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This guide was developed by the Education Department and the National Center for Science Literacy, Education, and Technology.
The restoration of the Milstein Hall of Ocean Life is made possible by the generosity of Irma and Paul Milstein. The Museum gratefully acknowledges the critical role of the City of New York, the New York City Council, the Department of Cultural Affairs, and the Borough President of Manhattan in the realization of this project. Major support provided by Edwin Thorne and from Swiss Re. Significant support also provided by The Marc Haas Foundation, Ruth Unterberg, MetLife Foundation, and Mikimoto. Additional funding provided by Jennifer Smith Huntley, Patricia Stryker Joseph, William H. Kearns Foundation, Denise R. Sobel and Norman K. Keller, Mrs. Frits Markus, Jane and James Moore, David Netto, Mrs. John Ungar, and the Bristol-Myers Squibb Foundation, Inc.
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