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The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University

1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19103

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Regular Hours:
10 am–4:30 pm, Monday–Friday
10 am–5 pm, Weekends and Holidays

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Academy Blog

Celebrating Founders

Featuring video of scientific pioneer, Ruth Patrick.

Stefanie Kroll: Tales of a Watershed Scientist

Stefanie Kroll calls fieldwork her "Cinderella Clause."

Blue and Black Weevil

Why is this weevil blue and black; how do we know?


Nature in Chalk

Artist explains her mandalas and crush on Leonardo.

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