RALEIGH — Neandertals are our closest extinct relatives. They diverged from a common ancestor with humans about 300,000 years ago. Mysteriously, they disappeared from the fossil record about 30,000 years ago. Join Dr.
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February 3, 2012 - 12:45pmSummer Camp information
February 2, 2012 - 6:25pm
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January 31, 2012 - 11:28am
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Learn why it's all in the reflexes when the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences shows “Big Trouble in Little China” on First Friday, February 3 at 7pm. Free.
January 30, 2012 - 12:33pmNews from the Media and the Blogosphere February 7-13
N.C. Museum of Natural Sciences hosts Darwin Day
Sir Walter Wally prepares to make his official winter prediction on Groundhog Day, Thursday, February 2January 25, 2012 - 1:20pm
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January 17, 2012 - 5:18pm
The Museum is now accepting applications for the 2012 Educators of Excellence Institutes.
January 9, 2012 - 4:35pm
Most people alive today will witness a momentous juncture in the history of the human species – the point when explosive growth in human numbers and appetites peaks and is followed by … no one knows.
January 4, 2012 - 4:15pm
True to its namesake’s nature, Genghis Khan: The Exhibition will be occupying the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences in downtown Raleigh for an extra week.