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Special Exhibits

Curators from the Department of Astrophysics conceive and oversee the production of special exhibits. These exhibits have a limited life on display here at AMNH, then they go on the road and are shown at museums around the world.

Exoplanets exhibit


This exhibit presented the science and techniques behind the study of planets orbiting nearby stars.

March 13, 2007 - March 12, 2008



Peer at the world through the eyes of Einstein—a scientist who saw a beam of light and imagined riding it, a self-proclaimed "citizen of the world" who spoke out on global issues from pacifism to racism.

November 15, 2002 - January 1, 2003

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