Peter D. Parks was awarded the Gordon E. Sawyer Award at the 2003 Academy Awards for his work on Bugs! A Rainforest Adventure.
The Research and Learning Center is a collaboration between
Developed with support from the National Living Laboratory, using funding from the National Science Foundation under Award Number 1113648. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Foundation.
Conduct your research in the RLC!
Now scheduling for summer and fall studies
- Saturdays, 10 AM to 4 PM
- Weekdays by request
- Family Nights and Home School EventsThese are great weekday/weeknight opportunities for professors, students, and/or class assignments to do research, intervention, training, or other service in the RLC! --
- RLC Collaborations with the Planetarium:
- Digital Research
- Live or near-live data visualization
- Immersive environments (colors, sounds, etc.) can set the mood and change quickly and on cue.
Researcher Support and Benefits
Access to diverse participant pools
Potential to enlist more participants than through traditional recruitment methods
No participant compensation expense
Opportunities and support in communicating research topics to the public
Opportunities to strengthen both presentation and writing skills
Access to wide audience for dissemination
The Research and Learning Center, an outreach of the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History,
provides free services to researchers and universities.
For more information, contact Debbie Cockerham at email@example.com