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January

    • tarantulas-6abc

      January 29, 2016

      Insect specialist Karen Verderame and Exhibit Director Jennifer Sontchi and students form Russell Byers Charter School are interviewed about the new tarantulas exhibit.

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    • tarantulas-phillycom

      January 29, 2016

      Reporter conquers fear of spiders and holds a tarantula from the exhibit.

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    • tarantulas-metrokids

      January 29, 2016

      Reporter discovers "a comfortable atmosphere in which to learn about these large spiders and set my fears aside" in Tarantulas: Alive and Up Close. 

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    • tarantulas-phillyvoice

      January 28, 2016

      Reporter describes his experience holding a live tarantula.

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    • tarantulas-cbs3

      January 27, 2016

      Academy Insect Specialist Karen Verderame livens up the CBS 3 studio with live tarantulas to highlight the museum's new exhibit.

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    • best-museum

      January 20, 2016

      Best College Reviews ranks the Academy the second best higher ed natural history museum in nation.

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    • tarantulas-geek

      January 20, 2016

      Are tarantulas creepy or just misunderstood?

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    • tarantulas-karen

      January 20, 2016

      Academy Insect Specialist Karen Verderame introduces Karen the tarantula, as Tarantulas: Alive and Up Close gets set to open.

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    • adult-overnight

      January 14, 2016

      Are you an amateur paleontologist? Then the Academy's adult sleepover is for you.

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    • bird-library

      January 13, 2016

      In a taxonomic library, shelves are full of birds, not books--a look at the Academy's Ornithology Collection.



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    • after-hours

      January 12, 2016

      The Academy's Overnight for Adults is geared to young adults.

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