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Meet the Extremely Big Star!

by Luci Cipera and Shayda Spakowski The life-sized model of an Indricotherium is without question the star of the Extreme Mammals exhibition which opened on June 3, 2011, at the Canadian Museum of Nature. This herbivorous animal was about five … Continue reading

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Opening the Extreme Gifts!

It’s like Christmas when a big blockbuster exhibition such as Extreme Mammals comes to town. As a museum conservator, you have been planning and anticipating its arrival for months, looking at inventory lists, crate dimensions, installation guides, specimen descriptions, and … Continue reading

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Extreme Blog

They’re heeeeere! The Extreme Mammals are migrating en masse from the Cleveland Museum of Natural History to the Canadian Museum of Nature, and when we say en masse we mean, quite literally, a lot of mass! Last week we received … Continue reading

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