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New York State Museum Week 2013 Opens Gate To Discovery

by Sandra Foyt

Museum Week returns with nearly 200 museums across New York State participating in a celebration of  arts & culture. New York State is highlighting the diversity and richness of its museums by inviting residents and visitors alike to discover the fascinating worlds of art, photography, […]

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Will The New Children’s History Museum Be Worth a Day Trip?

by Sandra Foyt

Since the Capital Region boasts a number of excellent historic sites, will it be worth the day trip to New York City to visit The DiMenna Children’s History Museum when it opens in late 2011? I think so.  The New York Times reports that the […]

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The Art of Science at The Children’s Museum of Science and Technology

by Sandra Foyt

What do ferns, snowflakes, and cauliflower have in common? Kids in the Art of Science class at The Children’s Museum of Science and Technology discovered that they all share fractal patterns.   Then, they explored these ideas in squishy, messy, hands-on art meets science projects. Fractal […]

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