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Canada Post Partners with Canadian Geographic and the Canadian Museum of Nature

. May 21, 2010 . 0 Comments

Today Canada Post unveils a quintet of domestic rate stamps featuring the five spectacular winners of Canadian Geographic’s second annual Canadian Wildlife Photography of the Year competition. Chosen from more than 6,400 entries, these photos were featured in Canadian Geographic magazine’s annual wildlife issue and will be included in a travelling exhibition organized by the […]

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Canadian Museum of Nature Re Opening May 22nd

Canadian Museum of Nature Re Opening May 22nd

. May 19, 2010 . 0 Comments

The Canadian Museum of Nature, Canada’s national museum of natural history, will unveil its renewed historic public exhibitions site in downtown Ottawa on May 22, the International Day for Biological Diversity. The six-year $216 million refit of the building was funded by the Government of Canada. Five signature exhibitions depicting Canada’s unique natural environment were […]

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Identification Day at the American Museum of Natural History

. May 19, 2010 . 0 Comments

Take your shells, rocks, insects, feathers, bones, and artifacts to the annual Identification Day at the American Museum of Natural History, Milstein Hall of Ocean Life, first floor (Free with Museum admission), on Saturday, May 22 12:30 – 3:30 pm Museum scientists will attempt to identify your mysterious garage sale finds, basement curios, exotic souvenirs, […]

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Oxford University Museum of Natural History Celebrates Anniversary With a Series of Events

. May 19, 2010 . 0 Comments

The Oxford University Museum of Natural History celebrates its 150th anniversary 1860-2010 The Oxford University Museum of Natural History has played an important role in the development of science and culture. It was in the museum in 1860 that the celebrated debate on Charles Darwin’s Origin of Species took place between the Bishop of Oxford, […]

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Hot Results on Cool Galaxies: Astronomy Lecture at the Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History

. April 29, 2010

The lecture, “Hot Results on Cool Galaxies: The Hidden Universe Revealed,” will be on Thursday, May 13, at 7:30 p.m. at the museum, located at 2559 Puesta del Sol in Santa Barbara. Tickets are $8 for museum members, and $10 for non-members. Advance tickets are not available and there are no reservations for this event. […]

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