Navigation Links
New Exhibition Hall Devoted to Human Origins Opens at National Museum of Natural History
Date:3/16/2010

onse to a changing world. The initiative also features a compelling new Smithsonian Human Origins Web site that offers engaging interactive experiences, 3-D renderings of many of the human fossils on display and special features visitors can only experience on the Web.

"The David H. Koch Hall of Human Origins represents one of the most significant public and scientific achievements in the 100-year history of the museum, and so it is appropriate for the hall to open on the day of the centennial," said Cristian Samper, director of the museum. "The hall offers the opportunity to explore the scientific finds that shed light on one of the really significant sparks to human curiosity—our own origins. Our goal is to provide visitors and online guests with an exciting educational experience that will encourage them to explore for themselves what science can tell us about what it means to be human."

Visitors to the 15,000-square-foot Hall of Human Origins will be immersed in a unique, interactive museum experience illuminating the major milestones in the origin of human beings and the drama of climate change, survival and extinction that have characterized humans' ancient past. On entering the exhibition from the Sant Ocean Hall, visitors will travel through a dramatic time tunnel depicting life and environments over the past 6 million years. Visitors will also engage with lifelike forensically reconstructed faces of prehistoric human relatives, all designed to provide them with a sense of personal connection as they look
'/>"/>

SOURCE Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6

Related medicine news :

1. Sesame Street Exhibition Makes Texas Premier at The Health Museum
2. Our Body: The Universe Within Exhibition Announces Four New Exhibits Across The Nation
3. The Justin Gimelstob Childrens Fund Hosts Tennis Exhibition
4. The Institute for Plastination Responds to the Bishop of Manchesters Media Blitz, Assertions, and Allegations About BODY WORLDS Anatomical Exhibition Coming to Manchester
5. An Open Letter to 20/20 and the Shareholders of Premier Exhibitions, Inc.
6. Specimens in BODY WORLDS Exhibitions Stem Primarily from German Body Donation Program
7. Microsoft to Showcase Innovative Solutions for Healthcare Providers and Consumers at HIMSS 2008 Annual Conference & Exhibition
8. Mirion Technologies to Showcase New Product Offerings for the Nuclear Industry During 10th Annual China International Nuclear Industry Exhibition
9. China Sky One Medical, Inc. Announces Its Successful Participation in the 20th International Medical Instruments and Equipment Exhibition
10. Gunther Von Hagens BODY WORLDS Exhibitions Mark 25th Million Visitor Milestone
11. Tomorrows Top Designers Advance DVT Awareness at Parsons AAS Line Debut Exhibition
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/30/2015)... , ... July 30, 2015 , ... Quintessa Medical Spa ... is a nonsurgical treatment designed specifically for the elimination of excess tissue ... the first locations in the state of Wisconsin to offer this innovative treatment. , ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... , ... July 30, 2015 , ... Gummy smile ... lip lowering, gum contouring and surgery, as well as the patented gum depigmentation treatmet. ... has made him popular with many patients from around the world. , “Like treatment ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... , ... July 30, 2015 , ... ... entity on behalf of the New Jersey Department of Health, has received a ... Technology, an agency of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... ... ... New research finds some distinct differences in the way mesothelioma behaves in younger ... website. , Researchers with the National Institutes of Health, the FDA, and the ... between 1990 and 2010. Two percent of these cases (207) occurred in people younger ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... ... , ... Bird B Gone, the leader in bird control products for commercial, ... pest birds from the AC units and ventilation systems on hospital roofs. Bird droppings ... West Nile virus. When these droppings dry, the fine powder can be carried into ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Quintessa MedSpa Offers Nonsurgical Double-chin Elimination 2Health News:Gummy Smile Dentist, Alex Farnoosh DMD, is Now Offering Comprehensive Treatment Options for Gummy Smiles 2Health News:New Jersey Innovation Institute Awarded $2.9 Million Federal Grant to Advance Health Information Technology Services to Support Health Information Exchange 2Health News:Study Finds Mesothelioma Behaves Differently in Younger People, According to Surviving Mesothelioma 2Health News:Bird B Gone’s New Bird Hazing System Keeps Disease-Carrying Bird Droppings Out of Hospitals 2
... ... for Healthcare Professionals. , ... Bristol, TN (PRWEB) February 3, 2010 -- King Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ... tools, and essential resources to healthcare professionals and others, helping them provide optimal, ...
... ... American Heart Association’s “Go Red for Women” event in Denver, Colorado. , ... Independence, OH (PRWeb) February 3, ... Red for Women” event in Denver, Colorado. The “Speak Up To Save Lives” ...
... , ... to help healthcare professionals with health literacy solutions for the 90 million literacy challenged ... ... for Healthcare Advancement (IHA), a not-for-profit healthcare organization and a national leader in health ...
... ... In this day and age of specialization and compartmentalization, liberal arts and ... study. For individuals who desire a well-rounded, more classical education, a ... subjects can range from communications and journalism to general arts and the ...
... WASHINGTON , Feb. 2 Sanford Wittels ... announced today that AtriCure, Inc., a medical device company specializing in ... Department of Justice (DOJ) and the Office of the Inspector General ... million plus interest over a five-year period. Sanford Wittels ...
... better, study found , TUESDAY, Feb. 2 (HealthDay News) -- ... will be able to kick the habit and reduces the ... found. , The study included 568 adults who smoked 10 ... year. The smokers who used nicotine patches for the entire ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:King Launches Painbalance: Educational Initiative to Help Reduce the Burden of Pain 2Health News:King Launches Painbalance: Educational Initiative to Help Reduce the Burden of Pain 3Health News:King Launches Painbalance: Educational Initiative to Help Reduce the Burden of Pain 4Health News:Life Line Screening Supports the American Heart Association's 'Go Red for Women' Event in Denver, Colorado 2Health News:Institute for Healthcare Advancement's Ninth Annual Health Literacy Conference Set for May 6-7, 2010 in Irvine, Calif. 2Health News:Institute for Healthcare Advancement's Ninth Annual Health Literacy Conference Set for May 6-7, 2010 in Irvine, Calif. 3Health News:OnlineEducation.com Announces Expansion of Liberal Arts & Humanities to its Accredited Online Degree Programs 2Health News:OnlineEducation.com Announces Expansion of Liberal Arts & Humanities to its Accredited Online Degree Programs 3Health News:OnlineEducation.com Announces Expansion of Liberal Arts & Humanities to its Accredited Online Degree Programs 4Health News:Relator's Attorneys Comment on AtriCure/DOJ Settlement 2Health News:Relator's Attorneys Comment on AtriCure/DOJ Settlement 3Health News:Using Nicotine Patch Longer Boosts Efforts to Quit 2
(Date:7/30/2015)... July 30, 2015 Tissue ... the regenerative medical devices company, announces that it ... wound care market as Tissue Regenix Wound Care ... Medicare administrator, First Coast Service Options Inc. ("First ... , Puerto Rico and ...
(Date:7/29/2015)... , July 30, ... Guidance   ... including Core Earnings and ... Highlights of Q1 results  ... Underlying core earnings and underlying core EPS were flat, year-to-year , ...
(Date:7/29/2015)... -- Insulet Corporation (NASDAQ: PODD ), the leader ... Insulin Management System, today announced preliminary revenue results ... Company also announced that it will postpone the full ... call from Thursday, July 30, as originally scheduled.   ... , Preliminary second quarter revenue results: ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Tissue Regenix Group plc: First Coast Service Options Inc. Approves Medicare Coverage for DermaPure 2Tissue Regenix Group plc: First Coast Service Options Inc. Approves Medicare Coverage for DermaPure 3Takeda Reports 1st Quarter Results of FY2015 with Underlying Revenue Growth of +6.1% 2Takeda Reports 1st Quarter Results of FY2015 with Underlying Revenue Growth of +6.1% 3Takeda Reports 1st Quarter Results of FY2015 with Underlying Revenue Growth of +6.1% 4Takeda Reports 1st Quarter Results of FY2015 with Underlying Revenue Growth of +6.1% 5Insulet Reports Preliminary Second Quarter 2015 Revenue Results 2Insulet Reports Preliminary Second Quarter 2015 Revenue Results 3Insulet Reports Preliminary Second Quarter 2015 Revenue Results 4Insulet Reports Preliminary Second Quarter 2015 Revenue Results 5
... LONDON, March 19, 2007-AstraZeneca today announced that ... results from the ARISE (Aggressive Reduction of ... which studied,AGI-1067, an investigational anti-atherosclerotic agent with,antioxidant ... disease (CAD). ,The ARISE trial did not ...
... /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ --,Nuvelo, Inc. today announced that clinical data ... MACE)/TIMI 32 Phase,2 trial looking at recombinant nematode ... coronary syndromes,(NSTE-ACS) will be presented in a V-poster ... Session taking place in New,Orleans, LA, March 24-27, ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Coronary Artery Disease ARISE Trial Showed AGI-1067 Did Not Meet,Primary Endpoint 2Nuvelo Announces Presentation on rNAPc2 at American College of,Cardiology 56th Annual Scientific Session 2Nuvelo Announces Presentation on rNAPc2 at American College of,Cardiology 56th Annual Scientific Session 3
The care package includes a spare motor, fuse, Spare Fluorescent Bulb, additional Vibratome Feather Blades, Specimen Adhesive, Specimen Mounting Blocks, and a Specimen Tray....
... several (10 to 12) brain slices to ... while maintaining excellent viability. A mixture of ... saline. This initiates a circular flow and ... slices. Slices remain viable for hours while ...
... cooling water for the Vibratome 900R when it is ... in a location which has no source of tap ... thermoelectric heat pump. The reservoir tank holds seven ... 900R for up to eight hours. Water is ...
Punch set for Advanced Tissue Arrayer, 0.6 mm...
Medicine Products: