Posts Tagged ‘Fort Worth Museum of Science and History’

Infinity Festival Explores Advancements in Virtual Reality and Immersive Tech

Posted by Meredith McGrath

Among the dinosaur exhibits and ancient artifacts, museum visitors of all ages strapped on headsets at the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History and stepped into virtual reality to explore the latest advancements in immersive technology.

The museum hosted …

On Tap: How to Communicate With Developers, STEM in the Park & Network After Work

Posted by Dallas Innovates

North Texas is a big place, with plenty to do, see, hear, and watch. So, we scour the internet every week to find events and activities for you. As always, events may change at any time, so check the event …

Walsh Makerspace Opens in West Fort Worth Neighborhood

Posted by Lance Murray

The Walsh Makerspace is now open in a 7,200-acre neighborhood in west Fort Worth, bringing 21st-century technology and tools to its residents and to the public.

The 2,000-square-foot makerspace includes a woodshop, computer design software and 3D printers, a laser …

Group Bringing Focus on Tech, Innovation in Tarrant County

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

A rising tide lifts all boats.

The phrase commonly spoke by President John F. Kennedy is the guiding mantra for the Rising Tide Initiative, which hopes to showcase the technology, innovation, and entrepreneurship going on throughout Tarrant County. The …

On Tap: Pinball School, #BigDGives, Entrepreneurs’ Organization, & an Evening with Macedonian Ambassador

Posted by Jana J. Pruet

Editor’s Picks of events for Nov. 24 – Dec. 1.

Thursday, Nov. 24

PRAIRIE LIGHTS  6 to 9 p.m. at Lynn Creek Park, 5610 Lake Ridge Parkway, in Grand Prairie. Drive through a 2-mile path featuring 4 million lights.

Fort Worth Museum Debuts New Position to Enhance Learning

Posted by Nealie Sanchez

The Fort Worth Museum of Science and History has welcomed its first chief technology officer.

Doug Roberts officially will join the crew Tuesday. He most recently served as director for the WorldWide Telescope project for the American Astronomical Society in …

Fort Worth Museum of Science and History Celebrates National Chemistry Week

Posted by Rachel Hawkins

Fort Worth Museum of Science and History is celebrating National Chemistry Week with hands-on activities. 

The American Chemical Society aims to raise awareness of chemistry in local communities Oct. 16-22. This year’s National Chemistry Week theme is “Solving Mysteries Through …

FW Museum of Science, History Plans Digital Update

Posted by Rachel Hawkins

Celebrating its 75th anniversary, the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History announced plans to turn the museum into a “hub of digital learning.”

The museum will renovate exhibits, galleries, and the Noble Planetarium, and The Omni Theater will be …

Editor’s Picks: Calendar for Sept. 8-15

Posted by Jana J. Pruet

From a conference uniting designers and UX professionals to relaxing with adult coloring or yoga, there’s plenty to keep you busy in the next week. 


BIG DESIGN CONFERENCE — beginning at 10 a.m. Thursday and 9 a.m. …

Editor’s Picks: Calendar for July 21-28

Posted by Jana J. Pruet

From a public information session that will recap the Dallas CityMAP study to Science on Tap at the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History to Startup Grind with The Container Store Co-founder Garrett Boone, we’ve pulled together some of

Editor’s Picks: Calendar for July 14-21

Posted by Jana J. Pruet

From a musical and cinematic event at the Nasher Sculpture Garden, to the Moon Day 2016 event, the “geeky, passionate individuals of Ignite DFW, and a Star Trek movie marathon, we’ve found some interesting events that give you the opportunity

Northrop Engineer’s Lecture to Focus on Space Telescope

Posted by Lance Murray

The chief engineer of Northrop Grumman’s James Webb Space Telescope program will discuss the National Aeronautic and Space Administration’s goals for the program on April 2 at the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History in Fort Worth.

The lecture …

What Do Conan, TI, and the Fort Worth Museum Have in Common? Star Wars.

Posted by Krista Nightengale

I’m on my way to watch Star Wars: The Force Awakens for a second time (I know. I’m behind a few of you). But before I go, I wanted to point your attention to a couple ties that the franchise …