Monthly Archives: January 2013

Dancing with the Dinosaurs: How the Museum Became the Hottest Place in Ottawa for a Night

A unique ambiance at the museum’s first Nature Nocturne evening delighted museum educator Sarah McPherson. Continue reading

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Discussing Dinos at the Canadian Museum of Nature

Did you know that almost 85% of the fossils on display in our Talisman Energy Fossil Gallery are real? This fact did not fail to interest visitors during Meet the Scientist. Continue reading

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Remembering the Ice Storm of 1998: Would You Be Prepared For It Today?

A unique database, featured in the Nature Unleashed exhibition, reveals the impacts of Canada’s natural disasters. Continue reading

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Spring Cleaning… in January!

The blue-whale skeleton that is the centrepiece of our RBC Blue Water Gallery gets a beauty treatment during our annual cleaning blitz. Continue reading

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