Full STEAM ahead: Saber-toothed tiger kicks off new exhibit at Hawaii Science & Technology Museum

  • Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald Naomi Schubert, left, and Christian Wong on Thursday fix a moving puzzle that portrays a roller coaster at the Hawaii Science and Technology Museum in Hilo. The display was created by a family that likes moving puzzles.

  • Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald A saber-toothed tiger is on display at The Hawaii Science and Technology Museum in Hilo. The new exhibit features several natural history artifacts including marine and dinosaur fossils acquired from the La Brea Tar Pits in California.

Scientists and students are invited to see a life-size saber-toothed tiger in downtown Hilo starting today at a new exhibit hall coming to the Hawaii Science & Technology Museum.