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11/10/2017

Elementary school students in Thornton, Colo., select name for Triceratops found at nearby construction site   DENVER ― Oct. 11 ― In honor of National Fossil Day,the Denver Museum of Nature & Science and School District 27J announce that students from Brantner Elementary School in Thornton, Co…

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09/11/2017

The weather observing station located on the City Park Golf Course and operated by the Denver Museum of Nature & Science will be taken out of service at the end of November when construction begins on the golf course. This station is operated by the Museum in collaboration with Vaisala, a global…

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09/01/2017

November 2016 Denver Museum of Nature & Science to Offer MY Denver Card Holders Free Admission in December | Posted November 28 | The Denver Museum of Nature & Science will provide free admission to all MY Denver Card holders for the month of December. More... Denver Museum of Nature &…

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09/01/2017

Sponsorship will provide admission and transportation scholarships for students, program support                                                        For the second consecutive year, the Denver Museum of Nature & Science is the recipient of a sponsorship from Google through its Field Trip…

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06/11/2017

Invitamos a los miembros de la comunidad a participar en el estudio del efecto de los sabores agrios sobre los sabores sabrosos   DENVER ― El Laboratorio de Genética del Gusto del Denver Museum of Nature & Science ha elegido la universal combinación culinaria de los sabores sabrosos y agrios p…

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06/11/2017

Community members invited to participate in studying impact of acid on savory taste   DENVER ― The Genetics of Taste Lab at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science has chosen the universal culinary combination of savory and sour for its latest taste study, launching Nov. 20. The Museum invites t…

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05/10/2017

DENVER – The Denver Museum of Nature & Science and the Bird Conservancy of the Rockies announce the lineup for the 2017 lecture series. All presentations will be held at the Museum, 2001 Colorado Blvd.   Migration and Adaptation in Our Changing World When: Oct. 25, 7 p.m., Ricketson Auditorium…

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05/06/2017

Denver Museum of Nature & Science inaugura nueva exposición el 16 de junio   DENVER—Imagínese poder nadar a 60 millas por hora, demoler los cristales de un acuario de un puñetazo, o sus orejas actuar como sistema de aire acondicionado. De adentro para afuera, todo ser viviente es una máquina c…

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05/06/2017

New exhibition opens at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science on June 16   DENVER — Imagine if you could swim 60 miles an hour, your punch could break through aquarium glass, or your ears could act as air conditioners. From the inside out, every living thing is a machine built to move and surv…

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04/12/2017

Después de un mes de limpieza, los fósiles recolectados en Thornton, Colo., han sido reidentificados como otro dinosaurio con cuernos DENVER ― Dic. 5 ― Después de un mes de limpieza y análisis minucioso realizado por los voluntarios y el personal del Denver Museum of Nature & Science, se ha rei…

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04/12/2017

After a month of cleaning, fossils collected in Thornton, Colo., have been reidentified as another horned dinosaur DENVER ― Dec. 5 ― After a month of careful cleaning and examination by volunteers and staff atthe Denver Museum of Nature & Science, a nearly complete dinosaur skull and partial sk…

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02/08/2017

DENVER ― Aug. 2 ― The Denver Museum of Nature & Science is a proud co-sponsor and host site for the fifth Americas Latino Eco-Festival, Sept. 15 – 17, recognized as the largest multicultural event of its kind.   “This year’s festival is more urgent than ever,” said Irene Vilar, founder of Amer…

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01/09/2017

DENVER ― Agosto 30 ― El Denver Museum of Nature & Science anuncia el descubrimiento de un segundo cuerno, una porción de la gola ósea (la armadura de huesos detrás de su cabeza), la parte frontal de la mándíbula inferior y costillas y vértebras del Triceratops que se halló en la nueva Instalació…

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01/09/2017

DENVER―Sept. 1―The Denver Museum of Nature & Science has uncovered a total of 12 Triceratopsbones at the construction site for the City of Thornton’s Public Safety Facility. “Based on what we’ve uncovered up to this point, this find is likely the most complete Cretaceousperiodskeleton ever foun…

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