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EXPLORE FROST SCIENCE – NOW OPEN IN MUSEUM PARK
 
 
Discover Miami’s newest home for the ever curious and explore the world of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) in an experiential setting with interactive exhibitions and dynamic shows. Get ready to zip through the cosmos in the 250-seat Frost Planetarium—one of only thirteen places in the world with a 3-D 8K visual system. Explore the three-story Aquarium and come face-to-face with devil rays, sharks  Read More »
 
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PIZZA & BURGER KICKS OFF BURGER MONTH WITH CELEBRITY GUESTS RAY AND SHANNON ALLEN OF GROWN
 

Ditch the backyard grill and celebrate National Burger Month this May at Pizza & Burger by Michael Mina. The laidback eatery, located in the iconic Fontainebleau Miami Beach, is teaming up with some very special guests to create signature burgers. Every week in May (May 1, 8, 15 and 22),a different luminary will create their Read More »

 
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JANET JACKSON ANNOUNCES 2017 STATE OF THE WORLD TOUR
 

Global music icon, multiple GRAMMY® Award-winner and multi-platinum selling artist, the incomparable JANET JACKSON, will embark on a four-month North American tour this fall, announced today.  Produced by Live Nation, the STATE OF THE WORLD tour is set for a 56-city run beginning September 7, in Lafayette at the Cajundome. Jackson will make multiple stops in Texas and California, hit all four corners of the U.S. visiting Seattle, Portland, St. Louis, Milwaukee, Chicago, Boston, Philly, Memphis, Jacksonville, as well as head north of the border to include Vancouver and Toronto, with her final stop on​ Read More »

 
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CBS LABS LAUNCHES CUTTING-EDGE TECHNOLOGY TO DETECT CYSTIC FIBROSIS
 

One of the western world’s more virulent yet little know killers has a new detective on its trail. Cystic fibrosis, a progressive, multisystem disease occurs when a defective gene dangerously thickens secreted body fluids. This  most common life-threatening disorder occurs when two copies of an abnormal gene are passed down through families and is the most commonly inherited disease in the U.S., according to The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. To catch it in its tracks, CBS Labs in Miami has launched a simple blood test, the Cystic Fibrosis 139- Variant Assay . This new diagnostic tool Read More »

 
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ARTIST-IN-RESIDENCE, LOCAL STUDENTS PLANT THE SEEDS OF SUSTAINABILITY
 

On Earth Day this year, a group of third-graders at Joella C. Good Elementary School gathered on their campus with green flags and shovels in hand. With the help of  FIU artist Xavier Cortada, the students planted a live oak tree at their school to reclaim the land for nature. For the last eight years, all 336 schools in the Miami-Dade County Public School System (MDCPS) have planted a tree and performed a flag-posting ceremony on Earth Day as part Read More »

 
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IN THE THROES OF AN EPIDEMIC, FIU SAYS THROW OUT YOUR OLD PRESCRIPTION DRUGS
 

As the nation struggles to understand the opioid epidemic, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) worries the total number of related deaths may be underestimated. With a count of 91 overdoses a day, the possibility of more is hard to fathom. Opioids are a hefty class of drugs that includes heroin yet the ​Read More »

 
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