Lost Or Forgotten Houston History: Sports Edition
July 27, 2018 · Be The First To Comment

The Houston Museum of Natural Science has been a member of the Houston Community since 1909. We were established by the Houston Scientific Society, whose members had names like Ideson, Attwater, Westeimer and Kirby. We have so many ties to Houston history that it seems every time the wrecking ball swings we lose a part […]

The Whole Story Behind The Saharan Dust Over Houston And The Positive And Negative Effects Of It
July 18, 2018 · Be The First To Comment

For the past couple weeks you’ve probably been hearing about the dust plume settling over the Bayou City, producing beautiful sunsets while also wreaking havoc with our sinuses. You’ve  probably wondered why exactly this is happening, if its’ a result of climate change and if we should be worried. This blog will provide some answers […]

Gardening, Poison and Murder (Not Necessarily In that Order): Things To Do This Week At HMNS
July 16, 2018 · Be The First To Comment

Lecture – Murder, Mayhem and Death By Natural Causes by Nicole Temple Calling all fans of true crime! Join exhibit curator and fellow true-crime enthusiast Nicole Temple for a lecture regarding the darker side of Death By Natural Causes. As this lecture will contain a bit of murder and mayhem, it is not recommended for […]

A Few Daytrips From Houston That Offer Surprisingly Rewarding Experiences
July 13, 2018 · 1 Comment

Everyone knows that traveling is a rewarding experience, but there seems to be a misconception as to how far you have to go to attain this elusive “reward”. I’m not the most seasoned traveler on earth, but I’ve been to a few different countries and some pretty exotic destinations and I’m here to tell you […]

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