We have held the last Open Minds: Teen Science Café for the 2013-2014 school year. Please join us again in October when we kick off a new season!
August 30, 2012 - 10:38am
August 28, 2012 - 3:56pm
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE — August 27, 2012
Arts, Entertainment, Travel, Science, Food Editors. Images available.
Contact: Emelia.Cowans@naturalsciences.org; 919.707.9837
BugFest 2012: Mantids
August 23, 2012 - 3:46pm
On a remote Japanese island, a beautiful but deranged scientist is breeding insects to take over the world, which is all well and good until her “killer bees” bring down an American plane carrying an H-bomb!
August 14, 2012 - 12:01pm
Titanic, the ship of dreams, still fascinates readers, moviegoers and just about anyone who has heard the tragic tale, even a century after an iceberg sent the now-legendary ship to the bottom of the icy North Atlantic. Starting September 29, visitors to the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences can follow that fateful voyage, take on the identity of a passenger, touch the iceberg and see more than 200 artifacts recovered from the broken ship’s debris field two-and-a-half miles beneath the surface.
August 8, 2012 - 4:50pm
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – August 8, 2012
Science, Education, Travel Editors. Images available.
Contact: Emelia.Cowans@naturalsciences.org; 919.733.7450, ext. 305
August 8, 2012 - 2:32pm
[RALEIGH] — In 1993, a baby bonobo changed Claudine Andre’s life forever.
August 2, 2012 - 4:58pm
ATHENS, Ohio (Aug. 2, 2012) — The rise of the Rocky Mountains and the appearance of a major seaway that divided North America may have boosted the evolution of new dinosaur species, according to a new Ohio University-led study.
July 30, 2012 - 5:14pm
[RALEIGH] - At NASA they’ve called it “Seven Minutes of Terror” — the white-knuckle moments as the new Curiosity rover goes tearing into the Martian atmosphere and, engineers hope, lands safely seven minutes later.
July 25, 2012 - 2:59pm
July 25, 2012 - 1:06pm
The North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences' Nature Art Gallery will host an exhibit of paintings by Shelly Hehenberger starting Friday, August 3, with an opening reception for the artist from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. The show, titled Chaos and Cosmos, continues through Monday, September 3.