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Monthly Archives: November 2015

Archival Illustration

Teaching Before Photography

Using visuals to teach natural science.

Dimetrodon By Any Other Name

Unique fossil continues to fuel important discoveries

From Audubon to Darwin

Academy shares scientific icons with local institutions

Spiny-tailed Lizard

Carts of Curiosity

Magnified live animals draw visitors down the halls.

Meet Herpetologist Ned Gilmore

Says snakes deserve respect.

Italian Wall Lizard

Exotic Locals

There’s a first time for everything.

A Review of Reptiles: The Beautiful and the Deadly

5 Reasons you must see the Reptiles exhibit.

Students working

Nature’s Mechanics

Natural science takes a bite of mechanical engineering.