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Culture Clash
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Culture Clash HOUSTON-What will happen on December 21, 2012? In short, a Maya calendar cycle will end-but what exactly does this mean? Maya 2012: Prophecy Becomes History explores the real story of the Maya and...
Explore Hidden Habitats and the Secret Lives of Forest Animals in Animal Secrets at HMNS at Sugar Land
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Explore Hidden Habitats and the Secret Lives of Forest Animals in Animal Secrets at HMNS at Sugar Land FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Explore Hidden Habitats and the Secret Lives of Forest Animals in Animal Secrets at HMNS at Sugar Land Sugar Land, TX-Where does a chipmunk sleep? What does an eagle feed its...
LaB 5555 at HMNS: The perfect mix of geek and chic
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LaB 5555 at HMNS: The perfect mix of geek and chic FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: LaB 5555 at HMNS: The perfect mix of geek and chic HOUSTON-Unlock your inner geek at LaB 5555-the new party place with an intelligent twist at the Houston Museum of Natural...
Venus Viewing
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Venus Viewing FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Venus Viewing Three ways to see the transit-HMNS, HMNS at Sugar Land, and George Observatory HOUSTON-The Houston Museum of Natural Science invites the public to observe a...
Celestial Smashups Seen in Cosmic Collisions
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Celestial Smashups Seen in Cosmic Collisions HOUSTON-Opening today, May 11, the Burke Baker Planetarium is proud to show Cosmic Collisions, narrated by Robert Redford, which launches visitors on a thrilling trip through space and time to...
A Day in the Life of a Dinosaur
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A Day in the Life of a Dinosaur Sugar Land, TX-Dinosaur Discovery, a new special exhibition at the Houston Museum of Natural Science at Sugar Land featuring a lively group of stomping, roaring, and animated dinosaurs, brings the...
Fabergé Imperial Easter Egg
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Fabergé Imperial Easter Egg Press Information:Melodie Wade (713) 639-4743 or mwade@hmns.orgSami Mesarwi (713) 639-4722 or smesarwi@hmns.org Public Information:(713) 639-4629 or www.hmns.org  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:...
Houston Museum of Natural Science Announces  Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition
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Houston Museum of Natural Science Announces Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition January 31, 2012-The Houston Museum of Natural Science announced today that it will host Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition during the 100th anniversary year of the Ship's sinking. The blockbuster...
Three powerful dynasties, all within your grasp at HMNS: Warriors, Tombs and Temples
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Three powerful dynasties, all within your grasp at HMNS: Warriors, Tombs and Temples In 2009, the Houston Museum of Natural Science and the BowersMuseumin Santa Ana, California, along with other prestigious museums around the world, hosted the highly-acclaimed exhibition, Terra Cotta...
The Houston Museum of Natural Science Presents Gemstone Carvings: Masterworks by Harold Van Pelt
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The Houston Museum of Natural Science Presents Gemstone Carvings: Masterworks by Harold Van Pelt For thousands of years, man has enjoyed the art of stone carving. Five thousand years ago, the Chinese began carving jade into mythical animals, and later the tradition of stone carving was carried...
Commemorating the 150th Anniversary of the Civil War
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Commemorating the 150th Anniversary of the Civil War When confederate forces attacked military installations at Fort Sumter on April 12, 1861, brother became pitted against brother, state against state, and north against south, all causing a young...
It Feels Like a Million Bucks
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It Feels Like a Million Bucks The elemental beauty of gold has inspired mankind for centuries. Over time, this gleaming yellow metal has been used for purposes both practical - with applications ranging from hard currency to...