Welcome to PacSci Perspectives – News From Pacific Science Center. 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 shipment contains a large number of Atlas moths (Attacus atlas). We separate the boy moths from the girl moths in our Tropical Butterfly House. Do you know why?read more
Meet Avery Bang, an engineer building bridges across the world.read more
Explore The Arctic At Pacific Science Center’s Polar Science Weekend. NASA to join as featured exhibitor, March 3-5, 2017.read more
The terracotta warriors are a wonder — architecturally, scientifically and artistically. Those who have been to Xian say they are breathtaking just to see from a distance. But what if you could see these ancient wonders as they once were, in their original glory?read more
You’re going to need an eagle eye to spot this week’s featured butterfly, Anaea eurypyle (Pointed Leafwing).read more
This week’s pupae shipment is an owlapalooza! We have four different butterflies this week that all are commonly referred to as owl butterflies.read more