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July

    • birds-of-paradise

      July 30, 2014

      After touring Birds of Paradise, a columnist recommends the exhibit and states, "It’s not your father’s Academy any more!"

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    • pinned

      July 29, 2014

      A preview of the new Art of Science exhibit.

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    • bug-fest

      July 26, 2014

      A look at the seventh annual Bug Fest.

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    • fireflies

      July 24, 2014

      Academy Educator Karen Verderame gives insight into increased numbers of fireflies this summer.

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    • dad-visit

      July 18, 2014

      Father brings his teenage son to the Academy to explore together.

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    • nerd-to-do

      July 16, 2014

      Philly geeks, nerds will get their day in the sun at the upcoming Philadelphia Geek Awards.

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    • geek-awards-again

      July 15, 2014

      Academy Educator Jill Sybesma says the Philadelphia Geek Awards aren't "subculture" anymore. ""It's just culture."

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    • moth-week

      July 13, 2014

      Moth Week Class features entomologist Stephen Mason presenting examples from the Academy's collection and demonstrating field collecting and bug-pinning methods.

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    • awards-geek

      July 8, 2014

      Academy paleontologist Dr. Ted Daeschler is nominated Scientist of the Year for his ground-breaking research on the origin of animals with limbs.

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    • geek-awards

      July 7, 2014

      The Philadelphia Geek Awards are coming soon and the nominees were announced today.

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    • academy-inspired

      July 5, 2014

      Washington State park official says his love and career in science were sparked by a visit to the Academy when he was 8 years old.

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    • teens-grant

      July 2, 2014

      Congressman Chaka Fattah announces federal funding to the Academy to foster international collaboration with museum counterparts in Mongolia.

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