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Events for October 3, 2013

Through January 5, 2015

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

Thursdays, September 5−October 24, 2013

Walks and Tours

Observe the exciting fall migration of birds in Central Park with ornithologist Joseph DiCostanzo.

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Eight Thursdays September 19–November 7, 2013

Courses and Workshops

Learn about the gifted artists who created the world-class dioramas as you sketch subjects in their “natural” environments.

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October 3, 2013

Lectures and Talks

After clocking more than 7,000 hours diving in diverse tropical zones of Australia’s Barrier Reef and discovering more than a third of the world’s corals, J.E.N. ‘Charlie’ Vernon developed a startling new controversial theory of coral evolution. 

Free With Museum Admission

Thursday, October 3, 2013

Special Events

The Co-Chairs and Steering Committee of the Junior Council invite you to an exclusive screening of the film Penguins.  

New York is Wild!

Which insects have you seen this spring? Share your finds with us on iNaturalist