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For Kids & Teachers | Bill Nye the Science Guy Hey kids, hey teachers! Here are the Home Demos, the experiments you should try at home sometime. We call them demonstrations (demos for short), because we hope we already know what’s going to happen. But of course, doing it for yourself is equal to being told what should happen about a thousand times. So, try them! Keep clicking around and you’ll find the Episode Guides. We’ve also made it easy for anyone to select from a number of Printable One Sheets. My latest project is about math. Challenge yourself.

Vatican Museums The Friday evening openings of the Vatican Museums will be even more accessible to residents of Rome thanks to the renewed agreement with Atac. For the third consecutive year, Metrebus and èRoma cards holders, accompanied by one guest, may obtain a special reduced ticket at the price of 17.00 Euros, and enjoy preferential skip the line access (plus complimentary DVD, "Art and Faith, the Treasures of the Vatican", an evocative review in images of 2000 years of the history of the Church and art). The initiative, for which booking is not obligatory, is valid until 28 October 2016 – August not included – every Friday from 7 to 11 p.m. (last entry 9.30 p.m.).

The S.P.A.C.E. Gallery Sid the Science Kid Come play again later! Come play again tomorrow! Library of Congress Exhibitions Current Exhibitions A Thousand Years of the Persian Book Explores a millennium of Persia’s rich literary tradition with materials selected from the outstanding Persian collection in the Library’s African and Middle Eastern Division. ASCAP: 100 Years and Beyond Celebrates the 100th anniversary of the American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers (ASCAP). Mapping a New Nation: Abel Buell’s Map of the United States, 1784 Abel Buell’s New and Correct Map of the United States of North America is the first map of the newly independent United States compiled, printed, and published in America by an American. Exploring the Early Americas Examines indigenous cultures, the drama of the encounters between Native Americansand Europeans, and the changes caused by the meeting of the two worlds. Herblock Gallery Celebrates the work of editorial cartoonist Herbert L. Thomas Jefferson's Library

Artistic Roots - An Artisans' Co-Op, Plymouth, New Hampshire British Museum - Welcome to the British Museum seaba Supreme Council of Antiquities - Museums The Egyptian Museum in Cairo contains the world's most extensive collection of pharaonic antiquities; no visit to Egypt is complete without a trip through its galleries. The original collection was established in the late 19th century under Auguste Mariette and housed in Boulaq. The objects were moved in 1891 to the palace of Ismail Pasha in Giza before being transferred in 1902 to the current building at Tahrir Square, which is the first purpose-built museum edifice in the world. Designed in the Neoclassical style by Marcel Dourgnon, the Egyptian Museum boasts 107 halls filled with artifacts dating from the prehistoric through the Roman periods, with the majority of the collection focused on the pharaonic era. Labels are in Arabic and English HOURS OF OPERATION: Open daily, 9:00 AM-7:00 PM 9:00 AM-5:00 PM during Ramadan LOCATION: Midan al-Tahrir, Downtown Cairo DIRECTIONS: By metro: Sadat Station, follow signs to Egyptian Museum exit and walk straight along the street.

Art Map Burlington | Mildred Beltré at BCA Center click image to read about it Slow Art Day HANDS at August First Bakery Good Art Buy: TR Ericsson Museo de La Alhambra: Museums in Granada, Spain. Cultural tourism in Andalusia, Spain. About the Hispanic-Moorish culture Located in the Carlos V Palace, the Alhambra Museum features outstanding exhibits on the Hispanic-Moorish civilisation and on art under the Caliphs and the Nasrid dynasty. The museum is devoted to Hispanic-Moorish culture and art. It contains numerous archaeological artefacts collected at the Alhambra, or in related outside excavations. Essential works Collections The museum's collection is part of the collective catalogue of the Digital Network of Spanish Museum Collections (CERES), conceived as a space for dissemination which enables visitors to browse the various museum collections using the identifying features of each item (author, type of object, iconography, etc.). Come and visit Timetables Mar 15 to Oct 14 Wednesday to Saturday Does not close at midday 8:30 AM to 8:00 PM Tuesday and Sunday 8:30 AM to 2:30 PM Closing days: Monday Oct 15 to Mar 14 8:30 AM to 6:00 PM Closed: 1 January, New Year's Day, 25 December, Christmas Day Multimedia

Science Fiction and Fantasy Hall of Fame H.R. Giger H.R. Giger’s dark yet alluring depictions of biomechanical surrealism have terrified, intrigued, and inspired a generation of viewers. His otherworldly creations and unique style have made him one of the most recognizable science fiction artists in modern popular culture. Born in Chur, Switzerland,… more Judith Merril Judith Merril began her career in the 1940s, writing Western and sports stories for the pulps under a variety of exotic pen names. J.R.R.

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