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When Science Meets Legend: Mythic Creatures at the Science Museum of Minnesota

For the past couple of months, the Science Museum of Minnesota has been running the special exhibit, “Mythic Creatures: Dragons, Unicorns and Mermaids.”  The exhibit, initially developed by the American Museum of Natural History in New York, aims to shed light on the myths, legends, and stories from different cultures around the globe.   414 more words

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Crazy, Odd Exhibit at The Museum of Fine Art in Houston, TX - Ron Mueck

If you live in Houston and are planning to visit this exhibit STOP READING this post now!! I wouldn’t want to ruin any of its surprises :). 275 more words

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Rock Hall Features 50 Years of Rolling Stone with New Exhibit

Before the digital computer age and MTV, there was one magazine that covered music and pop culture like none other. The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum… 260 more words

Music

The discovery of a 5500-year-old cold case

In 1896, Sir Wallis Budge, Keeper of the Egyptian Department at the British Museum at the turn of the 20th century, reportedly witnessed the exhumation of six mummies dated to the predynastic era, the period between the Neolithic and Dynastic periods of Ancient Egypt, near the ruins of the ancient Egyptian town of Gebelein.1,2 The first of these bodies to be exhumed was a corpse that became known as… 639 more words

Bioarchaeology

Things To Do In Utah: The Power of Poison at NHMU

Okay, listen. I’m a nerd. Let’s get that right out of the way, just in case you haven’t noticed yet, because I want you to understand that I love the… 1,172 more words

Utah

From The Lab: Stabilizing A Tattoo Sketchbook

For the last three months or so, I’ve been interning at the New York Historical Society. One of the more interesting projects I completed there was the stabilization of a tattoo sketchbook which will be featured in an upcoming exhibit. 27 more words

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