MLK Day in Lynn

By: Lisa Wu This past Monday, January 15th, the city of Lynn came together to celebrate its 7th annual Martin Luther King Jr. day of service. After a presentation about Martin Luther King Jr. and other leaders of the Civil Rights Movement, participants were invited to join different activities. Volunteers from the Marine Science Center (MSC) hosted a table in the Lynn Museum and talked … Continue reading MLK Day in Lynn

First grade gratitude takes the sting out of winter

From toddlers to retirees, my motto is that the science bug can bite you at any age, and so its never too early to start getting young scientists out into the field exploring nature! Boston Public Schools teacher Naomi Mulvihill agrees, and that’s why we were both so jazzed to work together this fall to plan a Marine Science Center field trip for Naomi’s first graders from the Sarah … Continue reading First grade gratitude takes the sting out of winter

Cambridge Science Festival ‘Science Carnival’

This Friday we took time to present at the Cambridge Science Festival ‘Science Carnival’. I particularly like this event because it is so big! We always had a crowd around our table, and I had the opportunity to talk about science with people ranging in age from toddlers to octogenarians. I was even able to speak to some children who only spoke Portugese by having … Continue reading Cambridge Science Festival ‘Science Carnival’