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USA Today
Exclusive: You can meet 'Jurassic World' dinosaurs in real lifeinspired by the movie and designed by Creature Technology Company (Walking With
Exclusive: You can meet 'Jurassic World' dinosaurs in real life
USA Today / Posted 4 minutes ago
inspired by the movie and designed by Creature Technology Company (Walking With Dinosaurs) will be roaming around the Franklin Institute in Philadelphia through April 2017 as part of Jurassic World: The Exhibition. The experience, from... Read more
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Philly.com
Summer program nurtures students' passion for scienceand volunteers celebrated the completion of the summer program with a full day
Summer program nurtures students' passion for science
Philly.com / Posted 11 days ago
and volunteers celebrated the completion of the summer program with a full day of exploration of hands-on science at the Franklin Institute. We all know that STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) learning is essential to the... Read more
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The News & Observer
The Day's Best Photos |BryantAP Elly Murphy, left, and David Cipko of Tamaqua, Pa., decided to take t
The Day's Best Photos |
The News & Observer / Posted 13 days ago
BryantAP Elly Murphy, left, and David Cipko of Tamaqua, Pa., decided to take the plunge at Logan Circle after visiting the Franklin Institute and the Academy of Science, in Philadelphia, Monday, Aug. 15, 2016. They were in Philadelphia for the day... Read more
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ajc.com
New Mormon temple offers glimpse into secret shrinein. In Philadelphia, this is subtle (the state flower worked into designs, stai
New Mormon temple offers glimpse into secret shrine
ajc.com / Posted 18 days ago
in. In Philadelphia, this is subtle (the state flower worked into designs, stair railings inspired by those at the nearby Franklin Institute science museum) and occasionally overt (a painting of local hero Benjamin Franklin signing the Declaration... Read more
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Philly.com
Not your momma's microbe lab: a new genetic engineering machine takes microbial design to the massesof the Microbial Design Studio for high schools and community colleges. They wi
Not your momma's microbe lab: a new genetic engineering machine takes microbial design to the masses
Philly.com / Posted 20 days ago
of the Microbial Design Studio for high schools and community colleges. They will be holding workshops for students at the Franklin Institute to use the educational model. "We want people to understand the technology, but we also want people to be... Read more
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Times News
Lessons for lifeto follow the trends in education and stay current,” Betz says. Her efforts ha
Lessons for life
Times News / Posted 21 days ago
to follow the trends in education and stay current,” Betz says. Her efforts have paid off. Her class earned a trip to the Franklin Institute and she earned a $500 classroom grant because her students had shown tremendous growth on their “Success... Read more
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Philly.com
Not your momma's microbe lab: a new genetic engineering machine takes microbial design to the massesof the Microbial Design Studio for high schools and community colleges. They wi
Not your momma's microbe lab: a new genetic engineering machine takes microbial design to the masses
Philly.com / Posted 21 days ago
of the Microbial Design Studio for high schools and community colleges. They will be holding workshops for students at The Franklin Institute to use the educational model. "We want people to understand the technology, but we also want people to be... Read more
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The Suffolk Times
Gordon Danby, co-inventor of Maglev and ally of East End community, dies at 86magnet technology. In 2000, Mr. Danby and Mr. Powell were awarded the Benjamin
Gordon Danby, co-inventor of Maglev and ally of East End community, dies at 86
The Suffolk Times / Posted 25 days ago
magnet technology. In 2000, Mr. Danby and Mr. Powell were awarded the Benjamin Franklin Medal in Engineering by the Franklin Institute in Philadelphia. “He had a real curiosity and creativity,” said Mr. Danby’s daughter, Jennifer. “I don’t... Read more
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The Shelter Island Reporter
Gordon Danby, co-inventor of Maglev and ally of East End community, dies at 86magnet technology. In 2000, Mr. Danby and Mr. Powell were awarded the Benjamin
Gordon Danby, co-inventor of Maglev and ally of East End community, dies at 86
The Shelter Island Reporter / Posted 25 days ago
magnet technology. In 2000, Mr. Danby and Mr. Powell were awarded the Benjamin Franklin Medal in Engineering by the Franklin Institute in Philadelphia. “He had a real curiosity and creativity,” said Mr. Danby’s daughter, Jennifer. “I don’t... Read more
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The Riverhead News-Review
Gordon Danby, co-inventor of Maglev and ally of Wading River community, dies at 86magnet technology. In 2000, Mr. Danby and Mr. Powell were awarded the Benjamin
Gordon Danby, co-inventor of Maglev and ally of Wading River community, dies at 86
The Riverhead News-Review / Posted 25 days ago
magnet technology. In 2000, Mr. Danby and Mr. Powell were awarded the Benjamin Franklin Medal in Engineering by the Franklin Institute in Philadelphia. “He had a real curiosity and creativity,” said Mr. Danby’s daughter, Jennifer. “I don’t... Read more
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Philly.com
Experiment with Philly's legacy of sciencesciences. Its excellent, free history of chemistry museum offers permanent and
Experiment with Philly's legacy of science
Philly.com / Posted 26 days ago
sciences. Its excellent, free history of chemistry museum offers permanent and changing exhibitions. The much-better-known Franklin Institute and Academy of Natural Sciences don't particularly emphasize scientific history - rather, they are part of... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
City Drops Opposition to Franklin Institution SignageThe Franklin Institute has passed a years-long hurdle in bringing itself into t
City Drops Opposition to Franklin Institution Signage
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 27 days ago
The Franklin Institute has passed a years-long hurdle in bringing itself into the digital signage era and convert an existing sign to digital. The institution has gotten pushback on converting its signs on the corner of 20th Street and Ben Franklin... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Museum, Philadelphia officials reach pact on digital signPHILADELPHIA (AP) — City officials say Philadelphia has reached an agreement to
Museum, Philadelphia officials reach pact on digital sign
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 27 days ago
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — City officials say Philadelphia has reached an agreement to allow the Franklin Institute to convert a sign on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway to digital. The Philadelphia Inquirer reports (http://bit.ly/2aJI1vd ) officials made the... Read more
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CBS News
NASA probe will fly to asteroid, bring back a samplea list of criteria that make it excellent to explore," Derrick Pitts, the chief
NASA probe will fly to asteroid, bring back a sample
CBS News / Posted 28 days ago
a list of criteria that make it excellent to explore," Derrick Pitts, the chief astronomer and planetarium director for the Franklin Institute in Philadelphia, told CBS News. OSIRIS-REx is scheduled to blast off from Cape Canaveral, Florida, on... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Ortho Clinical Diagnostics to showcase seven posters of vital tests, six products at AACC meetingthat enhance the total value of instrument ownership." The company will also h
Ortho Clinical Diagnostics to showcase seven posters of vital tests, six products at AACC meeting
News-Medical-Net / Posted 30 days ago
that enhance the total value of instrument ownership." The company will also host an invitation-only customer event at the Franklin Institute on Tuesday, August 2, from 5 p.m. to 9:30 p.m., featuring a session on empowering lab directors to work... Read more

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