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January

    • WINS-wins

      January 30, 2015

      The Academy “has been giving Philadelphia high school girls a back-stage pass to the world of scientific investigation."

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    • explore-paleopalooza

      January 29, 2015

      Paleopalooza, a weekend festival featuring dinosaur fossils and more, is coming Feb. 14 and 15.

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    • chalk-mandalas

      January 22, 2015

      A look at the Caryn Babaian: Nature In Chalk exhibit.

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    • chocolate-tv

      January 21, 2015

      Special Exhibits Coordinator Mary Bailey is interviewed for a feature on Chocolate: The Exhibition in the final days of the exhibit.

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    • nature-chalk

      January 20, 2015

      Everything’s ephemeral and connected. That’s what biology professor Caryn Babaian aims to relate to viewers in her art exhibit “Nature in Chalk.”

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    • butterfly-display

      January 18, 2015

      A rare half-male, half-female butterfly discovered in the Butterflies! exhibit is put on public display.

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    • collier-coalition

      January 12, 2015

      Carol Collier, senior advisor for for watershed management and policy, says droughts and rising sea levels brought about by climate change could push salty water from the Delaware Bay toward a Philadelphia drinking water intake.

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    • blogger-review

      January 11, 2015

      A blogger recounts her family's visit to the Academy.

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    • special-butterfly

      January 9, 2015

      An unusual butterfly just crawled out of its chrysalis at the Academy of Natural Science of Drexel University.

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    • museum-review

      January 9, 2015

      A visitor describes her family's recent visit to the Academy.

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    • chocolate-cuisine

      January 9, 2015

      A look at the Academy's annual fundraiser, this time with a chocolate theme.

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    • butterfly-display

      January 8, 2015

      A longtime volunteer discovered an extremely rare specimen.

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    • half-and-half

      January 8, 2015

      Volunteers at the Academy were shocked when the rare butterfly emerged.

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    • rare-butterfly

      January 7, 2015

      Unusual butterfly makes rare appearance. The Academy will display it for one month starting Jan. 17.

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    • big-brook

      January 2, 2015

      Ned Gilmore, collections manager of vertebrate biology, says Big Brook is THE place that’s open to the public to find Cretaceous fossils.

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