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Wednesday, January 28, 2015

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Genes in a Bottle

Thursday, February 12, 2015

Thursday, February 19, 2015

Butterfly Pavilion

Butterfly Pavilion

Learn how natural selection has shaped animals and plants together, and then take a stroll among live butterflies and exotic plants.

What Is Q?rius?

What Is Q?rius?

Q?rius is a first-of-its-kind interactive and experimental environment that brings scientists and their research out from behind the scenes. Students get tactile and up-close access to more than 6,000 objects from the Museum's collections.

Q?rius jr. - A Discovery Room

Q?rius jr. — A Discovery Room

Students in grades K-8 get a chance to practice their scientific inquiry skills as they interact with items from the Museum's collections.

Children in the O. Orkin Insect Zoo

O. Orkin Insect Zoo

Observe live insects and their many-legged relatives, touch and hold them, and watch tarantula feeding demonstrations.