April 13, 2012 24-Hour Grand Opening
Friday, April 20, 5pm—Saturday, April 21, 5pm
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.
For immediate release—February 1, 2012
Education, Science, Features editors
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.
N.C. Museum of Natural Sciences hosts Darwin Day
For immediate release--January 24, 2012
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919.733.7450, ext. 305
The Museum is now accepting applications for the 2012 Educators of Excellence Institutes.
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.