May 15, 2009 – WASHINGTON – This summer the Marian Koshland Science Museum is offering a slate of public programs on such topics as professional science writing, how bacteria operate, the built environment and human health, and food safety. A schedule of events, which begin in June, follows:
March 26, 2009 – Washington, DC – Patrice Legro, director of the Marian Koshland Science Museum, has been named a 2009-2010 Noyce Leadership Fellow. The fellowships, sponsored by the Noyce Foundation’s Leadership Institute, are designed to assist chief executives in science centers and related institutions “…. move forward with greater effectiveness and public impact in the 21st century.”
March 19, 2009 – WASHINGTON – Beginning in April, a series of events at the Marian Koshland Science Museum will explore climate change and possible solutions from many different angles. In addition, the museum will host a free family day that focuses on keeping pets and their people healthy. The schedule of events follows:
February 9, 2009 – Washington, DC –FOX 5's Holly Morris visited the Koshland Science Museum February 9, 2009 to take a look at some of our interesting exhibits and activities. Interviewing Dr. Erika Shugart and Dr. Sapna Batish, Holly learned about our exhibits and some of the hands-on-science activities we offer at the museum. Take a look at the segments from this morning.
December 31, 2008 – WASHINGTON – Beginning in January, The Marian Koshland Science Museum is offering “The Dish,” an array of public programs that provides participants a sociable way to engage in current scientific topics. In addition, the museum will host a special educators forum in February. The schedule of events follows. Please note: events will take place at the Koshland Science Museum unless otherwise noted.
October 30, 2008 – Washington, DC –The Marian Koshland Science Museum has joined hundreds of partners around the world to celebrate Global Entrepreneurship Week Nov. 17 – 23, designed to inspire innovation, creativity, and imagination among young people in more than 75 countries. As part of that effort, on Wednesday, Nov. 19, the Koshland will host an Innovation Tournament open to all would-be entrepreneurs and display results of the museum’s team in Stanford University’s Global Innovation Tournament, a worldwide competition.
October 15, 2008 – Washington, DC –The Marian Koshland Science Museum has launched an online, interactive exhibit that reveals fascinating stories about the world by allowing people to view changes in energy use around the world. The display, “Lights at Night,” provides a navigable, astronaut’s-eye view of the Earth at night using satellite data that spans a decade.
August 25, 2008 – WASHINGTON – Beginning this September, the Marian Koshland Science Museum of the National Academy of Sciences is offering an array of public programs designed to engage curious minds of all ages in a variety of activities. A schedule of public events follows
June 16, 2008 – Washington, DC –The Marian Koshland Science Museum of the National Academy of Sciences has lined up an exciting new slate of events. There is something for everyone this season at Koshland. Make a quantum leap beyond the usual science museum experience and attend a public program this summer!
May 15, 2008 – Washington, DC –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.