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Miami science museum closes after 5 decades before move downtown

Generations of visitors bid farewell to the Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science, open since 1960 on the edge of Coconut Grove. A new museum and planetarium are being built next to the art museum in downtown Miami and scheduled to open next summer.

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In 1965, the American Football League awarded an expansion franchise to Joe Robbie and television star Danny Thomas for $7.5 million. Under the coaching of Don Shula, the team went on to win two back-to-back NFL championships and create a lasting legacy.

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