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Aquarium

Spend the weekend with HMNS: Go Fish Friday and get colorful with chalk Saturday at Via Colori
November 14, 2012 · Be The First To Comment

Join us at HMNS at Sugar Land this Friday, Nov. 16 as we celebrate our brand new, 2,000-gallon aquarium. Bring the whole family and indulge your inner kid with a museum-wide game of Go Fish. Kids will learn all about fish habitats with interactive activities, crafts and snackage for the whole family. And if you […]

Release your inner child — and maybe a fishie — at HMNS Sugar Land’s third birthday this Thursday
November 5, 2012 · 1 Comment

There is something fishy going on at the Houston Museum of Natural Science at Sugar Land. Literally. HMNS Sugar Land is celebrating a very special third birthday this Thursday, and with it, they’re unveiling a very watery gift for guests: a brand new, 2,000 gallon aquarium! Who wants to Go Fish! in Sugar Land? Patrons […]

This is a test…
May 1, 2009 · Be The First To Comment

This is a test… And so is this… No really – the skeleton of a sea urchin is called a test. Sea urchins are one kind of Echinoderm. And “echinoderm” is not some new spa skin treatment; it means “spiny skin” and refers to the phylum name for sea stars, sea urchins, sea cucumbers and all of […]

pIRANHA pH pUZZLE
October 14, 2008 · 1 Comment

My Weekday Lab class this month is about diffusion and osmosis. While I was looking for everyday analogies to dazzle my students with, I came across one I had not expected to find or witness: the effect of diffusion on my piranha population. Diffusion is a form of passive transport where molecules or particles, due […]



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