Fresh Sheet – August 4, 2018

PacSci Perspectives   This week’s pupae shipment from Costa Rica includes Anartia fatima (Banded Peacock). This species is one of the most common and visible in its range. It does well in disturbed habitat and open spaces which means it coexists well with...

Theory 2018: Thanks For Coming!

PacSci Perspectives   Theory 2018 was a huge success! Thank you to everyone who came out and partied under the arches with us. Please know that your ticket purchases will help fund science education across Washington state and beyond. If you couldn’t make it,...

Get In Tune With Nature

PacSci Perspectives   If you’ve visited Pacific Science Center in the last year or so, you may remember the pathway to Building 4, formerly the Special Exhibition Hall, being closed off from guests while we had a traveling exhibit. We have since re-purposed...

Fresh Sheet – July 28, 2018

PacSci Perspectives   Observers of nectaring butterflies in our Tropical Butterfly House are familiar with the abundant Anartia amathea (Scarlet Peacock) feeding on the flowers of Crown of Thorns (Euphorbia millii), Shrub Verbena (Lantana camara), and even Jungle...
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