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The Smithsonian’s offbeat expertise

Have you ever wondered who takes care of the butterflies in the Butterfly Pavilion at the National Museum of Natural History?  Holly Morris, a Fox News reporter in the Washington, D.C., area, speaks with the Smithsonian’s resident butterfly hatcher.

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National Museum of Natural History turns 100

Yesterday the National Museum of Natural History (NMNH) turned 100!  The museum, whose 126 million natural science specimens and cultural artifacts include the Hope Diamond, is dedicated to inspiring learning and discovery of the natural world through research, exhibitions and education … Keep reading …

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