Natural History

Prehistoric Museum to Accept Gallery Exhibition Submissions

Gallery exhibition runs November 18, 2011 – February 4, 2012 Open to all Utah artists (amateur and professional) East of the Wasatch Front Range All media accepted (except photography), limit two pieces per artist. Art previously exhibited at the Prehistoric Museum is ineligible for inclusion in this show. Entries accepted November 12-16, 2011, 9 AM […]

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Hudson Highlands Nature Museum Presents The World of Bees Exhibit

The exhibit is being hosted by the Hudson Highlands Nature Museum in Cornwall on Hudson, New York. The exhibition is on view through September 24, 2012. Learn about the fascinating life cycle of the honeybee, its colony structure, social hierarchy and importance to our own lives. This new and exciting exhibit in the Ogden Gallery […]

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Museum of Nature & Science Paleontologists Discover New Dinosaur Species

Museum of Nature & Science Paleontologists Discover New Dinosaur Species

New species will be named Pachyrhinosaurus perotorum in honor of the Perot family’s generosity to the Museum of Nature & Science in Dallas Paleontologists from the Museum of Nature & Science will announce the discovery of a new species of the ceratopsid dinosaur Pachyrhinosaurus at the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 71st Annual Meeting to be […]

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National Museum of Natural History Uses CT Scanner to Unlock Secrets of the Past

The Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History has pioneered the use of CT scanning technology in noninvasive scientific research. Now, with the gift of a Siemens SOMATOM Emotion 6 CT scanner from Siemens Healthcare, Smithsonian researchers are acquiring information about museum objects that is fundamentally changing the way scientists examine specimens. “For more than a […]

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Museum of Discovery and Science Announces Opening of EcoDiscovery Center

The Museum of Discovery and Science in Ft. Lauderdale announces the grand opening of it’s EcoDiscovery Center on November 11, 2011 . isitors will meet Joey, a North American river otter who can’t swim and has become the star of the new “Otters at Play” exhibit. With their thick layer of fat beneath the skin, […]

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Upcoming Events at Carnegie Museum of Natural History

Take part in the exciting new programs related to M is for Museum, an exhibition presented by Carnegie Museum of Natural History. In M is for Museum, kids and grown-ups go on an exciting journey into the behind-the-scenes world of amazing museum objects and the scientists who collect, care for, and study them! M is […]

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Natural History Museum Opens Veolia Environnement Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2011 Exhibition

Natural History Museum Opens Veolia Environnement Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2011 Exhibition

The Natural History Museum in London presents an exhibition of images of the Veolia Environnement Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2011, on view 21 October 2011 – 11 March 2012. Open 10.00 – 17.50 daily. An image of brown pelicans smothered in oil from the Deepwater Horizon won Daniel Beltrá the Veolia Environnement Wildlife Photographer […]

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Carnegie Museum of Natural History Hosts 2011 Preservation Fair

The Carnegie Museum of Natural History hosts the 2011 Preservation Fair: Preserving Family Treasures, on October 22, 2011, 10 a.m.–4 p.m. More than 30 conservators and vendors of conservation supplies and services will be on hand to answer questions, give demonstrations, and share information about preservation and conservation. No appraisals or valuations will be provided. […]

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American Museum of Natural History Presents Discovering Space and Earth in Space Sailors and Space Tourists

American Museum of Natural History Presents Discovering Space and Earth in Space Sailors and Space Tourists

Christian Frei’s Space Tourists profiles the booming space tourism industry. © Christian Frei. Space Sailors, makes its U.S. premiere at the Margaret Mead Film Festival on Sunday, November 13. Space Sailors, which traces Farkas and nine other cosmonauts from their high-profile flights for the Soviet Intercosmos Program to their meteoric falls from fame after the […]

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