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New exhibition at Cincinnati Museum Center highlights work of the first naturalist

New exhibition at Cincinnati Museum Center highlights work of the first naturalist

. April 8, 2015

The Curious Mister Catesby opens Apr 19 with lecture and panel discussion CINCINNATI – Cincinnati Museum Center is hosting an exhibition featuring the works of Mark Catesby, North America’s first naturalist. In conjunction with the Lloyd Library, Cincinnati Museum Center will open The Curious Mister Catesby: A “Truly Ingenious” Naturalist Explores New Worlds with a […]

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Humpback Whales opens at Cincinnati Museum Center Feb 13

Humpback Whales opens at Cincinnati Museum Center Feb 13

. January 16, 2015

CINCINNATI – Swim alongside massive humpback whales on a journey beneath the waves and around the globe. Humpback Whales opens February 13 in the Robert D. Lindner Family OMNIMAX® Theater at Cincinnati Museum Center as part of the worldwide premiere of the film. Found in every ocean on earth, humpback whales migrate more than 6,000 […]

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Martha: A Story of Extinction opens Dec 6 at Cincinnati Museum Center

Martha: A Story of Extinction opens Dec 6 at Cincinnati Museum Center

. December 6, 2014

New exhibit explores story of extinction and lessons to save species on the brink CINCINNATI – The extinct Passenger Pigeon, once so abundant that flocks darkened the skies, is making a return to Cincinnati. Martha: A Story of Extinction uses preserved Passenger Pigeon specimens, hunting instruments, images and other animal specimens to offer insight into […]

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Rare Sumatran rhino finds new life at Cincinnati Museum

Rare Sumatran rhino finds new life at Cincinnati Museum

. November 4, 2014

Cincinnati Museum Center and Cincinnati Zoo join in efforts to research and educate about endangered species CINCINNATI – A rare Sumatran rhinoceros named Ipuh has found a new home at Cincinnati Museum Center. A Cincinnati resident for nearly 22 years, Ipuh was among the oldest Sumatran rhinos living in captivity and a beloved part of […]

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Titanoboa, the Biggest Snake That Ever Roamed the Earth See it in Philadelphia Starting Feb. 14, 2015

Titanoboa, the Biggest Snake That Ever Roamed the Earth See it in Philadelphia Starting Feb. 14, 2015

. October 22, 2014

PHILADELPHIA (October 14, 2014) — It is the biggest snake that ever roamed the planet, and it is coming to Philadelphia in February 2015. At 48 feet long and 2,500 pounds, Titanoboa cerrejonensis grew as long as a school bus and as heavy as a small car. It lived in very hot and humid climates […]

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