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Museum of Science Company Profile

00:30 EDT 21st August 2018 | BioPortfolio

One of the world's largest science centers and Boston's most attended cultural institution, the Museum introduces about 1.5 million visitors a year to science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) via dynamic programs and hundreds of interactive exhibits. Founded in 1830, the Museum was first to embrace all the sciences under one roof. Highlights include the Thomson Theater of Electricity, Charles Hayden Planetarium, Mugar Omni Theater, Gordon Current Science & Technology Center, 3-D Digital Cinema and Butterfly Garden. Reaching 25,000 teens a year worldwide via the Intel Computer Clubhouse Network, the Museum also leads a 10-year, $41 million National Science Foundation-funded Nanoscale Informal Science Education Network of science museums. The Museum's "Science Is an Activity" exhibit plan has been awarded many NSF grants and influenced science centers worldwide. Its National Center for Technological Literacy®'s engineering curricula have reached 35,500 teachers and close to 3 million students nationwide. The Museum has also been recognized by Boston and Cambridge for its energy and sustainability efforts; named an Employer of Choice by Work Without Limits, a Massachusetts disability employment initiative; is Yankee Magazine's "Best of New England Readers' Choice" for Cultural Attraction in Science; and is El Planeta's Best Tourist Attraction for the Massachusetts Latino population. For more information, visit http://www.mos.org.


News Articles [483 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Perot Museum of Nature and Science partners with paleoanthropologist Dr. Lee Berger

(Perot Museum of Nature and Science) The Perot Museum of Nature and Science has formed a partnership with internationally renowned paleoanthropologist Dr. Lee Berger, whose groundbreaking work -- incl...

Perot Museum of Nature And Science and University of the Witwatersrand form partnership

(Perot Museum of Nature and Science) Months after forming an alliance with internationally renowned paleoanthropologist Professor Lee Berger, the Perot Museum of Nature and Science in Dallas has signe...

Seattle Museum Month Means Big Savings for Visitors in February

A wide array of institutions, attractions, and exhibits are part of this offer including the Seattle Art Museum, Tacoma Art Museum, Seattle Children's Museum, Museum Read more...

Improving public engagement with science museums

(North Carolina State University) A team of computer science, education and museum researchers is launching a project to better understand how museum visitors interact with educational exhibits. The u...

Museum researchers rediscover animal not seen in 30 years

(San Diego Natural History Museum) Researchers from the San Diego Natural History Museum (The Nat) and the non-profit organization Terra Peninsular A.C. have rediscovered the San Quintin kangaroo rat ...

Five new species of frogs identified in museum collections

(Yale-NUS College) Researchers from Yale-NUS College and the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences have discovered five new species of Southeast Asian frogs from a group of museum specimens that w...

The Friends of Zion Museum in Jerusalem to Honor President Trump with Museum Exhibition

JERUSALEM, May 13, 2018/PRNewswire/ -- The Friends of Zion Museum in Jerusalem, has announced it will open a new exhibit honoring American Read more...

Holocaust Museum Rescinds Prestigious Award as Aung San Suu Kyi Fails to Defend Rohingya

The severity of recent atrocities demands that she use her "moral authority," the museum said

PubMed Articles [478 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

A Cardiology Exhibit at a Science Museum, Viewed as Speech Acts in Sequence.

An exhibit about cardiology at a science museum is an elaborate form of health communication, with messaging happening across text, pictures, models, and videos. This qualitative case study uses conce...

Dual (oxygen and nitrogen) isotopic characterization of the museum archived nitrates from the United States of America, South Africa and Australia.

Dual (oxygen and nitrogen) isotopic composition of the museum archived nitrates from the United States of America, South Africa and Australia was studied. The analyzed specimens were collected in midd...

The Art of Analgesia: A Pilot Study of Art Museum Tours to Decrease Pain and Social Disconnection Among Individuals with Chronic Pain.

This mixed-methods study examines the feasibility of art museum tours (Art Rx) as an intervention for individuals with chronic pain.

Predicting the distribution of poorly-documented species, Northern black widow (Latrodectus variolus) and Black purse-web spider (Sphodros niger), using museum specimens and citizen science data.

Predicting species distributions requires substantial numbers of georeferenced occurrences and access to remotely sensed climate and land cover data. Reliable estimates of the distribution of most spe...

The trial of the skull studied by the founder of Criminal Anthropology: The war of the Lombroso Museum.

More than a century after the death of Cesare Lombroso, who still today is considered the founder of Criminal Anthropology, the debate on the atavisms theory seems far from over. The theories of Lombr...

Clinical Trials [246 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Improving STEM Outcomes for Young Children With Language Learning Disabilities

The sophisticated language of science can be a barrier to Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) learning, especially for children who have specific language impairment (SLI). T...

Effect of Art Museum Activity Program for the Elderly on Health: A Pilot Observational Study

Older adults, defined as 65 years or older, are increasing in number and representing a larger part of Canadian population. Assessing and addressing the needs of this growing number of ind...

Next Science Antimicrobial Mouth Rinse Study

To assess the effect of a test antimicrobial oral rinse from Next Science on the prevention of oral biofilm formation and thereby preventing gingivitis by monitoring the oral microbial flo...

Six Months Evaluation of Next Science Acne Creams on Facial Acne in Adult Females.

To assess facial acne vulgaris clinical and psychological outcomes by measuring differences in lesions counts, investigator global assessment, and subjects quality of life scores over 6 mo...

Using Focus Groups to Assess the Impact of Environmental Health Science Programs for K-12 Educational Community

The MIDAS Project (Models of Implementation and Dissemination of Environmental Health and Science Across Subjects) Assessment Objectives: - Determine whether students are aware of the ...

Companies [985 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

Ateneum Art Museum

In this section you will find information about the many services the Ateneum provides, as well as its history and the famous building. We will tell you how to enrich your experience of our exhibition...

Museum of Science

One of the world's largest science centers and Boston's most attended cultural institution, the Museum introduces about 1.5 million visitors a year to science, technology, enginee...

National Children's Museum

Scheduled to open in 2013, the National Children's Museum (NCM) will be a world-class cultural and educational center dedicated to engaging children and empowering them to make a difference. The missi...

Museum of Science and Industry

Denver Museum of Nature & Science

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