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Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park Presents Butterflies Are Blooming

. January 30, 2011 . 0 Comments

The Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park presents Butterflies Are Blooming open March 1 – April 30, 2011. A visitor favorite in its sixteenth year, Butterflies Are Blooming features butterflies from tropical regions around the world flying freely in the 5-story Tropical Conservatory. The 80-degree conservatory is filled with thousands of exotic butterflies from tropical […]

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Ferndale Museum Earthquake Research

. January 30, 2011 . 0 Comments

Renown HSU geophysicist & head of Humboldt Earthquake Information Center, Lori Dengler will present new research on Saturday, February 5 · 12:00pm – 3:00pm. Recommended reading: Simon Winchester’s “A Crack in the Edge of the World: America & the Great California Earthquake of 1906.” There is NO CHARGE for this event. The purpose of the […]

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Australia Landscape Kew at the British Museum

Australia Landscape Kew at the British Museum

. January 28, 2011 . 0 Comments

Experience an Australian landscape in the heart of London with the fourth landscape on the Museum’s forecourt created in partnership with the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew Take a journey across the whole continent, from eastern Australia’s coastal habitat, through the arid red centre, to the western Australian granite outcrop featuring unique and highly endangered plants. […]

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North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences Names Bridge in Honor of Museum Director Betsy M. Bennett

North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences Names Bridge in Honor of Museum Director Betsy M. Bennett

. January 27, 2011 . 0 Comments

In a surprise ceremony at the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences in downtown Raleigh, former Governor Jim Hunt today announced that the bridge that will connect the Museum to its new wing, the Nature Research Center, has been named in honor of Museum Director Betsy M. Bennett. More than 150 people attended the ceremony, […]

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Cleveland Museum of Natural History Building a Passive House SmartHome Cleveland

Cleveland Museum of Natural History Building a Passive House SmartHome Cleveland

. January 24, 2011 . 0 Comments

This summer, visitors to The Cleveland Museum of Natural History will be invited to tour a home that could represent the future of energy-efficient housing. SmartHome Cleveland will be constructed on Museum grounds and is presented in conjunction with the exhibition Climate Change, which will be on display July 23 through Dec. 31, 2011 in […]

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