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Events for July 8, 2014

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 June 12, 2015

Special Exhibit

Inspired by the 2012 book Natural Histories: Extraordinary Rare Book Selections from the American Museum of Natural History Library, this exhibition will include reproductions from more than 20 rare and beautifully illustrated scientific works, dating from the 16th to the early 20th century. 

Free With Museum Admission

Through Sunday, August 10, 2014

Special Exhibit

This striking new special exhibition explores both the biological basics of poison and the ways in which people have confronted its paradoxical perils and potential.

Five Tuesdays, June 10 through July 8, 2014

Courses and Workshops

Become fluent in the science of climate change in this course led by Museum scientists and other experts in the field, including journalists from Scientific American. 

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Five Tuesdays, June 10–July 8, 2014

Courses and Workshops

Become fluent in the science of climate change in this course led by Museum scientists and other experts in the field, including journalists from Scientific American

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Through Sunday, November 2, 2014

Special Exhibit

In Spiders Alive!, visitors can explore spiders’ anatomy, diversity, venom, silk, and behavior including little-known defensive mechanisms such as mimicry and noise-making.

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