Academy of Natural Sciences

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Creepy Crawlies Become Art at Academy of Natural Sciences

An upcoming exhibit at the Academy of Natural Sciences (ANS) seeks to prove that there truly is beauty in everything — even bugs. “Pinned: Insect Art” is a […]

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FUN FACT: James Bond Was Named After a Bird Scientist Who Worked at Philly’s Academy of Natural Sciences

If you watch tonight’s BBC in America production of Fleming: The Man Who Would Be Bond, here’s one fact the film might omit: Ian Fleming […]

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Academy of Natural Sciences Shows How to Install A Life-Size Dinosaur

The Academy of Natural Sciences posts to Instagram: “How to install a life-size T. rex in four steps. Remove from packaging, display parts flat, move […]


Tonight: Marion Nestle Scares The Crap Out Of Everyone At The Academy Of Natural Sciences

If you’re like us, you read Fast Food Nation when it came out and vowed never to eat non-organic food produced by a large company […]