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Special Exhibit Opulent Oceans Opulent Oceans: Extraordinary Scientific Illustrations from the Museum’s Library exhibition includes 46 exquisite reproductions from... Through September 6, 2018 Family Programs Discovery Room The Discovery Room will be open for extra morning hours during spring break from April 19–April 26. Through January 1, 2020 Family Programs Gateway Storytime in the Discovery Room Science and culture for preschoolers and their parents or caregivers - each week highlights a topic in natural science or a cultural... October 30, 2017 - June 18, 2018 Courses and Workshops The Science of Stem Cells: Online Course In this five-part online course you will explore the history and basic biology of stem cells, learn about new research techniques,... November 6, 2017 - December 8, 2017 Courses and Workshops Sackler Brain Course The Senses: Our Windows to the World Sold out - In this five-part course we learn the science behind how our senses work. Five Mondays, November 20–December 18, 2017 | Sold Out Member Programs Hall Tour: Hidden Stories Join a Museum tour guide to learn how the Museum acquired some of its rarest and most beloved treasures. Travel back in time and... Saturday, December 2, 2017 | Sold Out Family Programs Meet the Scientist: Nisa Beceriklisoy Join Nisa Beceriklisoy to learn about the Museum's cryo collection. December 2, 2017 Special Events The Neuroscience of Illusion Sold out - Join master illusionist Apollo Robbins and neuroscientist Stephen Macknik and Susana Martinez-Conde as we explore the... December 5, 2017 | Sold Out After-Hours Programs SciCafe: Biodiversity and the Sixth Extinction Earth is losing biological diversity at an unprecedented rate. Curator Joel Cracraft presents the evidence, drawing from his experiences... Wednesday, December 6, 2017 Family Programs Milstein Science Series: Celebrating Cephalopods Cephalopods like octopuses and squids have fascinated humans for millennia. Learn more about these marine marvels through performances,... Sunday, December 10, 2017 Planetarium Programs Frontiers Lecture: Demystifying Black Holes From gravitational radiation to X-ray binary star systems, Steven Gubser and Frans Pretorius use creative thought experiments to... Monday, December 11, 2017 | Sold Out Planetarium Programs Astronomy Live: Astronomical Calendar Prepare for your next journey around the Sun. Join Ted Williams and Irene Pease as they share the highlights of 2018, including celestial... Tuesday, December 26, 2017
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