ages on the Fox Cities campus at the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh are now available together for the price of one admission. Visitors who purchase admission to the Barlow Planetarium are permitted entry to the…

A new sculpture to welcome visitors to the Science Museum

Crews are working Tuesday to install a 25-foot interactive sculpture in front of the entrance to the Oklahoma Science Museum in Oklahoma City. “Finity, 2020” is created from five shapes that rotate when pushed. (Photo by Kathryn McNutt) OKLAHOMA CITY…

Fargo-Moorhead Science Museum gets closer to reality – InForum

FARGO – What started as Jessie Rock’s dream of a local science museum has taken another step towards fruition with the creation of a board of directors. If all goes quickly, the Fargo-Moorhead Science Museum could be completed before 2024….

Science Museum works to choose official Minnesota state fossil

Minnesota Science Museum The Science Museum of Minnesota is working on establishing an official state fossil. The museum provided its own recommendations, but is now seeking recommendations from the public. The state’s official fossil must be found naturally in Minnesota…

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…

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…

Stephen Hawking’s Cambridge office donates to the Science Museum

T The “artist’s studio” of an office where Stephen Hawking revolutionized our understanding of the universe has been donated to the Science Museum and will be recreated there as part of his permanent exhibition. The physicist’s family handed over a…

Science Museum Oklahoma Brings Back Popular Survival Experience Event

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be out of date. Please look at the history’s timestamp to see when it was last updated. OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) – If you want to put your survival…

Science Museum administrator resigns following “contested heritage” requests

A director of one of the UK’s leading museum groups withdrew his reappointment in protest at being asked to “explicitly express support” for government policy against removal of objects litigious history. Sarah Dry, author on the history of science, warned…

London’s science museum faces backlash over oil-sponsored climate exhibit

London’s Science Museum is the latest institution to come under scrutiny for its funding sources after a press release revealed an upcoming climate tech exhibit is sponsored by the multinational oil and gas company Shell. Our future planet, which will…

Saving the museum from discovery | It’s personal

Wednesday afternoon was their weekly supervised visit with their mother; each week they would come to the same room with the same books and toys, while I would sit on a desk chair by the door to take notes. Before…

SHU to manage the Discovery Museum

FAIRFIELD, Conn.—Sacred Heart University today announced that after a series of talks initiated by Discovery Museum leaders, it will assume management of the museum located at 4450 Park Avenue in Bridgeport. The museum is down the street from the University’s…

Children’s Discovery Museum has come a long way to reopen

This story was produced in partnership with the Pulitzer Center. For more stories on the effect of COVID-19 on museums, please visit the Prairie State Museums Project at PrairieStateMuseumsProject.organization. As coronavirus closures took hold in March, the usually bustling Uptown…

How does the air work? Larger Discovery Museum uncovers the wonder of science

The role of the museum is to show children that science is part of the world around them and to encourage them to learn more about it, said Neil Gordon, chief executive of the organization. “We don’t want to say…

GeekDad visits the Science Discovery Museum

Tucked away in the suburbs of Boston is a great science museum for kids. The Acton Science Discovery Museum is geared towards young geeklets looking for interactive science exhibits. The granddaddy of the region’s science museums is the massive Boston…