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2014/09/23 11:13
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For years, the Field Museum has been receiving inquiries from people who found a rock, plant, bird or other specimen and were looking for help identifying the mysterious item. The museum staff would...
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2014/09/22 16:13
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Stardust, a 770-pound NASA spacecraft about the size of an office desk, zoomed around space in the early 2000s collecting space dust — a remarkable achievement in itself that involved the use of a...
2014/09/22 14:51
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FAIRBANKS — The University of Alaska Museum of the North added a rare Alaska-only beetle to its collection this summer. Chionotyphlus alaskensis is a tiny, blind beetle first documented in 1976 that...
2014/09/22 09:09
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STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) - Works of a visiting artist-in-residence are on display through Nov. 8 at Mississippi State University's Visual Arts Center Gallery. WCBI-TV reports (http://bit.ly/1s8YXyA)...
2014/09/22 08:38
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WICHITA FALLS, Texas - flyby It will be a departure unlike any other, a moment which, when planes like the 1916 Curtiss Jenny were part of the training wing at Call Field, might have been accompanied...
2014/09/21 00:43
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Travelers to Miami International Airport may be greeted by Casey, a golden retriever puppy, at a security checkpoint. San Francisco International offers a yoga room. Portland International has local...
2014/09/20 11:14
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The Museum of Contemporary Art is going all out for David Bowie — some 400 objects, a gala, a Tumblr blog, a sponsorship from Louis Vuitton. This is understandable; the exhibit, organized by London's...
2014/09/19 14:09
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Spokane, Wash. - The most ferocious dinosaur that ever lived is now at the Mobius Science Center, in downtown Spokane. The exhibit, “A T. rex Named Sue,” features a cast of the most complete...
2014/09/18 11:13
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Hallways are her runways Peggy Kollias, 30, is a reading specialist for sixth- through eighth-grade students in Aurora. She has a blog called Hallways are my Runways. She was photographed at the...
2014/09/18 11:13
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Field Museum expands capital campaign to $250 million The Field Museum is trying to raise $250 million. The Field Museum is more than doubling its current capital campaign from $100 million to $250...
2014/09/18 04:36
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CHICAGO — From a James Galanos “New Look” black chiffon cocktail dress to a Christian Lacroix lace jumpsuit, Michigan Avenue will be the focus of an upcoming exhibit at the Chicago History Museum...
2014/09/16 17:46
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From the Field Museum to the Museum of Science and Industry, even to the new George Lucas Museum making its way into the city, Chicago is home to all sorts of historic archives. But one particular...
2014/09/15 18:12
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Two major arts galas on the same night? That's not supposed to happen, and usually it doesn't. This year, though, the Chicago Symphony Orchestra's Symphony Ball and the Museum of Contemporary Art's...
2014/09/14 15:59
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Supreme Court of India Museum houses the rich judicial heritage of the nation As I near the conclusion of this series, I am beginning to realise that there is no dearth of museums in this country. In...
2014/09/12 01:13
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The guy in the black shirt had a confused look on his face. "Are you from here?" he said, which is what tourists ask when they're in desperate need of directions. Our lost tourist had been walking...
2014/09/12 01:13
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A group of civic leaders calling themselves "Friends of Lucas Museum" launched Thursday in advance of a potential legal challenge to the art museum's proposed lakefront location and public hearings on...
2014/09/11 18:13
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Crocodiles' nasty reputation has long involved their toothy, snappish behavior. But back in the day when they were terrorizing dinosaurs, turns out some of them could even gallop across the African...
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If you think it sounds incongruous to describe the largest predatory dinosaur yet known as “half duck, half crocodile,” well, correct. But that’s the phrase University of Chicago paleontologist Paul...
2014/09/11 17:12
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New force to push for Lucas museum The Force is calling in some reinforcements. With significant public opposition continuing to the proposed Lucas Museum of Narrative Art, a new group with close...
2014/09/11 13:41
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Caterpillar parasitized by an unknown wasp; white splotches are the silk cocoons of wasp larvae. Photo courtesy of Lee Dyer, University of NevadaRodrigues' project is one of twelve funded this year by...
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