special-exhibitions

special exhibitions

Kids Can Learn About Physics at This Block Party, Too!
June 22, 2016 · Be The First To Comment

by Kavita Self The Houston Museum of Natural Science at Sugar Land’s summer special exhibit, Block Party, Too! opened Friday, June 3. At the End of School Festival the day before, patrons got an exclusive sneak peek at the summer fun, and it was a big hit! Similar to Block Party at HMNS, but with a Sugar […]

The Timeless Beauty of Wilderness: Mark Burns on his Photo Exhibition, The National Parks Project
June 7, 2016 · Be The First To Comment

by Mark Burns If you were to ask most Americans to name significant historical occurrences of 1864, most answers would probably involve the Civil War. But in fact it was in that same year that President Abraham Lincoln signed the Yosemite Grant protecting the land that formally became Yosemite National Park in 1890. This action […]

VIDEO: The 12 Days of HMNS
November 21, 2008 · 1 Comment

Recently, I’ve been fascinated by a wave of expert articles in various magazines, such as Scientific American Mind, advising me how to release my inner genius – because in my line of work it helps a lot if I can be creative in generating new ideas to get the word out about what’s happening at […]



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