PacSci Perspectives

PacSci Perspectives

PacSci Perspectives is where you can discover stories from Pacific Science Center. Learn about what’s happening under the arches and beyond.

The Award-Winning Wall of Failure

The Award-Winning Wall of Failure

In our Ackerley Family Exhibit Gallery lobby you’ll find the Wall of Failure, a temporary exhibit designed to be a fun and eye-catching showcase of people from all walks of life who initially failed in their endeavors but persisted before they became huge successes.

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Meet An Inspiring Space Traveler

Meet An Inspiring Space Traveler

Pacific Science Center has one VERY inspiring event planned for this Tuesday, June 5 when we spend an evening with Dr. Soyeon Yi, the first and only Korean astronaut to travel to space.

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PacSci-Doku: “Mondo Predator”

PacSci-Doku: “Mondo Predator”

Our latest science word puzzle features a battle between two species, a battle that may be critical to humans. Can you solve the “Mondo Predator” edition of PacSci-Doku?

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Fresh Sheet – May 26, 2018

Fresh Sheet – May 26, 2018

This week's shipment from Malaysia contains a beautiful variety of species, including one that isn't often seen in our Tropical Butterfly House, the Malayan Leafwing butterfly, Kallima paralekta. When its wings are closed, this butterfly bears an incredible...

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Soil To Wine

Soil To Wine

How a local microbial research start-up partnered with Browne Family Vineyards in a first-of-its-kind experiment that examines the DNA of vineyard soil, known as a microbiome, to deliver important insights into the microscopic world of wine.

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PacSci Perspectives

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.

The Award-Winning Wall of Failure

The Award-Winning Wall of Failure

In our Ackerley Family Exhibit Gallery lobby you’ll find the Wall of Failure, a temporary exhibit designed to be a fun and eye-catching showcase of people from all walks of life who initially failed in their endeavors but persisted before they became huge successes.

Fresh Sheet – May 26, 2018

Fresh Sheet – May 26, 2018

This week's shipment from Malaysia contains a beautiful variety of species, including one that isn't often seen in our Tropical Butterfly House, the Malayan Leafwing butterfly, Kallima paralekta. When its wings are closed, this butterfly bears an incredible...

Soil To Wine

Soil To Wine

How a local microbial research start-up partnered with Browne Family Vineyards in a first-of-its-kind experiment that examines the DNA of vineyard soil, known as a microbiome, to deliver important insights into the microscopic world of wine.

 

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