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photographs

Flickr Photo of the Month: Butterflies! [Feb. 2011]
February 15, 2011 · 3 Comments

_MG_8184 by mkerkstra on Flickr. Posted here with permission. There are some amazing photographers that wander the halls of HMNS, and when we’re lucky, they share what they capture in our HMNS Flickr pool. Each month, we share one of these photos here on the blog. This month, we have a reminder that the time […]

June Flickr Photo of the Month: Bananagrams
June 29, 2009 · Be The First To Comment

This month’s featured photographer is Sulla55. On Valentine’s weekend we had several of our photographer friends from Flickr come to the museum to participate in Wikipedia Loves Art, a contest aimed at illustrating Wikipedia articles. We had over 40 photographers arrive and split into teams to see who could get the most and best shots of […]

100 Years – 100 Objects: Kodak Baby Brownie Camera
May 11, 2009 · 1 Comment

The Houston Museum of Natural Science was founded in 1909 – meaning that the curators of the Houston Museum of Natural Science have been collecting and preserving natural and cultural treasures for a hundred years now. For this yearlong series, our current curators have chosen one hundred exceptional objects from the Museum’s immense storehouse of […]

100 Years – 100 Objects: Falcate Orangetip
March 24, 2009 · Be The First To Comment

The Houston Museum of Natural Science was founded in 1909 – meaning that the curators of the Houston Museum of Natural Science have been collecting and preserving natural and cultural treasures for a hundred years now. For this yearlong series, our current curators have chosen one hundred exceptional objects from the Museum’s immense storehouse of […]


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