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BalletX Partners with Dinos after Dark

While we no longer live in the Philly area, I still love to be able to share about some of the great field trip ideas as it is still a driveable distance for us, and I know that some of my readers live in the area, so I wanted to share about this really cool… Continue reading BalletX Partners with Dinos after Dark

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Tiny Titans: Dinosaur Eggs and Babies Opens Sept. 30

Take a rare and exciting look at the life of dinosaurs through their eggs, nests and embryos in Tiny Titans: Dinosaur Eggs and Babies opening Saturday, Sept. 30 at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University.

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Paleopalooza the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University

Science and art come together at this year’s Paleopalooza, a weekend family festival of musical dinosaur puppetry, live animal shows of dinosaur descendants, rare dinosaur fossils, and even a look at the prehistoric sky, on Saturday and Sunday, March 4 and 5, at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University in Philadelphia. Visitors can… Continue reading Paleopalooza the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University

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Squishy, Stinky, Slimy Fun Starts May 16 with Animal Grossology at the Academy of Natural Sciences

PHILADELPHIA (April 13, 2015) — Oozing with disgusting science, Animal Grossology provides a slight off-kilter view of the animal kingdom starting Saturday, May 16, with its grand opening at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University. Get ready to be totally en-GROSS-ed!

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Summer Camp Events at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University

Summer is a great time to explore nature, and Bug Fest, summer camp and an exhibit about the squishiest, stinkiest, slimiest creatures on Earth offer some wonderful ways to do that at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University.

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Animal Grossology Exhibit Opens May 16 with Squishy Stinky Slimy Fun

Oozing with disgusting science and interactive learning games, a new exhibit opening Saturday, May 16, at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University provides a unique perspective on the animal kingdom. Get ready to be totally en-GROSS-ed!

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Explore Dinosaurs at Paleopalooza Feb. 14 and 15

Paleopalooza, a weekend festival featuring dinosaur fossils, paleo-illustration classes, engaging live animal shows and more, will take place Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 14 and 15, at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University.

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Ocean Fest Featuring the Philadelphia Shell Show, Oct. 18 and 19

PHILADELPHIA (September 25, 2014) — Keep the summer vibe going into the fall by exploring the enormous variety of creatures that live in the ocean “down the shore” at Ocean Fest featuring the Philadelphia Shell Show, Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 18 and 19, at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University. The festival features… Continue reading Ocean Fest Featuring the Philadelphia Shell Show, Oct. 18 and 19

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See the Fossils, Meet the Scientists Who Discovered the Newest Supermassive Dinosaur Dreadnoughtus Day, Sept. 20, at the Academy of Natural Sciences

PHILADELPHIA (September 11, 2014) — The public will have the chance to meet members of the team that discovered a recently unveiled 65-ton supermassive dinosaur and see some of its fossils for one day only at Dreadnoughtus Day, Saturday, Sept. 20, at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University.   On hand will be… Continue reading See the Fossils, Meet the Scientists Who Discovered the Newest Supermassive Dinosaur Dreadnoughtus Day, Sept. 20, at the Academy of Natural Sciences