Adventures in Science
Poison: People, Plants and Animals (grades 3, 4, and 5)
January 29, 2014 - February 12, 2014
Explore the world of poisons and how humans have used them for thousands of years. Visit AMNH’s new temporary exhibit on poisons and the permanent exhibition halls to learn where poisons come from, how cultures all over the world have used poisons for hunting, and how poisons are being transformed into medicine.
Grades 3, 4 and 5
Three Wednesdays: January 29, February 5 and 12
Time: 4:30 – 6:00 PM
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