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Events in the next 7 days

June 25, 2011 - December 7, 2014

Special Exhibit

This exhibition features more than 20 sets of large-format images that showcase the wide range of research being conducted at the Museum as well as how various optical tools are used in scientific studies.

Through January 5, 2014

Special Exhibit

Whales: Giants of the Deep brings visitors closer than ever to some of the mightiest, most massive, and mysterious mammals on Earth.

© Brandon Cole, Romeo/V&W, SeaPics.com

Monday to Friday, July 29 - August 2

Family and Childrens Programs

Why do some scientists call birds “living dinosaurs”? How much did the biggest dinosaurs have to eat to survive? How did mother dinosaurs raise their babies?

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Monday to Friday July 29 - August 2

Family and Childrens Programs

Chow, grub, and everything in between—what’s on your plate? Investigate food in all its complexity.

Tuesday, July 30

Lectures and Talks

In the Dome of the Hayden Planetarium, explore planets inside and outside our solar system, nearby stars, and the myriad galaxies that populate the universe, using visualizations based on the comprehensive Digital Universe Atlas, the most complete and accurate 3D map of the universe. 

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