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Museum of Science Company Profile

09:08 EST 19th February 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 [503 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

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...

Superbugs: Fighting Antibiotic Resistance at the Science Museum

An exhibition at the Science Museum London features some of the deadliest superbugs on Earth and the stories of the people fighting against the threat of antibiotic resistance.  It is estimated that,...

Siemens and Museum of Science and Industry ink three-year STEM deal

Siemens and the Museum of Science and Industry have announced a partnership designed to promote careers in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM).

Citizen Science + Science Centers

UNESCO November 10th is World Science Day, presented by UNESCO, AND Science Museum Day, presented by the International Science Center. To celebrate, SciStarter's editors have selected six citi...

Science at the museum

Trump visits Mississippi's Civil Rights Museum amid protests

As Trump visited the new Museum of Mississippi History and the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum, protesters held up signs and shouted "No Trump, no hate, no KKK in the USA."

John Lewis Won't Attend Civil Rights Museum Opening Because Trump Is Going

Rep. John Lewis (D-Ga.) said he will not attend the opening of the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum on Saturday because President Donald Trump’s “attendance and hurtful policies are an insult to th...

Scientists don’t do politics … until now

LONDON – It was great to be one of the thousands around the world who took to the streets on Saturday to March for Science. In London, people of all ages gathered outside the Science Museum, in high...

PubMed Articles [566 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...

Return of a giant: DNA from archival museum samples helps to identify a unique cutthroat trout lineage formerly thought to be extinct.

Currently one small, native population of the culturally and ecologically important Lahontan cutthroat trout (Oncorhynchus clarkii henshawi, LCT, Federally listed) remains in the Truckee River watersh...

Museum-based programs for socially isolated older adults: Understanding what works.

This paper presents research findings that help to understand how museum programs created opportunities to enhance wellbeing and health, and changed experiences of social isolation in older adults. Th...

Meet Dr Kilner at the Hunterian Museum.

Clinical Trials [211 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

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 ...

Transforming Robot-mediated Telerehabilitation: Citizen Science for Rehabilitation

The purpose of this study is to advance upper limb RMTR for patients recovering from stroke by empowering them through active science participation. By varying the tasks' features and affo...

D2D Normative Data for Cognitive Assessments: Phase 1

This is a remote observational study in which participants will complete cognitive assessments developed by Posit Science. Participants will be healthy controls aged 18-65 with reliable in...

Companies [959 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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