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Museum of Science Company Profile

22:53 EDT 23rd May 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 [509 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...

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,...

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 ...

Science at the museum

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...

PubMed Articles [534 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...

Mutualism in museums: A model for engaging undergraduates in biodiversity science.

Museums have an untapped potential to engage students in hands-on learning. Here, we describe the development of a tiered museum-based program at the University of California, Berkeley as a model for ...

An orangutan in Paris: pondering Proximity at the Muséum d'histoire naturelle in 1836.

When the Muséum d'histoire naturelle in Paris learned in 1836 that it had the chance to buy a live, young orangutan, it was excited by the prospect. Specimens were the focus of the Museum's activitie...

Clinical Trials [222 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...

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...

Companies [970 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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