PacSci Blog is where you can discover stories from Pacific Science Center. Learn what’s happening under the arches and beyond.
Our latest science word puzzle is a story with a happy ending. Can you solve the “Major Comeback” edition of PacSci-Doku?
NASA has announced plans to send a probe to explore Jupiter’s moon Europa. In this PacSci Podcast we learn why that’s so exciting.
This week’s shipment of new arrivals to our Tropical Butterfly House features a delicate species from Suriname known as Sara Longwing.
In this PacSci podcast we take a closer look at the tiny creature that has taken over the Internet and maybe some day, the moon.
This week’s listing of new arrivals to our Tropical Butterfly House includes a bit of an experiment and we’d like your help with it.
A local company will soon offer a service that will be an alternative to burial or cremation. A service that turns humans into soil when they die.
Local artist, Ted Youngs whose work on wildfires is now on display at PacSci, reflects on what he’s experienced before and after creating his art.
Our latest science word puzzle is a bit slimy and slow, but apparently quite clever. Can you solve the “Strong Yet Weak Bond” edition of PacSci-Doku?
August is here and stargazing is peaking. Get some inspiration here then get out there and be curious!
This week’s shipment of new pupae to our Tropical butterfly House brings a bumper crop of Heliconius doris, the Doris longwing from Costa Rica.
An update on PacSci’s experiment to create a sustainable food supply for our resident stick insects at our main campus in Seattle.
In this PacSci Podcast we explore our Tinker Tank, that’s our maker space, and just why tinkering is becoming so popular these days.
This week’s featured butterfly from our recent Suriname pupae shipment is Heraclides anchisiades (Ruby-spotted Swallowtail), a large and beautiful member of the Papilionidae family.
As the world marks the 50th anniversary of a remarkable achievement in space, it’s worth remembering that Pacific Science Center would not be what it is today without space exploration.
Eleven species arrive this week in our Tropical Butterfly House, two that may be hard to tell apart. Can you spot the differences?
This is Pacific Science Center’s home for news from under the arches and beyond. Find stories and ideas featuring our exhibits, IMAX theaters, events and programs that bring science to life and ignite curiosity in people of all ages. Find posts from our Wellbody Blog, an extension of Professor Wellbody’s Academy of Heatlh & Wellness, as well as our PacSci Life Blog, that follows all the happenings from our axolotls to our naked mole rats.
This week’s pupae are from a Salvadorian vendor that we are currently featuring on the walls right outside our Tropical Butterfly House.
Our latest science word puzzle is both yummy and yucky at the same time. Can you solve the “Wonderful Together, Terrible Apart” edition of PacSci-Doku?
Do you love beer? Do you know what goes into making this beloved beverage? It turns out there’s a whole lot more science involved than you might think.
In this week’s list of the new arrivals to our Tropical Butterfly House, we are highlighting Battus polydamus, the Gold Rim Swallowtail.
Artificial Intelligence. You hear a lot about it these days but what is it really? We have a fascinating event coming up this month that we hope will help.