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Museum's Summer Rates to be Cut

February 27, 2011
The Virginia Museum of Natural History will lower its admission rates from Memorial Day through Labor Day to try and increase visitation.

Affiliates Help Smithsonian and Mit Solve Mysteries

February 25, 2011

Helping the Smithsonian solve a mystery about a fictitious environmental disaster - doesn't that sound like fun?


Old Marine Records Reveal Swelling Polar Carbon Sinks

February 24, 2011

Scientists in Poland, the UK and US have discovered that polar carbon sinks may be on the rise after analyzing samples of a marine creature collected during a famous 1901 expedition to the South Pole.


Captain Scott's Centry-Old Collections Suggest Marine Life is Capturing More Carbon

February 22, 2011

Tiny Antarctic marine creatures collected 100 years ago by Antarctic explorer Captain Robert Falcon Scott give new clues about polar environmental change.


Cooking Gone Wild: Muehleck Serves Up Flavorful Game

February 16, 2011
After growing up hunting with his father, Jim Muehleck, Jason Muehleck is carrying on the family tradition - which includes preparing wild game in tasty ways.
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