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Tiger Cowrie Shell

Search for These Shells

Mollusks are generally characterized as having a soft body, commonly protected by a limy exoskeleton. If you head to the beach this Labor Day weekend look for these exoskeletons.

Tags: invertebrate zoology

White Shark - Not IMAX

August 15–17 Spectacular Sharks

From the Milstein Hall of Ocean Life to the Hall of Vertebrate Origins and the IMAX film Great White Shark, the Museum is a great place to learn about these often-misunderstood predators.  

Tags: shark, Weekends


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