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Educator How-To: Deciphering Papyrus with the Egyptian Book of the Dead
April 26, 2013 · Be The First To Comment

Background: The Book of the Dead, ironically, is not a book at all, but rather a diverse collection of magical spells intended to aid the dead in successfully navigating the complicated and oft tumultuous process of reaching the afterlife. The bulk of the 200-plus spells discovered to date were created on papyrus, and a few […]

Science Doesn’t Sleep (7.21.08)
July 21, 2008 · Be The First To Comment

No, not that kind of lime. photo credit: Phillie Casablanca So here’s what went down after you logged off. The Olympics have been taken over by…the BLOB! It’s hurricane season, and you know what that means – we’ve got one headed for us. Adding lime to seawater could reduce atmospheric levels of CO2. It will […]


HMNS at Hermann Park

5555 Hermann Park Dr.
Houston,Texas 77030
(713) 639-4629


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HMNS at Sugar Land

13016 University Blvd.
Sugar Land, Texas 77479
(281) 313-2277


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George Observatory

21901 FM 762 Rd.
Needville, Texas 77461
(281) 242-3055

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Tuesday - Saturday By Reservation
Saturdays 3:00PM - 10:00PM
Saturdays (DST) 3:00PM - 11:00PM
DST = Daylight Savings Time.
Please call for holiday hours. Entry to Brazos Bend State Park ends at 9:30 p.m. daily
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