M45, Pleiades cluster or the seven sisters

  • After Hours: Recycled & Repurposed

    Published01/31/2019

    Gear up for Earth Day! Explore unusual and unique Recycled & Repurposed specimens from our collection on display for one night only. Learn more about nature’s recyclers, scavengers, detritivores, and decomposers like the turkey tail mushroom above, which contains enzymes capable of breaking down dead wood. Whether you’re sketching, photographing,…
  • After Hours: Weather & Water

    Published01/08/2019

    Explore unusual and unique Weather & Water specimens from our collection on display for one night only. Whether you’re sketching, photographing, painting… knitting—let inspiration be your guide. Also, learn how to create suminagashi marbled paper, a simple technique for creating paper with a rippled pattern. You can also curate your…