The spectacular new Hayden Planetarium Space Show Dark Universe, narrated by astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson, details pivotal discoveries giving today’s astronomers unprecedented knowledge of the universe. Read more about how a mission depicted in the Show—one inside our own solar system, to Jupiter—actually found evidence supporting the Big Bang theory of the universe.
Happy Halloween! Three wicked witches—brewing a vile concoction—will greet you in upcoming exhibition The Power of Poison, opening Saturday, November 16. Can you guess which they are?
A brand-new exhibition, The Power of Poison, is opening in less than two weeks, on Saturday, November 16, and it promises a tantalizing look at poisons in nature, in myth and legend, as medicine, and far more.
A curious confluence of history, industry, and art can be seen in the skull of a rough-toothed dolphin, Steno bredanensis, featured in the special exhibition Whales: Giants of the Deep, open only through Sunday, January 5, 2014.