Navigation Links
Marian Koshland Science Museum forms partnership with Science Center Singapore
Date:5/15/2008

WASHINGTON In a new collaboration, the Marian Koshland Science Museum of the National Academy of Sciences is licensing several components of its global warming and infectious diseases exhibits to the Science Centre Singapore. The partnership marks an expansion of the Koshland Science Museum's efforts to bring its work to international audiences by teaming up with other museums and science centers around the world.

"We are very excited to join forces with the Science Centre Singapore in this way," said Patrice Legro, the museum's director. "Making the complexities and nuances of science accessible to the public is our mission -- in the United States and around the world. Our hands-on, interactive exhibits are an excellent way of bringing science to life for any audience."

"When it comes to hosting exhibitions on global issues such as climate change, it is very instructive to understand and adapt the kind of messages that are being sent out to the public in various places around the world," said Chew Tuan Chiong, chief executive of the Science Centre Singapore. "The collaboration with Koshland allows us to include in our overall exhibition components that effectively tell a specific part of the story."

The Science Centre Singapore opens its new exhibit on climate change on May 16. It will feature the Koshland Science Museum exhibit's videos and interactive components on the effects of greenhouse gases, abrupt climate change, a visualization of how temperatures have changed over the 20th century, and climate change projections for the future. The Singapore facility also is highlighting portions of the museum's exhibit on infectious diseases. All of these components are available for viewing online at koshland-science-museum.org.

Other possible collaborations between the Koshland Science Museum and the Science Centre Singapore are being explored for the future, such as joint public programs that take place over the Internet.


'/>"/>

Contact: Molly Galvin
mollygavin@yahoo.com
301-509-1910
The National Academies
Source:Eurekalert

Related medicine news :

1. Marianjoy Names Two Vice Presidents
2. Pennsylvania Attorney General Approves Vincentian Collaborative System-Marian Manor Integration
3. Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital Therapeutic Golf Program Receives a $20,000 Matching Grant From the USGA
4. Former Congressman Hyde Awarded Presidential Medal of Freedom While Receiving Medical Rehabilitation at Marianjoy
5. Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital to Receive James Brady Award From Brain Injury Association of Illinois
6. Marian Jones Should Return Olympic Medals, Says Ex-White House Drug Spokesman Bob Weiner
7. Dr. Mahesh Ramachandran Joins Marianjoy Medical Group
8. Human Pheromone Sciences Announces First Quarter Results
9. Ardea Biosciences Announces Upcoming Corporate Meetings
10. Weill Cornell science briefs May 2008
11. Euro Science Open Forum 2008 online media registration deadline ends June 30
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/9/2016)... ... 09, 2016 , ... The Pennsylvania Athletic Trainers’ Society (PATS) ... summer of 2016. The program was made possible by a Pennsylvania Department of ... Health and Human Services Administration. The broadcast, Use Your Head: Properly Managing ...
(Date:12/8/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... December 08, 2016 , ... ... Compensation Research Institute (WCRI) officially opened registration today for its 33rd Annual ... in Boston, MA . , The theme of the conference is “Persistent Challenges ...
(Date:12/8/2016)... PLAINS, N.Y., and JENNERSVILLE, Pa. (PRWEB) , ... ... ... to announce that Penn Medicine Southern Chester County, a Property owned by an ... The $23 million, 72,000 square foot Penn Medicine Southern Chester County ambulatory care ...
(Date:12/8/2016)... , ... December 08, 2016 , ... With the increasing ... the “What’s In Your Mouth?” (WIYM) campaign to inform dentists and patients about the ... the dental implant and prosthetic market in the U.S. is projected to reach $6.4 ...
(Date:12/8/2016)... Tampa, Fla (PRWEB) , ... December 08, 2016 ... ... offering smarter modes of access for customers and employees that are both engaging ... ChangeGear 7 with Service Smart Technology, the software company revealed today its plans ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:12/8/2016)... 8, 2016  Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: ... phase 3 EXPEDITION3 trial at the 9 th ... disclosed, solanezumab did not meet the primary endpoint in ... in people with mild dementia due to Alzheimer,s disease ... solanezumab for the treatment of mild dementia due to ...
(Date:12/8/2016)... Bodycad announced it has been awarded ... reproducibility and speed for 3D constructs via MRI ... orthopaedic applications. These patents are critical to the ... based on each patient,s distinct anatomy. ... the world,s first suite of orthopaedic CAD/CAM software. ...
(Date:12/8/2016)... , Dec. 8, 2016  EIP Pharma, ... has obtained proof-of-mechanism for neflamapimod (previously code named ... Phase 2a clinical trials that demonstrated significant Alzheimer,s ... 302 (12-week treatment) and Study 303 (6-week treatment) ... Trials in Alzheimer,s Disease (CTAD) scientific conference in ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: