Lectures and Special Events
The Mack Lipkin Man and Nature Series
October 16, 2014
Join leading conservation professionals as they share the experiences and lessons that underscore their careers in marine conservation. The Mack Lipkin Man and Nature Series was established in honor of Dr. Mack Lipkin, Sr., by his many friends and admirers. This year’s panelists include Dr. Kiki Jenkins, Professor, School of Marine and Environmental Affairs, University of Washington, and Dr. Ayana Johnson, Executive Director of the Waitt Institute.
For more information on the program, please visit: http://cbc.amnh.org/sccsny
More in this Series:
December 16, 2016
SOLD OUT - Go back in time for a prehistoric party amongst the Museum’s celebrated dinosaur halls.
December 21, 2016
Join Steve Beyer, Brian Levine, and Ted Williams for a sneak peek at the celestial objects that will appear in our winter sky.
January 5, 2017
Spend an evening with Neil deGrasse Tyson as he reviews headline stories in the Universe, drawn from breaking news in 2016.
January 7, 2017 - May 6, 2017
We invite visitors to experience the cultures represented in the iconic Hall of Northwest Coast Indians through a series of live activities guided by Museum volunteers.
January 18, 2017
Bestselling author Douglas Preston discusses his ventures deep into the Honduran jungle in a riveting, non-fiction narrative about the unearthing of an ancient lost civilization, while he provides a rich tapestry of historical, economic, social, political, and environmental context for the discovery.
February 14, 2017
Celebrate Valentine's Day with a unique NYC experience only at the Hayden Planetarium!
February 16, 2017
Museum Research Associate Bill Schutt explains new research about this widespread behavior, such as how the practice might be linked to the extinction of Neanderthals, why so many fish eat their young, and even when sexual cannibalism can be an evolutionary advantage.