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April 5, 2013 · 7 Comments

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Darwin speaks: NatGeo Live Blogging Event
February 6, 2009 · 1 Comment

Charles Darwin turns 200 this year – and in a neat coincidence, his book On The Origin of Species is 150 this year as well. (Very considerate of him to wait exactly 50 years to publish, so we can celebrate all at once.) That’s one angry-looking turkey. From National Geographic’s  Morphed: From Dinosaur to Turkey […]

The draw of Darwin
February 4, 2009 · Be The First To Comment

photo credit: CATR *Recomiendo ver fotos con su tamaño original The world has been captivated by the theories of Charles Darwin for a over a century. Celebrating this legacy is what HMNS is all about! When we introduced the concept of Darwin Day as a way to help convey the concept of evolution to children […]

Neon Leon: Highlighting da Vinci’s Genius
April 24, 2008 · Be The First To Comment

Unlike others of his time living in black and white, Leonard da Vinci’s world was neon. Da Vinci’s universal genius gave him a unique perspective that set him apart from everyone around him – allowing him to become a botanist, sculptor, musician, writer, anatomist, and engineer. Set your mind free and step into da Vinci’s […]



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