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“Spinosaurus” is the New Big Thing at Nat Geo

The timing of the National Geographic Museum’s newest exhibit, Spinosaurus: Lost Giant of the Cretaceous, is rather auspicious — for them and for us. Just months after the dinosaurs at the Natural History Museum began their five-year hiatus for major … Continue reading

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The Weekend Round-Up: November 30 – December 1

With the big feast behind you, it’s time to get out and take advantage of the long weekend. Keep the brood entertained at a theatre — there are several live shows on local stages. Enjoy extended hours at the museums. … Continue reading

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The Weekend Round-Up: November 16-17

There’s a nice mix of special events this weekend — library and museum programs, live entertainment, holiday fun, sports, park celebrations, and more. All of these along with the DC mainstays, many of which you can find on the Everyday … Continue reading

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The Weekend Round-Up: November 9-10

So, I just caught a glimpse of the forecast for next week, and I swear there were snowflakes among the little images depicting the weather (no joke!). Needless to say, the next few days could be the last chance to … Continue reading

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Encounter “Real Pirates” at the National Geographic Museum

I got my first look at the National Geographic Museum’s Real Pirates exhibit several weeks ago, at a sneak preview the day before it opened to the public. And while I’ve listed it among weekend and weekday picks, I waited … Continue reading

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