Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy. Philadelphia, PA 19103
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    Upcoming events
      Specimen Spotlight: Treasures From the Mineral Vault
    • Tuesday, January 24, 2017
    • This intimate exhibit showcases 50 minerals from the Academy's famous collection. Each specimen was hand-picked, literally from a vault, by Academy scientists, not so much for their storied history, but mostly for their other-worldly colors, varied shapes and forms, and ability to convey the awesome force and output of the planet itself.
      Academy Town Square: Sen. Bob Casey on Climate Change
    • Thursday, January 26, 2017
    • The 2017 Academy Town Square series of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University kicks off Thursday, Jan. 26, with Sen. Bob Casey, in a talk and panel discussion co-hosted with PennEnvironment. Casey will discuss the effects of climate change on the health of Pennsylvanians, particularly children.