Kids Guide to the Museum
Packed with photos, cool facts, and dozens of activities, this spiral-bound, hardcover book is the first kids guide to the American Museum of Natural History. They'll learn as they go, following clues to a Museum-wide scavenger hunt through towering totem poles and the world's largest collection of dinosaur fossils. Find ancient sharks, your weight on the moon, and a board game that spread around the world. Get the inside scoop on how much the blue whale model weighs or how to keep a 34-ton meteorite from crashing through the floor. Puzzles, games, and great science content engage kids of all ages—and make this a souvenir they'll treasure.
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September 9, 2014 - October 21, 2014
Learn how scientists use both physical and molecular characteristics of plants and animals to classify and name species, as well as determine how different species are related to one another.