Butterflies Can Use Your Help In Warm, Dry Weather

PacSci Perspectives   We’ve been getting quite a few calls from people in the Puget Sound area who had to rescue butterflies that flew into swimming pools. With the warm, dry weather we are experiencing, it is likely that these lovely insects came in search of...

Living Wall

PacSci Perspectives   A new installation is now enhancing our Tropical Butterfly House, enriching the experience for butterflies and guests alike. This week we added a living wall to the area next to the butterfly emerging window. Previously a blank white space, it is...

Miracle Berries Explained

PacSci Perspectives   After the HiHo story on Miracle Berries, Pacific Science Center has been flooded with all kinds of questions about these flavor altering little fruit. https://www.facebook.com/HiHoKids/videos/1950008198548486/   Is it really as amazing as...

Psiguria – The Little Vine That Butterflies Love To Pollinate

PacSci Perspectives Horticulturist Jenn Purnell and her team have filled our Tropical Butterfly House with lush plants featuring showy foliage, big flowers, and towering size. But compared to many of the plantings, the Psiguria vine that grows up our emerging window...