RALEIGH — The North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences’ Nature Art Gallery presents “Moments of Eternity,” a series of oil paintings by North Carolina native Mark Stephenson, Friday, August 7 through Monday, August 31. A reception for the artist will be held in the Gallery from 6 to 8 p.m. on opening night. “Moments of Eternity” is inspired by the writings of H.D. Thoreau, as Thoreau's writings and philosophy parallel Stephenson’s philosophy as a painter.
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RALEIGH — Jeff Beane isn’t what you’d typically call a “people person.”
July 28, 2015 - 5:19pm
RALEIGH — On First Friday in August, venture into the deepest, starkest realms of the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences for a look at “The Gorgon.” Witness what happens when a female gorgon named Megaera takes human form and terrorizes a small European village by turning anyone who looks
July 20, 2015 - 11:36am
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July 14, 2015 - 5:05pm
RALEIGH — Join the brewers of Wake County at the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences in downtown Raleigh for a one-of-a-kind evening of beer and science.
July 6, 2015 - 12:06pm
RALEIGH — Although Pluto may now be considered a dwarf planet, making the journey to this far-out location is no small feat.
July 1, 2015 - 11:49am
RALEIGH — Once the largest and deepest gold mine in North America, the Homestake Mine in Lead, South Dakota, is now the home to a new breed of treasure hunter — scientists looking to answer some of the Universe’s most profound questions deep underground in the Sanford Underground Research Facilit
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June 12, 2015 - 2:41pm
RALEIGH — Did you know that 1.3 million Earths could fit into the Sun, or that the Sun generates its own kind of wind? The North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences celebrates the Sun at International SUNday on Sunday, June 21 from 1 to 5 p.m. Come join Museum astronomers and Raleigh Astronomy Club members for an afternoon of solar viewing, enlightening presentations, and activities for all ages. Learn about the latest research on our illuminating solar giant, discover the Sun’s important place as the super-hot center of our Solar System, and see how our very own star plays a key role in maintaining life on Earth.