Behind The Scenes Tour – Atomic Interactions

Houston Musuem of Natural Science 5555 Hermann Park Drive, Houston, TX, United States

Explore how the forces of chemistry, physics, and biology converge. Chemistry unveils the secrets of matter's composition and the bonds that tie it together. Physics reveals the laws governing motion, energy, and the universe's fundamental forces, and biology interweaves these principles, orchestrating the intricate dance of life's processes. Eligible for CPE credit.   Purchase tickets […]

Behind The Scenes Tour: Fossil Chronicles: Life Recovers

Houston Musuem of Natural Science 5555 Hermann Park Drive, Houston, TX, United States

During the transition from the Triassic to the Jurassic Period, life on Earth rebounded after the catastrophic Permian mass extinction. This marked a pivotal moment as life began to thrive once more, diversifying into new forms and larger creatures. Learn how the rise of colossal dinosaurs reshaped the terrestrial landscape. Eligible for CPE credit.   […]

Behind The Scenes Tour – Unearthed: An Origin Story

Houston Musuem of Natural Science 5555 Hermann Park Drive, Houston, TX, United States

Uncover the origin of gems and minerals, unveiling the intricate geological processes that craft these precious treasures. Journey through the Earth's depths, where beauty emerges from deep within our planet, offering a glimpse into the Earth's intricate chemistry and the immense pressure and time required to create these natural wonders. Eligible for CPE credit.   […]

Houston Museum of Natural Science Members Night with James Edward Washington III

Houston Musuem of Natural Science 5555 Hermann Park Drive, Houston, TX, United States

Embark on an entertaining journey inside the Burke Baker Planetarium as the one and only Paleontologist James Edward Washington III provides his unique commentary on clips featuring dinosaurs from popular movies and shows. Will he agree with the accuracy of these cinematic favorites? But wait, there's more! Afterward, venture into the Morian Hall of Paleontology, […]

Behind The Scenes Tour – Fossil Chronicles: Dino Dynasty

Houston Musuem of Natural Science 5555 Hermann Park Drive, Houston, TX, United States

The Cretaceous Period witnessed the apex of the dinosaurs' reign. The continents continued to drift, shaping modern geography, and the first flowering plants emerged. This period ended with the devastating Cretaceous-Paleogene extinction event, which led to the extinction of the non-avian dinosaurs and many other species, leaving an indelible mark on Earth's history, and ushering […]