Events for August 2013

June 25, 2011 - December 7, 2014

Special Exhibit

This exhibition features more than 20 sets of large-format images that showcase the wide range of research being conducted at the Museum as well as how various optical tools are used in scientific studies.

Through January 5, 2014

Special Exhibit

Whales: Giants of the Deep brings visitors closer than ever to some of the mightiest, most massive, and mysterious mammals on Earth.

© Brandon Cole, Romeo/V&W,

Monday to Friday July 29 - August 2

Family and Childrens Programs

Chow, grub, and everything in between—what’s on your plate? Investigate food in all its complexity.

Monday to Friday, July 29 - August 2

Family and Childrens Programs

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Why do some scientists call birds “living dinosaurs”? How much did the biggest dinosaurs have to eat to survive? How did mother dinosaurs raise their babies?

Thursday, August 1

Member Programs

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Members Only

This walking tour with geologist Sidney Horenstein takes us over the George Washington Bridge, and into the famous Palisades
of Fort Lee Park.