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Stars At War: Binary Stars, Cannibals, Cataclysmic Variables and Warped Space!
May 3, 2018 · Be The First To Comment

By Ralph Philips. HMNS Sugarland Docent, edited by James Wooten, HMNS  Astronomer May the fourth is coming, and with it some positively stellar events hosted by the Houston Museum of Natural Science to mark the occasion. There’s the May the Fourth mixer at our Main campus, and a Stellar Wars presentation with crafts and games […]

HMNS Weekly Happenings
April 30, 2018 · Be The First To Comment

Lecture – The Story of the Sword by Don Halter Warfare changes with the technology of the day. Historian and historical bladesmith, Donald Halter, will detail the evolution of edged and blunt force trauma weapons in medieval times. This presentation will include an overview of the advancement of iron and steel from the inception of […]

May The Fourth Be With You!
May 2, 2017 · Be The First To Comment

  I find your lack of costume disturbing. Get ready for our May the Fourth Be With You Mixer with these costume ideas. Houston, we’ve detected signs of intelligent life…at Mixers & Elixirs! Grab your friends on Thursday, May 4th and head to HMNS to celebrate your inner rebel or join the dark side at […]

Sam Lam: Legacy Camper
June 28, 2015 · Be The First To Comment

Once in a while, the Houston Museum of Natural Science Xplorations program gives children so much enthusiasm about science that they never really leave the museum. Sam Lam discovered the museum as a child with the Xplorations program, and has since never missed a summer at the museum. She now teaches some of the same summer […]



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