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12/04/2018

DMNS is pleased to announce the addition of Rick Ambrose to its board of trustees

The Denver Museum of Nature & Science, the region’s leading resource for informal science education, is pleased to announce the addition of Rick Ambrose to its board of trustees. Ambrose is the executive vice president of Lockheed Martin Space and an officer of Lockheed Martin Corporation. He has nearly 40 years of experience in the defense and aerospace industry.

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11/30/2018

His book “Plundered Skulls and Stolen Spirits: Inside the Fight to Reclaim Native America’s Culture” earns award in history category.

DENVER ― June 13 ― The Denver Museum of Nature & Science proudly announces that  Chip Colwell, senior curator of anthropology, earned a Colorado Book Award in the history category for his 2017 book “Plundered Skulls and Stolen Spirits: Inside the Fight to Reclaim Native America's Culture.”   “…

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11/30/2018

La mansión desconcertante, una experiencia única para todas las edades, llega el 20 de julio al Denver Museum of Nature & Science

La mansión desconcertante, una experiencia única para todas las edades, llega el 20 de julio al Denver Museum of Nature & Science   DENVER. Ingrese a La mansión desconcertante, un lugar extravagante lleno de rompecabezas, acertijos y desafíos interactivos que ponen a prueba las mentes de todas…

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11/30/2018

“Mindbender Mansion,” a unique experience for all ages, opens at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science on July 20

DENVER — Enter “Mindbender Mansion,” a quirky place full of puzzles, brainteasers and interactive challenges that put minds of all ages to the test. This unique, high-energy experience opens at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science on July 20. “Mindbender Mansion” is a series of thematic “rooms…

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11/30/2018

La mansión desconcertante, una experiencia única para todas las edades, llega el 20 de julio al Denver Museum of Nature & Science

DENVER. Ingrese a La mansión desconcertante, un lugar extravagante lleno de rompecabezas, acertijos y desafíos interactivos que ponen a prueba las mentes de todas las edades. Esta singular y electrizante experiencia abre el viernes 20 de julio en el Denver Museum of Nature & Science.   La mans…

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11/30/2018

SCFD Community Free Day celebrates all children with multicultural activities and programs

DENVER ― April 16 ― The Denver Museum of Nature & Science and the Mexican Cultural Center in partnership with Telemundo Denver to host the fifth annual “Día del Niño: Celebrating All Children,” an SCFD Community Free Day event, on April 29 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.   “This day is a very important…

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11/30/2018

Día gratuito SCFD para la comunidad celebra a todos los niños con actividades y programas multiculturales.

DENVER ― 16 de Abril  ― El Museo de Naturaleza y Ciencia de Denver y el Centro Cultural Mexicano en colaboración con Telemundo Denver presentan el quinto festejo anual del “Dia del Niño: Celebrando a todos los niños”, en su “Día gratuito SCFD para la comunidad”, el 29 de Abril de 9 a.m. a 5 p.m.   …

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11/30/2018

Museum offers free admission to military personnel and their families from Memorial Day to Labor Day

DENVER—The Denver Museum of Nature & Science announces its participation in the Blue Star Museums program, a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense, and more than 2,000 museums across America to offer free general admission to the n…

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11/30/2018

DENVER MUSEUM OF NATURE & SCIENCE PARTICIPARÁ EN EL PROGRAMA BLUE STAR MUSEUMS

DENVER. El Denver Museum of Nature & Science anuncia su participación en el programa Blue Star Museums, una iniciativa de colaboración entre el Fondo Nacional de las Artes, la organización Blue Star Families, el Departamento de Defensa y más de 2,000 museos de todo el país para ofrecer entrada g…

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11/30/2018

Ten different scrolls will be on display at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science beginning June 11

DENVER — May 21 — Ten different Dead Sea Scrolls will come to Denver in early June to replace those currently on display in the “Dead Sea Scrolls” exhibition at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science. The second set of authentic scroll fragments will be displayed until the exhibition closes on Se…

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11/30/2018

Otros diez manuscritos estarán en exposición en el Denver Museum of Nature & Science a partir del 11 de junio

DENVER, 16 de mayo. A principios de junio llegarán otros diez Manuscritos del Mar Muerto a Denver que reemplazarán a los que están actualmente en exhibición en el Denver Museum of Nature & Science. El segundo grupo de fragmentos de los manuscritos auténticos estarán en exhibición hasta que la ex…

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11/30/2018

Ground-dwelling birds survived while their close, tree-dwelling relatives went extinct after asteroid impact 66 million years ago.

DENVER ― Sixty-six million years ago, an asteroid struck the earth and wiped out non-avian dinosaurs. Now, researchers reporting in “Current Biology” on May 24 have pieced together what that asteroid impact meant for birds. From multiple lines of evidence, including the plant fossil record and the e…

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11/30/2018

Tickets on sale now for world-renowned exhibition, opening at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science on March 16

DENVER – Tickets are on sale for “Dead Sea Scrolls,” the exhibition that has captivated millions around the world, which opens at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science on March 16. The presenting sponsor is the Sturm Family Foundation, with major support from Henry and Lorie Gordon, and GHP Inve…

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11/30/2018

Ya están a la venta los boletos para esta exposición de fama mundial que se inaugura en el Denver Museum of Nature & Science el 16 de marzo

DENVER – Ya están a la venta los boletos para Los manuscritos del Mar Muerto, la exposición que ha cautivado a millones de personas alrededor del mundo y que se inaugura en el Denver Museum of Nature & Science el 16 de marzo. El patrocinador principal es la Sturm Family Foundation, con apoyo imp…

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11/30/2018

DENVER MUSEUM OF NATURE & SCIENCE ANNOUNCES 2018 HIGHLIGHTS

The Denver Museum of Nature & Science will offer a full schedule of temporary exhibitions, IMAX films, SCFD Community Free Days, and dozens of educational programs for curious minds of all ages in 2018. Below are highlights for the coming year.   Reservations and a complete list of offerings a…

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11/30/2018

DENVER MUSEUM OF NATURE & SCIENCE ANUNCIA SUS ATRACCIONES PRINCIPALES PARA EL 2018

En el 2018, el Denver Museum of Nature & Science ofrecerá un programa completo de exposiciones temporales, películas IMAX, Días Gratis de la Comunidad SCFD, además de docenas de programas educativos para satisfacer la curiosidad de los visitantes de todas las edades. A continuación describimos l…

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11/30/2018

Science Clubhouses offer unique spin on traditional career fair, focus on STEAM careers

DENVER – Feb. 20 – The Denver Museum of Nature & Science and CBS4, KCNC-TV, will host the fourth annual Girls and Science, a one-day event on March 3 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science, 2001 Colorado Blvd. All ages are welcome. Activities will be oriented to child…

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11/30/2018

Una feria de profesiones enfocada en promover la ciencia, tecnología, ingeniería, arte y matemáticas (STEAM, por sus siglas en inglés) entre las jóvenes.   DENVER – Feb. 20 – El Museo de Naturaleza y Ciencia de Denver y CBS4, KCNC-TV, presentarán su cuarto evento anual “Las Niñas y la Ciencia”, ev…

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11/30/2018

More than 6,000 bones of duck-billed dinosaurs collected from eastern Wyoming recently arrived at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science

DENVER ― Nov. 28 ― The Denver Museum of Nature & Science received its largest-ever donation of dinosaur fossils this month, more than 6,000 bones of Edmontosaurus from eastern Wyoming. The collection, assembled during several years of excavations by the Hankla family of Danville, Ky., includes s…

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11/30/2018

Denver Museum of Nature & Science will host world-renowned exhibition featuring world heritage artifacts in spring 2018

DENVER―Sept. 19―The Dead Sea Scrolls, the exhibition that has captivated millions around the world, will open at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science on March 16, 2018. The presenting sponsor is Sturm Family Foundation, with major support from Lorie and Henry Gordon.   The regional premiere o…

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11/30/2018

A final bone, part of the sacrum, was uncovered at Thornton, Colo., site.

DENVER―Sept. 19―The Denver Museum of Nature & Science has concluded its excavation of a Triceratops at the construction site for the City of Thornton’s Public Safety Facility. An estimated 80 percent of the Triceratops skull and 15 percent of the skeleton were recovered, making this the most com…

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11/30/2018

Los alumnos de una escuela primaria de Thornton, Colorado, seleccionaron el nombre del Triceratops hallado en una construcción cercana

DENVER ― Oct. 11 ― En honor del Día Nacional de los Fósiles, el Denver Museum of Nature & Science y el Distrito Escolar 27J anunciaron que los alumnos de la escuela primaria Brantner en Thornton, Colorado, han seleccionado el nombre Tiny (pequeñito) para el tricératops que se halló hace poco en…

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11/30/2018

Funds will support the move of 72,000 archaeological objects into recently opened Avenir Collections Center

DENVER – Oct. 27 – The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) awarded $300,000 to the Denver Museum of Nature & Science as part of NEH’s Sustaining Cultural Heritage Collections program. The funds will support a three-year project to sustainably preserve 72,000 objects from the Museum’s arc…

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11/30/2018

DENVER—Meet T. rex’s biggest, baddest, newest members of the family! The temporary exhibition Ultimate Dinosaurs—opening at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science on Friday, October 6—goes beyond familiar dinosaurs to showcase some of the most spectacular fossils unearthed in recent years. Evo…

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11/30/2018

DENVER — Aug. 23 — Middle school teachers, students, and families of Denver Public Schools will receive a boost in science teaching and learning thanks to a $500,000 grant from the Carnegie Corporation of New York recently awarded to Urban Advantage Denver. The program, a partnership between the Den…

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11/30/2018

DENVER―August 29― The Denver Museum of Nature & Science has confirmed that the fossil of a Triceratops has been uncovered at Thornton’s new Public Safety Facility at 132nd Avenue and Quebec Street. So far, a horn and shoulder blade have been unearthed. Work will continue for the next several day…

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11/30/2018

DENVER―Agosto 29― El Denver Museum of Nature & Science ha confimado el descubrimiento de fósiles de un Triceratops en la nueva Instalación Pública de Seguridad ubicada en la Avenida 132 con la calle Quebec. Hasta el momento, se han desenterrado un cuerno y un omóplato. Se continuará la excavació…

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11/30/2018

Second Triceratops Horn, Additional Bones Unearthed in Thornton

DENVER―August 30― The Denver Museum of Nature & Science announces that a second horn, a portion of the frill (the shield of bones behind the head), the beak at the front of the lower jaw, ribs and vertebrae of the Triceratops at the City of Thornton’s new Public Safety Facility have been uncover…

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11/30/2018

ENFRENTE UNA NUEVA CLASE DE CRIATURAS PREHISTÓRICAS

DENVER—¡Conozca a los más nuevos, más malos y más grandes miembros de la familia de Tiranosaurio Rex! La exposición temporal Dinosaurios máximos —que será inaugurada en el Denver Museum of Nature & Science el viernes, 6 de octubre— va más allá de los dinosaurios ya conocidos y nos presenta algun…

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11/30/2018

DENVER―15 de mayo― El Denver Museum of Nature & Science anuncia su más reciente programa de descuentos en asociación con el Denver Human Services (DHS). A partir del 27 de mayo, los beneficiarios del Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program (SNAP)/ Programa de Asistencia Nutricional Suplement…

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11/30/2018

Museum will offer free admission to military personnel and their families Memorial Day  through Labor Day DENVER―May 22―The Denver Museum of Nature & Science announces its participation in the Blue Star Museums program, a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Famili…

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11/30/2018

DENVER―22 de mayo― El Denver Museum of Nature & Science anuncia su participación en el programa Museos Estrella Azul —una colaboración entre el Fondo Nacional para las Artes, las Familias Estrella Azul, el Departamento de Defensa y más de 2,000 museos por todo el país— con el fin de ofrecer entr…

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11/30/2018

DENVER―May 31―The Denver Museum of Nature & Science will provide free admission to all MY Denver Card holders June 3 through Aug. 20.   “We are so grateful to be a place that for an hour or all day children and their families can ignite and explore their passions for science,” said George Spar…

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11/30/2018

DENVER — June 23 — The Denver Museum of Nature & Science received the 2017 Buildy Award from the Building Museum Symposium for the Morgridge Family Exploration Center and Avenir Collections Center. The award recognizes the Museum’s leadership in creating a space with a lasting positive impact on…

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11/30/2018

DENVER – Feb. 21 – The Denver Museum of Nature & Science and CBS4, KCNC-TV, will host the third annual Girls and Science, a one-day event on Saturday, March 4 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science, 2001 Colorado Blvd. All ages are welcome. Activities will be oriented…

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11/30/2018

Una feria de profesiones enfocada en promover la ciencia, tecnología, ingeniería, arte y matemáticas (STEAM, por sus siglas en inglés) entre las jóvenes.    DENVER – 21 de febrero – El Museo de Naturaleza & Ciencia de Denver y CBS4, KCNC-TV, te invita al tercer evento anual “Las Niñas y la Cie…

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11/30/2018

DENVER — Wanderer, warrior, friend or foe? Who were the Vikings really? A myth-busting exhibition that has captivated more than a million people around the world is coming to Colorado.   “Vikings: Beyond the Legend”— opening at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science on March 10 — lays to waste…

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11/30/2018

DENVER —¿Viajeros, guerreros, amigos o enemigos? ¿Quiénes fueros los vikingos realmente? Una exposición rompe-mitos que ha cautivado a más de un millón de personas alrededor del mundo está por llegar a Colorado.   Vikingos: Más allá de la leyenda —por inaugurarse en el Denver Museum of Nature &…

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11/30/2018

DENVER ― March 22 ― The Denver Museum of Nature & Science is partnering with the Mexican Cultural Center and Telemundo Denver to host the fourth annual “Dia del Nino: celebrating all children” for SCFD Community Free Day on April 30 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.   “Dia del nino: celebrating all childr…

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11/30/2018

DENVER – 22 de marzo - El Museo de Naturaleza y Ciencia de Denver  en colaboración con el Centro Cultural Mexicano y Telemundo Denver presentan la cuarta celebración anual del Día del Niño: celebrando a todos los niños en su “Día Gratuito para la Comunidad del SCFD”, el 30 de abril de 9 a.m. a 5 p.m…

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11/30/2018

DENVER―May 15― The Denver Museum of Nature & Science announces its newest discount program in partnership with Denver Human Services (DHS). Beginning on May 27, Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program (SNAP) recipients will receive $1 admission per person for up to 10 people when they show t…

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11/30/2018

Temporary exhibition comes to the Denver Museum of Nature & Science, one of only five stops on the U.S. tour    DENVER — Scientific findings that time could not erase from ancient Egyptian and Peruvian mummies are revealed in the new temporary exhibition Mummies: New Secrets from the Tombs, op…

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11/30/2018

New online experience by Google, the Denver Museum of Nature & Science and other natural history institutions around the world brings rarely seen collections to the public for free DENVER – Sept. 13 – The Denver Museum of Nature & Science and Google Cultural Institute invite people to exper…

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11/30/2018

Advances in CT scanning and additional tests reveal new secrets held within mummies, coffins from the Museum’s collection   DENVER ― Oct. 24 ― In April, the Denver Museum of Nature & Science partnered with Children’s Hospital Colorado to conduct CT scans on two female mummies and coffins displ…

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11/30/2018

Three-part speaker series explores new ideas and science presented by ornithology and evolutionary biology experts   DENVER – The Denver Museum of Nature & Science and the Bird Conservancy of the Rockies announce the 2016 speaker series “Birds of Change: Adaptation, Survival and Our Changing W…

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11/30/2018

DENVER―Nov. 28, 2016―The Denver Museum of Nature & Science will provide free admission to all MY Denver Card holders for the month of December.   “You never know what will spark imagination, curiosity and creativity, and we’re excited to have the potential to be a catalyst for so many stude…

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11/30/2018

Kick Off Your Summer with MacGillivray Freeman’s “National Parks Adventure 3D,” Opening at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science on May 27 New film commemorates the 100th anniversary of the National Park Service   DENVER — May 16 — “National Parks Adventure 3D,” from MacGillivray Freeman Film…

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11/30/2018

DENVER―June 15, 2016―The Denver Museum of Nature & Science announced the launch of Blue Star Museums, a collaborating among the National Endowment of the Arts, Blue Star Famillies, the Department of Defense, and more than 2,000 museums across America to offer free admission to the nation's activ…

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11/30/2018

DENVER― July 14, 2016 ― It is common knowledge that the modern turtle shell is largely used for protection. No other living vertebrate has so drastically altered its body to form such an impenetrable protective structure as the turtle. However, a new study by an international group of paleontologist…

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11/30/2018

DENVER― July 12, 2016 ― The Denver Museum of Nature & Science recently visited Russia to lend three gem carvings from the Museum’s collection to the Kremlin for an exhibition about the Russian artist Vasily Konovalenko. The Konovalenko sculptures will be on display at the Patriarch’s Palace of t…

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11/30/2018

The Denver Museum of Nature & Science today celebrated the grand re-opening of the Gates Planetarium. The Planetarium temporarily closed earlier this month to install upgraded projection equipment, making the experience sharper and more vibrant.   Evans & Sutherland (E&S) installed an…

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11/30/2018

Science Clubhouses offer unique spin on traditional career fair, focus on STEAM careers   The Denver Museum of Nature & Science and CBS4, KCNC-TV, will host Girls and Science, a one-day event on March 5 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science, 2001 Colorado Blvd. Al…

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11/30/2018

Feria de profesiones enfocada en promover la ciencia, tecnología, ingeniería, arte y matemáticas (STEAM, por sus siglas en inglés).   El Museo de Naturaleza & Ciencias y CBS4, KCNC-TV, te invitan al evento “Las Niñas y las Ciencias”. Se llevará a cabo el 5 de marzo de 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. en el Mus…

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11/30/2018

Walsh Is a Seasoned Cultural Organization Professional With a Passion for Community and Informal Science Education   The Denver Museum of Nature & Science is excited to announce that Nancy Walsh has been named vice president of museum partnerships and programs. Walsh brings more than 20 years…

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11/30/2018

Exhibition supported by Google.org coming to the Denver Museum of Nature & Science in March They’re here … to help and improve our lives. A new groundbreaking exhibition, Robot Revolution, supported by Google.org with additional major support from The Boeing Company, will open at the Denver Mus…

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11/30/2018

Una exposición apoyada por Google.org llega al Denver Museum of Nature & Science en marzo Ya llegó … para ayudar y mejorar nuestras vidas. Una innovadora exposición, Revolución Robótica, apoyada por Google.org con importante apoyo adicional de The Boeing Company, abrirá sus puertas en el Denver…

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11/30/2018

SCFD Community Free Day celebrating all children will also include a meet and greet with actress Sofia Lama and family resource booths. The Denver Museum of Nature & Science is partnering with the Mexican Cultural Center, the Consulate General of Mexico in Denver and Telemundo Denver to host a…

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11/30/2018

Advances in CT Scan technology, additional tests may reveal new secrets held within the artifacts.   The Denver Museum of Nature & Science partnered with Children’s Hospital Colorado to scan two mummies and a sarcophagus from the Museum’s Egyptian Mummies exhibit. Children’s Colorado donated i…

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11/30/2018

DENVER – Oct. 14 – The Denver Museum of Nature & Science, the region’s leading resource for informal science education, announces the addition of Matthew Burkett to its Board of Trustees.“I’m looking forward to tapping into Matthew’s vision and energy as we develop new initiatives and build on e…

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11/30/2018

Dinosaur Gulch children’s play area debuting at Cherry Creek Shopping Center to encourage interest in nature and science.DENVER – Nov. 16 – The Denver Museum of Nature & Science, in partnership with Cherry Creek Shopping Center, will celebrate the grand opening of the Museum’s first off-site exh…

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11/30/2018

DENVER – Dec. 21 – The Denver Museum of Nature & Science, the region’s leading resource for informal science education, announces the addition of Garth Spellman as curator of ornithology.Spellman focuses on how recent and ancient environmental changes affect bird species. Birds are products of t…

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11/30/2018

The sweet experience opens at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science on Feb. 12.DENVER — Jan. 25 — Chocolate. The word conjures up visions of candy bars, hot fudge sundaes, rich brownies and other indulgences, yet chocolate’s origin as a bitter seed found deep in the rainforest has been known for…

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11/30/2018

Esta dulce experiencia empezará en el Denver Museum of Nature & Science el 12 de febrero. Chocolate. La palabra evoca visiones de barras de chocolate, helados con salsa de chocolate, deliciosos brownies y otros deleites si bien el origen del chocolate como una semilla amarga que se halla en reg…

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11/30/2018

Interactive exhibition is a riveting journey into the mind of the world’s most famous detective. DENVER—SEPT. 14—The game is afoot, but all is not what it seems! Step into Victorian London and test your powers of observation as you work alongside the world’s most famous detective in “The Internation…

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11/30/2018

Esta exposición interactiva constituye una fascinante travesía por la mente del detective más famoso del mundo. DENVER—FECHA— ¡El juego está en marcha, pero no todo es lo que aparenta ser! Visita la Londres victoriana y pon a prueba tus habilidades de observación, mientras trabajas al lado del detec…

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11/30/2018

Ancient reptiles without shells linked to modern turtles.DENVER – Sept. 14 – A research team that included paleontologist Tyler Lyson of the Denver Museum of Nature & Science has determined that a 260-million-year-old fossil species found in South Africa’s Karoo Basin provides a long-awaited gli…

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11/30/2018

Film opens Friday, April 17, in honor of 25th anniversary of Hubble’s launch“Breathtaking, extraordinary and awe-inspiring!”– Access Hollywood“IMAX is the ultimate planetarium in this awesome 3D documentary.”– Entertainment Weekly“‘Hubble 3D’ truly dazzles.”– Associated PressApril 17–DENVER–In celeb…

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11/30/2018

DENVER—April 11, 2015 - The Colorado Music Hall of Fame (CMHOF), a non-profit organization founded in 2011 to inspire music fans with the power of Colorado music history, announced that George Sparks the President and CEO of the Denver Museum of Nature & Science, has joined the board of director…

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11/30/2018

Museum will offer free admission to military personnel and their families through Labor DayDENVER―May 20, 2015―The Denver Museum of Nature & Science announces its participation in the Blue Star Museums program, a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, the De…

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11/30/2018

DENVER—Nov. 24, 2014— Four years ago, a bulldozer operator turned over some bones during construction at Ziegler Reservoir near Snowmass Village, Colorado. Scientists from the Denver Museum of Nature & Science were called to the scene and confirmed the bones were those of a juvenile Columbian ma…

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11/30/2018

DENVER―February 2― The Denver Museum of Nature & Science and CBS4, KCNC-TV, will host “Girls and Science,” a one-day event on Saturday, February 7, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science, 2001 Colorado Blvd. The theme is “Science Clubhouse,” which encourages girls to…

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11/30/2018

DENVER – March 18 – Dragons, unicorns, and mermaids have descended upon Larimer Square in anticipation of the exhibition Mythic Creatures: Dragons, Unicorns, and Mermaids, opening Friday, March 20, at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science. The mythic creatures will be on display on Larimer Squar…

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11/30/2018

DENVER – April 13, 2015 – The Denver Museum of Nature & Science is partnering with the Mexican Cultural Center and the Consulate General of Mexico in Denver to host a Día del Niño celebration for its SCFD Free Day on Saturday, April 25 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.In addition to free general admission f…

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11/30/2018

DENVER – 13 de abril del 2015 – Denver Museum of Nature & Science se asocia con el Centro Cultural Mexicano y el Consulado General de México para celebrar el Día del Niño el sábado 25 abril de 9 a.m. a 5 p.m. con entrada libre a sus instalaciones.Además de la entrada gratuita, la celebración inc…

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11/30/2018

DENVER―July 17, 2014― To express its appreciation for decades of support, the Denver Museum of Nature & Science has named its new plaza in honor of the Boettcher Foundation. The airy plaza outside the Museum’s new wing has been dedicated as Boettcher Plaza.   “The Museum is grateful for Boettc…

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11/30/2018

DENVER – July 28, 2014 – The Denver Museum of Nature & Science, the region’s leading resource for informal science education, announces the addition of John Levisay to its Board of Trustees. “John’s energy and enthusiasm are contagious, and his innovative spirit complements our board,” said Geo…

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11/30/2018

DENVER – July 23, 2014 – We wanted to share some exciting news about the landscaping and upgrades around the Museum. These improvements will enhance the experience for museum visitors, park visitors and neighbors alike.   SOUTH SIDE OF MUSEUM   The new landscaping on the south side of the Museum…

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11/30/2018

DENVER – SEPTEMBER 10, 2014 – The Denver Museum of Nature & Science, the region’s leading resource for informal science education, will unveil a new sculpture by award-winning artist Kent Ullberg. The piece, entitled Snowmastodon, will be installed later this month on the west side of the Museum…

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11/30/2018

DENVER—Whales: Giants of the Deep, a new exhibition that transports visitors to the vibrant underwater world of the mightiest animals on Earth, opens at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science on Friday, October 10. With life-size models and more than 20 real specimens on display—including the ske…

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11/30/2018

DENVER―May 19, 2014―The Denver Museum of Nature & Science announces its participation in the Blue Star Museums program, a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense, and more than 2,000 museums across America to offer free general admis…

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11/30/2018

DENVER—May 22, 2014—Amplify your Friday nights this summer with local food, science fun, and more during Summer Nights @ the Museum at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science, May 30 through August 22.    Guests will purchase an all-access ticket for $12 for Museum members and $15 for nonmembers…

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11/30/2018

DENVER―May 27, 2014―The Denver Museum of Nature & Science will open its newest permanent exhibition, the all-new Discovery Zone on Saturday, June 7. The exhibition is made possible by Kaiser Permanente and is located in the Museum’s new wing, the Morgridge Family Exploration Center. In Discovery…

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11/30/2018

DENVER—June 16, 2014—A summer tradition returns! The Denver Museum of Nature & Science and the Denver Film Society are partnering to present the fourth annual Sci-Fi Film Series this summer.   Beginning Wednesday, July 9, the series will feature a lineup of five science fiction films, hosted b…

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11/30/2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  CONTACTMaura O’[email protected]   SPRING BREAK PROGRAMMING AT THE DENVER MUSEUM OF NATURE & SCIENCE Free programming included with general admission ticket DENVER – March 19, 2014 – The Denver Museum of Nature & Science, the region's leading re…

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11/30/2018

DENVER MUSEUM OF NATURE & SCIENCE EARNS TOURISM STAR AWARD Museum recognized for temporary exhibitions, new addition   DENVER—March 20, 2014—The Denver Museum of Nature & Science received a Tourism Star Award during the Denver and Colorado Tourism Industry Hall of Fame dinner on March 20.…

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11/30/2018

Top Programs and Events at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science in September and October TEMPORARY EXHIBITION COMING SOON! MythBusters: The Explosive Exhibition Opening Friday, October 11 Can you really huff and puff and blow a house down? Can you swing from a suspended phone book? Don’t tr…

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11/30/2018

MUSEUM PARTICIPATES IN GEOLOGICAL SOCIETY OF AMERICA ANNUAL MEETING Dr. Scott Sampson to Deliver Free Public Lecture DENVER—October 15, 2013—Dr. Scott Sampson, vice president of research and collections and chief curator at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science, will present a free public lect…

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11/30/2018

Top Programs and Events at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science in November and December 2013 TEMPORARY EXHIBITION MythBusters: The Explosive Exhibition Now through January 5, 2014 Can you really huff and puff and blow a house down? Can you swing from a suspended phone book? Don’t try this…

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11/30/2018

Denver Museum of Nature & Science Offers Holiday Fun for the Family, Including Discounted Evenings to See MythBusters Museum open from 9 to 5 on Thanksgiving; closed only on December 25 through the holiday season Denver—November 20, 2013—With kids out of school and family in town for the holid…

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11/30/2018

Denver Museum of Nature & Science Hires Executive Chef Denver—May 22, 2013—The Denver Museum of Nature & Science has named Patrick Hartnett as executive chef. Hartnett has big plans for the Museum’s T-Rex Cafe and special events menus, particularly offering food that is healthier and more l…

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11/30/2018

Top Programs and Events at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science in June and July IMAX Summer of IMAX Friday, May 31 through Monday, September 2, Buy Three IMAX Films, Get One Free Phipps IMAX Theater reaches its 30th anniversary this summer, so we invite you to create your own film festival…

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11/30/2018

WORLD PREMIERE OF MAYA: HIDDEN WORLDS REVEALED ON JUNE 21 IN MINNESOTA; OPENS IN DENVER FEBRUARY 2014 Denver Museum of Nature & Science Collaborates with Three Other Museums to Develop Largest Exhibition about the Maya June 21, 2013—Denver, Colorado—Maya: Hidden Worlds Revealed, a brand new, o…

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11/30/2018

The Ice Age Hits the Streets of Denver Denver Museum of Nature & Science sends a fleet of “tusked” Yellow Cabs around town DENVER—March 19, 2013—Drivers on the streets of Denver may do a double-take when they see a Yellow Cab topped with a tusk. These specially fabricated taxis are promoting M…

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11/30/2018

Celebrate Earth Day on April 21 with an SCFD Free Day at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science Special Earth-friendly programming scheduled throughout the day DENVER – April 15, 2012 –The Denver Museum of Nature & Science invites families and visitors of all ages to celebrate Earth Day dur…

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11/30/2018

Denver Museum of Nature & Science Curator Finds New Species of Dinosaur New carnivorous dinosaur from Madagascar raises intriguing questions about the fossil record Denver, CO—April 18, 2013—The first new species of dinosaur from Madagascar in nearly a decade was announced today, filling an im…

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11/30/2018

Denver Museum of Nature & Science Receives Honors for Distance Learning Program Colorado Distance Learning Association Awards Museum Teacher of the Year and Program of the Year DENVER- April 26, 2013- The Denver Museum of Nature & Science has been awarded two honors from the Colorado Dista…

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11/30/2018

Top Programs and Events at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science in May and June TEMPORARY EXHIBITION Mammoths and Mastodons: Titans of the Ice Age Closes May 27 Return to the Ice Age. In Mammoths and Mastodons: Titans of the Ice Age, you will encounter some of Earth's most awe-inspiring mam…

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11/30/2018

Top Programs and Events at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science in February and March TEMPORARY EXHIBITION NEW! Mammoths and Mastodons: Titans of the Ice Age Opens February 15 Return to the Ice Age. In Mammoths and Mastodons: Titans of the Ice Age, you will encounter some of Earth's most aw…

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11/30/2018

Advance Tickets for Mammoths and Mastodons: Titans of the Ice Age Available February 1 Exhibition opens February 15 at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science Denver—January 28, 2013—Tickets for theDenver Museum of Nature & Science’s next temporary exhibition—Mammoths and Mastodons: Titans o…

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11/30/2018

Denver Museum of Nature & Science Names Dr. Scott Sampson Vice President of Research and Collections Denver—February 19, 2013—Dr. Scott Sampson has been named vice president of research and collections and chief curator at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science, effective February 28, 2013. …

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11/30/2018

FLIGHT OF THE BUTTERFLIES 3D SOARS ONTO THE IMAX SCREEN AT THE DENVER MUSEUM OF NATURE & SCIENCE New 3D Adventure Captures One of the Longest Migrations on Earth and the Inspiring True Story of One Scientist’s Stunning Discovery Portion of Film Proceeds to Aid Monarch Butterfly Conservation Ef…

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11/30/2018

Denver Museum of Nature & Science Hosts an Ice Age Spring Break March 21 through March 31 with Extended Hours Available DENVER—March 14, 2013—The Denver Museum of Nature & Science invites families and visitors of all ages to enjoy Spring Break: Ice Age from Thursday, March 21, to Sunday, Ma…

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11/30/2018

Stroll the Streets of Pompeii in Cherry Creek North and at DIA Denver Museum of Nature & Science has decorated Cherry Creek North and the airport for the season-Pompeii style. DENVER-November 13, 2012-Passengers at DIA and shoppers in Cherry Creek North will be transported back to the…

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11/30/2018

Annual Museum After Dark Gala - Denver Museum of Nature & Science Event Date Friday, November 2, 2012 Theme A Night in Pompeii: Carpe Noctem! This year's Museum After Dark celebrated the rediscovery of Pompeii in the early 1700s and the unparalleled view of this ancient empire…

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11/30/2018

Top Programs and Events at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science in December and January TEMPORARY EXHIBITION A Day in Pompeii Closes January 13 What nature destroyed, it also preserved. Hundreds of exceptional artifacts offer an insider's glimpse into the daily life-and tragic…

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11/30/2018

A Day in Pompeii Enters Its Final Weeks at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science Less Than Four Weeks Remain to See the Blockbuster Exhibition Denver—December 18, 2012—The Denver Museum of Nature & Science invites visitors to experience A Day in Pompeii before it closes on January 13. More…

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11/30/2018

Return to the Ice Age at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science Mammoths and Mastodons: Titans of the Ice Age Opens February 15  Denver—January 17, 2013—Walk among the giants of the Ice Age in the dynamic new exhibition Mammoths and Mastodons: Titans of the Ice Age, opening Friday, February 15,…

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11/30/2018

Denver Museum of Nature & Science Announces 2013 Highlights Offerings include two temporary exhibitions, a new IMAX 3D film, and SCFD Free Days, plus the monthly Science Lounge series for ages 21+ and the summer Sci-Fi Film Series Denver-October 23, 2012-The Denver Museum of Nature &…

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11/30/2018

Top Programs and Events at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science in November and December TEMPORARY EXHIBITION A Day in Pompeii Now Open What nature destroyed, it also preserved. Hundreds of exceptional artifacts offer an insider's glimpse into the daily life-and tragic end-of t…

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11/30/2018

Denver Museum of Nature & Science Extends Free Admission Offer for School Groups for the 2012-2013 School Year Museum continues to offer free admission,fuel funding for buses, and additional scholarships to help address district budget woes DENVER - August 15, 2012 -The Denver Museum…

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11/30/2018

Tickets for A Day in Pompeii Available August 24, the Anniversary of the AD 79 Mount Vesuvius Eruption and Following 24 Hours of Tweets Denver Museum of Nature & Science will release tickets on Friday following 24 hours of tweets recounting the final 24 hours before Vesuvius' eruption …

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11/30/2018

Top Programs and Events at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science in September and October TEMPORARY EXHIBITION NEW! A Day in Pompeii Opens Friday, September 14 What nature destroyed, it also preserved. Hundreds of exceptional artifacts offer an insider's glimpse into the daily l…

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11/30/2018

TOGA! TOGA!  The Denver Museum of Nature & Science Presents Bacchus Raucous-A Party in Pompeii Denver-September 18, 2012-In celebration of A Day in Pompeii, the Denver Museum of Nature & Science invites you to wrap yourself in your finest toga and revel like Roman gods and godde…

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11/30/2018

Curiosity Rover Model Now on Display at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science DENVER-September 21, 2012-The Denver Museum of Nature & Science invites visitors to see a full-scale model of NASA's "mega-rover" Curiosity-the largest mobile spacecraft ever launched to another planet-now…

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11/30/2018

Denver Museum of Nature & Science Bids Farewell to Chief Curator at Sold-Out Event; Limited Overflow Tickets Available Kirk Johnson will become the Director of the National Museum of Natural History at the Smithsonian Denver-September 26, 2012-Dr. Kirk Johnson will present a farewell…

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11/30/2018

Top Programs and Events at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science in October and November TEMPORARY EXHIBITION COMING SOON! MythBusters: The Explosive Exhibition Opening Friday, October 11 Can you really huff and puff and blow a house down? Can you swing from a suspended phone book? Don’t try…

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11/30/2018

Lizards & Snakes Slithers into Its Final Weeks at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science Less Than Three Weeks Remain to See More Than 60 Live Animals at the Museum, Free with Museum Admission DENVER-June 19, 2012-The Denver Museum of Nature & Science invites visitors to experi…

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11/30/2018

Denver Museum of Nature & Science: Top Programs and Events in July and August TEMPORARY EXHIBITION Lizards & Snakes -FREE with Admission Closes Sunday, July 8 See 60 live animals at the Museum. The Burmese python, Gila monster, green basilisk, and more star in this fascinatin…

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11/30/2018

Museum Hosts Event for Historic Rover Landing on August 5 Denver Museum of Nature & Science Features Live NASA Coverage and Local Experts DENVER-July 17, 2012-NASA's Mars Science Laboratory (MSL) mission will land the "mega-rover" Curiosity-the largest mobile spacecraft ever la…

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11/30/2018

Museum Hosts International Lepidopterists Meeting Meeting of the Lepidopterists' Society and the Societas Europaea Lepidopterologica  to be held at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science July 23-29 DENVER - July 23, 2012 - The Denver Museum of Nature & Science is ho…

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11/30/2018

Denver Museum of Nature & Science Receives $3.75 Million Gift in Support of Collections Care and Conservation DENVER-July 31, 2012-The Denver Museum of Nature & Science has received a series of grants totaling $3.75 million from the Avenir Foundation in support of the Museum's new …

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11/30/2018

Celebrate Earth Day on April 22 with an SCFD Free Day at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science Special Earth-friendly programming scheduled throughout the day DENVER - April 13, 2012 -The Denver Museum of Nature & Science invites families and visitors of all ages to celebrate Ear…

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11/30/2018

Denver Museum of Nature & Science and Denver Film Society Announce Lineup and Launch Contest for Second Annual Sci-Fi Film Series Series includes five popular films and T-shirt design contest DENVER - April 23, 2012 -Back by popular demand, the Denver Museum of Nature & Science a…

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11/30/2018

Celebrate Space Day April 28 at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science Special space sciences events included FREE with admission DENVER - April 25, 2012 -Families and visitors of all ages are invited to join the Denver Museum of Nature & Science, the Denver Astronomical Society,…

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11/30/2018

An Action-Packed Summer at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science Top Programs and Events in June and July TEMPORARY EXHIBITION Lizards & Snakes -FREE with Admission Closes Sunday, July 8 See 60 live animals at the Museum. The Burmese python, Gila monster, green basilisk, a…

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11/30/2018

Ice Age Fossil Site Featured in National Geographic, NOVA, Upcoming Book Work on The Snowmastodon Project™ continues at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science DENVER-January 17, 2012-The historic Ice Age fossil discovery near Snowmass Village remains in the limelight.  A National…

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11/30/2018

New IMAX and Planetarium Shows Open on January 27 Denver Museum of Nature & Science offers Flying Monsters 3D, Tornado Alley 3D and Wildest Weather in the Solar System The Denver Museum of Nature & Science invites visitors to see three new shows opening this month. Two IMAX films…

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11/30/2018

New Photography Exhibition Showcases the Stunning Beauty of the Alaskan Arctic "Arctic Sanctuary" opens March 2 and is included in general admission at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science DENVER-February 27, 2012-A new photography exhibition, "Arctic Sanctuary," featuring the photo…

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11/30/2018

Top Programs and Events in March and April 2012 Included in this advisory are key programs and events at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science that aim to inspire curiosity and excite minds of all ages through scientific discovery.  TEMPORARY EXHIBITION NEW! Lizards & Sna…

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11/30/2018

Denver Museum of Nature & Science: Top Programs and Events in April and May Included in this advisory are key programs and events at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science that aim to inspire curiosity and excite minds of all ages through scientific discovery.  TEMPORARY EXHI…

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11/30/2018

Denver Museum of Nature & Science Announces 2012 Highlights Offerings include two temporary exhibitions, new IMAX 3D films, and SCFD Free Days, plus the monthly Science Lounge series for ages 21+ and the summer Sci-Fi Film Series Denver-December 5, 2011-The Denver Museum of Nature &a…

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11/30/2018

Denver Museum of Nature & Science Hires VP of Finance Denver - December 1, 2011 - The Denver Museum of Nature & Science has named Edward "Ed" Scholz as Vice President of Finance and Business Operations. Scholz will provide leadership for Finance, Facilities, Human Resources, Technol…

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11/30/2018

T. Rex Encounter Enters Its Final Weeks at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science Only Three Weeks Remain to See Robotic Dinosaurs and Life-Size T. Rex Cast, Free with Museum Admission DENVER-December 19, 2011-The Denver Museum of Nature & Science invites visitors to experience T.…

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11/30/2018

Ice Age Celebration is Free with Museum Admission MAMMOTH AND MASTODON MADNESS DAY Saturday, November 20, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. FREE with Museum admission The Denver Museum of Nature & Science is hosting a MAMMOTH celebration in Denver! Visit the Museum on Saturday, November 20, f…

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11/30/2018

Press Conference Begins at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, November 18, at the Museum WHAT Representatives from the Denver Museum of Nature & Science will summarize the amazing fossil discoveries made at Ziegler Reservoir near Snowmass Village over the past several weeks and discuss the n…

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11/30/2018

Exceptional Significance of the Fossil Ecosystem Becoming Increasingly Apparent DENVER-November 18, 2010-After a month of frenetic activity, Denver Museum of Nature & Science scientists and volunteers have finished their initial excavation of the Ice Age fossil site discovered at Ziegle…

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11/30/2018

More than 15,000 Votes Cast in Contest to Decide Name for First Mammoth Found at Snowmass Village Ice Age Fossil Site DENVER-January 18, 2011-The results of the Denver Museum of Nature & Science's "Name the Mammoth" contest are in, and voters have selected "Snowy" as the name of the…

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11/30/2018

Museum Crews will Return to Dig Site for Seven Weeks Starting in May Media Contact: Heather Hope Public Relations Manager Denver Museum of Nature & Science 303-370-8372 [email protected] DENVER-February 23, 2011-The Denver Museum of Nature & Science has reached agreem…

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11/30/2018

People of the Roaring Fork Valley turned out in force for the Denver Museum of Nature & Science's "Mammoth & Mastodon Madness" event in Snowmass Village on Saturday. By 1 p.m. more than 1,200 people had attended the event, with more people arriving every moment. The highlight of the…

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11/30/2018

Several Additional Mammoths and a Mastodon Tooth Have Been Discovered at the Site this Week Find the most current images in the Snowmass Mammoth Excavation Site Flickr photo set. DENVER-October 29, 2010-The Denver Museum of Nature & Science will begin excavation of a significant Colum…

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11/30/2018

After a successful test flight of NASA's Orion spacecraft Launch Abort System (LAS), Lockheed Martin and NASA are bringing a 45-foot-long launch abort system mock-up, known as the LAS pathfinder, to Denver to be displayed outside of the Denver Museum of Nature & Science for two days only -…

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11/30/2018

DENVER-September 27, 2010-The Denver Museum of Nature & Science has set a new membership record with 62,387 membership households-the most ever in its 109-year history. This new number eclipses the previous membership record of 52,644 households set in July 2006, and makes the Museum's mem…

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11/30/2018

Included in this advisory are key programs and events at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science that aim to inspire curiosity and excite minds of all ages through scientific discovery.  EXHIBITIONS Amazon Voyage: Vicious Fishes & Other Riches Through Sunday, January 2, 2011 …

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11/30/2018

NASA instrument, which provided stunning images from space, is featured in Hubble 3D IMAX and in special weekend programming on October 16 and 17 DENVER - October 12, 2010 - Beginning this Friday, October 15, the Hubble's Wide Field Planetary Camera 2, WFPC2, will be on display for a limite…

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11/30/2018

IMAX 3D Opens This Friday at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science DENVER - October 4, 2010 - Experience the latest IMAX 3D technology beginning Friday, October 8, at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science. The Museum is among the first three U.S. museums with digital upgrades to del…

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11/30/2018

Survive the Seven Perils of the Amazon in Amazon Voyage: Vicious Fishes & Other Riches Visite Viaje al Amazonas: Peces Feroces y Otras Maravillas y sobreviva los Siete Peligros Bilingual interactive exhibition opens September 24 at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science Inaugura…

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11/30/2018

The Denver Museum of Nature & Science Presents Genghis Khan Through February 7, 2010 Meet the World's Greatest Conqueror, Named by Time and the Washington Post as the "Most Important Person of the Last Millennium." Explore the culture, conquests, and heritage of the world's greatest…

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11/30/2018

New and Improved Phipps Special Exhibits Gallery Prepares for Debut at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science Large-Scale Renovation Project Paid for With Voter-Approved Better Denver Bond Funding The Denver Museum of Nature & Science has completed a total renovation of Phipps Spe…

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11/30/2018

LCROSS Program Manager Available for Interviews During Impact Viewing Event at Denver Museum of Nature & Science WHAT: Experts from the United Launch Alliance and the Denver Museum of Nature & Science will be available to answer questions about the Lunar CRater Observation and Se…

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11/30/2018

Mastodon Fossils-Rare in Colorado-Donated to Denver Museum of Nature & Science DENVER-October 1, 2009-Two young friends exploring a creek bed in Ken Caryl Ranch after a heavy rain over the summer inadvertently made a significant scientific discovery that informs the understanding of Col…

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11/30/2018

The Scientific and Cultural Facilities District (SCFD), a funding source for more than 300 local cultural organizations, will commemorate its 20th Anniversary of funding cultural groups with Polarpalooza, a celebration at Denver Zoo on October 7, 2009. The anniversary celebration is a thank yo…

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11/30/2018

Denver Museum of Nature & Science: Key Programs and Events (November) Included in this advisory are key programs and events at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science, which aim to inspire curiosity and excite minds of all ages through scientific discovery. EXHIBITIONS Genghis K…

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11/30/2018

Education Grant Will Partner School Districts with Science-Based Cultural Institutions to Improve Science Education for Middle School Students DENVER-September 8, 2010-The Denver Museum of Nature & Science has been awarded the largest federal grant in its history, $3.27 million from…

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11/30/2018

Morgridge Family Foundation Gives $8 Million Gift Toward New Science Engagement Center DENVER-February 1, 2010-The Denver Museum of Nature & Science has received the largest donation in its 109-year history, an $8 million gift from the Morgridge Family Foundation for the construction of…

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11/30/2018

Denver Museum of Nature & Science: Key Programs and Events - March Included in this advisory are key programs and events at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science, which aim to inspire curiosity and excite minds of all ages through scientific discovery. UPCOMING EXHIBITIONS Ope…

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11/30/2018

All-new BODY WORLDS exhibition reveals the intricacies of the cardiovascular system (Denver - January 7, 2010) Four years after BODY WORLDS 2 brought record crowds to the Denver Museum of Nature & Science, a new blockbuster exhibition, BODY WORLDS & The Story of the Heart, will open to the…

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11/30/2018

Denver Museum of Nature & Science: Key Programs and Events - February Included in this advisory are key programs and events at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science, which aim to inspire curiosity and excite minds of all ages through scientific discovery. UPCOMING EXHIBITIONS …

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11/30/2018

Denver Museum of Nature & Science Announces 2010 Free Days The Denver Museum of Nature & Science will host 12 free days in 2010. Museum Free Days are made possible in part through funding from the Scientific & Cultural Facilities District (SCFD), the small sales tax paid by metr…

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11/30/2018

Gunther von Hagens' BODY WORLDS & The Story of the Heart reveals the intricacies of the cardiovascular system (Denver - December 8, 2009) Four years after BODY WORLDS 2 brought record crowds to the Denver Museum of Nature & Science, a new blockbuster exhibition, BODY WORLDS & Th…

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11/30/2018

One-of-a-Kind Public-Private Partnership Makes New Weather Station Possible DENVER-November 10, 2009-For the first time in more than a decade, the National Weather Service is able to record up-to-the-minute weather data in central Denver, thanks to the installation of a new official weather…

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11/30/2018

Denver Museum of Nature & Science Participates in 3rd Annual Denver Arts Week The Denver Museum of Nature & Science is offering free admission to Genghis Khan as part of the Denver Arts Week "Night at the Museums." For one night only-Saturday, November 7, from 5-10 p.m.-visitors wil…

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11/30/2018

Denver Museum of Nature & Science: Key Programs and Events (December) Included in this advisory are key programs and events at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science, which aim to inspire curiosity and excite minds of all ages through scientific discovery. EXHIBITIONS Genghis K…

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11/30/2018

Denver Museum of Nature & Science will host popular exhibition for additional four weeks (Denver - June 24, 2010) The Denver Museum of Nature & Science announced today that the popular Gunther von Hagens' BODY WORLDS & The Story of the Heart will continue its run for an additional four…

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11/30/2018

Denver Museum of Nature & Science Celebrates Space Science and Astronomy this Saturday The whole family will enjoy annual Space Day, scheduled for Saturday, May 8, at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science. Activities are scheduled from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and are FREE with general adm…

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11/30/2018

Denver Museum of Nature & Science: Key Programs and Events - June Included in this advisory are key programs and events at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science, which aim to inspire curiosity and excite minds of all ages through scientific discovery. BLOCKBUSTER EXHIBITION …

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11/30/2018

Denver Museum of Nature & Science: Top Programs and Events - May Included in this advisory are key programs and events at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science, which aim to inspire curiosity and excite minds of all ages through scientific discovery. BLOCKBUSTER EXHIBITION Now…

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11/30/2018

Denver Museum of Nature & Science: Top Programs and Events - April Included in this advisory are key programs and events at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science, which aim to inspire curiosity and excite minds of all ages through scientific discovery. BLOCKBUSTER EXHIBITION N…

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09/10/2018

Apertura de nueva exhibición en el Denver Museum of Nature & Science, 26 de octubre   DENVER. Descubra la dinámica cultura y la abundante biodiversidad del país isleño más grande del Caribe en la nueva exhibición temporal ¡CUBA!, que se inaugura en el Denver Museum of Nature & Science el v…

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09/10/2018

New exhibition opens at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science on Oct. 26   DENVER — Discover the dynamic culture and abundant biodiversity of the Caribbean’s largest island nation in the new temporary exhibition “¡CUBA!,” opening at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science on Oct. 26. This li…

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07/09/2018

On Sunday evening, a massive fire devastated the National Museum of Brazil. Founded 200 years ago, the museum is Brazil's oldest scientific institution and one of the largest and most renowned museums in Latin America, with a collection of 20 million artifacts and specimens. It is with a profound s…

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06/07/2018

DENVER, 6 de julio: El juego de realidad virtual “VR Arcade” se inaugura el lunes, 9 de julio, en el Denver Museum of Nature & Science. La experiencia VR Arcade utiliza tecnología de realidad virtual (VR, por su sigla en inglés) y cuenta con seis puestos que ofrecen oportunidades individuales de…

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06/07/2018

DENVER ― July 6 ― “VR Arcade” opens Monday, July 9, at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science. The pop-up experience uses virtual reality technology and features six bays for individual VR opportunities and a four-person Virtual Reality Transporter ride. “VR Arcade” is located on the first floor…

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05/11/2018

Contágiese de la vitalidad del país isleño más grande del Caribe, sin un pasaje de avión, en la exhibición ¡CUBA!, abierta actualmente en el Denver Museum of Nature & Science hasta el 20 de enero.   Esta es una exhibición dinámica para todas las edades, que le permitirá sumergirse en la extrao…

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05/11/2018

Soak up the vitality of the Caribbean’s largest island nation without a plane ticket in the new temporary exhibition “¡CUBA!,” now open at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science through Jan. 20.   This is a lively exhibition for all ages, where you’ll be immersed in the extraordinary biodiversi…

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05/02/2018

Nueva exposición en el Denver Museum of Nature & Science a partir del 23 de febrero   DENVER — FEB. 5 — Nos iluminan la vida, ¿pero te has alguna vez preguntado cómo lo hacen? Investiga el mundo de los seres vivientes que parpadean, brillan, destellan y titilean en la nueva exposición Criatur…

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05/02/2018

New exhibition opens at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science on Feb. 23   DENVER — FEB. 5 — They light up our lives, but have you ever wondered how? Delve into the world of living things that blink, glow, flash and flicker in the new exhibition “Creatures of Light,” opening at the Denver Muse…

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05/01/2018

December 2017 Thornton Triceratops Gets New Identity | Posted December 5 | After a month of careful cleaning and examination by volunteers and staff at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science, a nearly complete dinosaur skull and partial skeleton discovered in Thornton, Colo., and originally dete…

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05/01/2018

DENVER – 8 de enero – El Museo de Naturaleza y Ciencia de Denver se complace en anunciar que la Dra. Gabriela Chavarría, ha sido nombrada vice presidenta de investigación y colecciones. La Dra. Chavarría aporta más de 20 años de experiencia en la administración de equipos de talentosos profesionales…

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05/01/2018

DENVER – Jan. 8 – The Denver Museum of Nature & Science is pleased to announce that Gabriela Chavarria, Ph.D., has been named vice president of research and collections. Dr. Chavarria brings more than 20 years of experience in managing teams of gifted professionals and innovative science program…

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01/06/2018

Este verano, personal del museo y expertos en arqueología ofrecerán recorridos al público en el sitio Magic Mountain gracias a la subvención de la Sociedad Histórica del Estado de Colorado.   DENVER. 4 de junio. El Denver Museum of Nature & Science invita al público a participar en un proyecto…

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01/06/2018

Museum staff and archaeology professionals will lead tours for members of the public at the Magic Mountain site this summer thanks to a History Colorado State Historical Fund grant.   DENVER ― June 4 ― The Denver Museum of Nature & Science invites members of the public to be a part of an excav…

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