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  • December 5, 2011 - 10:22am

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – December 2, 2011      
    Arts, Entertainment, Travel Editors. Images available.    
    Contact: Emelia.Cowans@naturalsciences.org; 919.733.7450, x305

  • November 29, 2011 - 1:57pm

    RALEIGH — Brace yourself amigo for a most triumphant movie when the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences shows “Bill and Ted’s Excellent Adventure” on First Friday, December 2 at 7pm. Free. Dude! It’s the funniest comedy in the history of history!

  • November 29, 2011 - 1:35pm

    Chitin, like cellulose in plants and collagen in vertebrates, is a bio-molecule that provi

  • November 7, 2011 - 4:12pm
    ‘Genghis Khan: The Exhibition’ comes to downtown Raleigh
  • October 18, 2011 - 1:22pm

    UPDATED 10/24/2011

  • October 7, 2011 - 12:53pm

    The North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences and the North Carolina section of the American Chemical Society have teamed up once again to present Chemistry Day on Saturday, October 15 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Museum, located in downtown Raleigh at the corner of Jones and Salisbury streets. All of the Chemistry Day activities will take place on the first floor of the Museum. Free. This year’s theme is “Chemistry: Our Health, Our Future.”

  • October 3, 2011 - 11:38am

    Join us for an incredible, unbelievable story told the untamed way … and shown in intriguing 2-D … when “Robot Monster” launches an attack on common sense at the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences on First Friday, October 7 at 7pm. Free.

  • September 26, 2011 - 5:29pm

    Join us for a visual tour of the places in the world most affected by climate change, from the poles to mountains and our cities, when explorer and photojournalist Gary Braasch presents “Climate Change Now: A Photographer Explores the World of Global Warming” at the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences in downtown Raleigh on Monday, October 3, 7pm. Free.

  • September 21, 2011 - 10:26am

    Take A Child Outside Week, a national initiative spearheaded by the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences, kicks off Saturday, September 24 and runs through Friday, September 30.

  • September 13, 2011 - 8:00am

    The North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences’ annual BugFest Critter Cook-off, the official start to BugFest 2011, kicks off on Friday, September 16 at 11 a.m. in the Treasures Hall of the Museum. This Iron-Chef style media preview has been a crowd pleaser for more than ten years. Chef Jim Long, Executive Sous Chef at the Angus Barn will compete against Chef Michael Lee, Executive Chef of Sono Japanese Restaurant for the title of BugFest Critter Cook-off Champion 2011!


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