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August

    • drawing-haddy

      August 28, 2014

      Academy Dinosaur Hall Coordinator Jason Pooles demonstrates the art of drawing the famous dinosaur from N.J.

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    • scientist-of-year

      August 22, 2014

      The Academy's Dr. Ted Daeschler is nominated for Scientist of the Year.

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    • teens-mongolia

      August 22, 2014

      The Academy is partnering with the National Museum of Mongolia to teach teen girls about climate change.

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    • bugblitz

      August 21, 2014

      Academy partners with Valley Forge National Park for Bug Survey.

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    • geekadelphia-reports

      August 18, 2014

      Another year, another fantastic sold out event for the Geek Awards at the Academy.

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    • geek-awards

      August 18, 2014

      Excitement reigned on the sidewalk outside of the Academy for the annual Philadelphia Geek Awards.

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    • birds-paradise

      August 10, 2014

      Exhibits Director Jennifer Sontchi describes the rigors of the research behind the Birds of Paradise exhibit.

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    • crunchy-good

      August 10, 2014

      Academy's annual Bug Fest is a crunchy good time.

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    • stamp

      August 8, 2014

      The Academy is among the museums participating in a program that offers free admission to qualifying high school students.

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    • maligned-moths

      August 8, 2014

      Educator Karen Verderame says there are absolutely beautiful moths in the Philadelphia area.

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    • pinned-bugs

      August 7, 2014

      "What? Bugs as art? Pinned to a board? Come on now."

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    • cbs-bugs

      August 7, 2014

      Invertebrate Specialist Karen Verderame brings her live insects to meet the CBS 3 crew two days before Bug Fest.

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    • watch-roaches

      August 6, 2014

      The Academy "dipped a bunch of hissing Madagascar cockroaches and maggots in paint and let them take off across the canvas to create their own vibrant, abstract masterpieces."

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    • live-bugs

      August 5, 2014

      Academy insect specialist Karen Verderame regales TV hosts with live roaches and a beetle from Bug Fest.

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    • seashells

      August 1, 2014

      Malacologist Amanda Lawless identifies seashells collected down the shore.

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