The Academy of Natural Sciences

Creatively Speaking
11:05 am
Sat July 21, 2012

The Academy of the Natural Sciences: More Than Just Dinosaurs

The Academy at 200: The Nature of Discovery features some of the museum’s amazing collections like these macaws held by Academy ornithologists Doug Wechsler (left) and Dr. Nate Rice.
Doug Wechsler

Known to generations as the “dinosaur museum," The Academy of Natural Sciences in Philadelphia is demonstrating that its activities have always extended far beyond paleontological displays.

WRTI's Susan Lewis takes us to the Academy, which is marking its bicentennial with a special exhibition.

News & Views
2:09 pm
Mon April 2, 2012

The Academy of Natural Sciences: Celebrating Its Bicentennial

WRTI's Susan Lewis looks at the history of the Academy of Natural Sciences  in Philadelphia, and how it continues to serve both the scientific community and the public.