The clerks told him tales of showers of frogs, and other dog-day wonders, also the startling fact that an imprint of the head of Napoleon had been found in the root of a young elm, with other eccentricities of natural history
His countenance thus triply hooped, as it were, with tattooing, always reminded me of those unhappy wretches whom I have sometimes observed gazing out sentimentally from behind the grated bars of a prison window; whilst the entire body of my savage valet, covered all over with representations of birds and fishes, and a variety of most unaccountable-looking creatures, suggested to me the idea of a pictorial museum of natural history
, or an illustrated copy of 'Goldsmith's Animated Nature.
Poyser, impressed at once with the political bearings of the fact and with its striking interest as an anecdote in natural history
NORD to Build and Launch 20 Natural History
Studies Based on Lottery System
Tenders are invited for New Natural History
Museum Basel and State Archives of Basel-Stadt, anonymous project competition in the selective procedure for general planning teams
is pleased to announce its participation with Sky 3D at London's Natural History
Museum was extended showcasing its revolutionary Ultra-D glasses-free 3D technology as part of an exhibit on DAVID ATTENBOROUGH'S NATURAL HISTORY
MUSEUM ALIVE 3D.
ISLAMABAD -- More than 30 scientists of Pakistan Museum of Natural History
(PMNH) are engaged in educating the nature lovers, students and general public on environment issues and importance of its protection.
ISLAMABAD -- Pakistan Museum of Natural History
(PMNH) is preserving natural history
specimens to develop a reference collection of fossils found in Pakistan in order to serve as repository of all 'type specimens.
Black and white full-page photos range from extreme close-up shots to longshot views and accompany quotes, essays, and history and natural history
of human and elephant interactions.
Any library strong in detailed natural history
of bird species in general and owls in particular will find this an appealing, gorgeous reference.
Although the American Museum of Natural History
in New York--where parts of the movie were shot--has very realistic-looking diorama figures, there's no fear that they will spring out of their setting.
In this collection of more than 40 essays taken from Natural History
magazine, Tyson, director of the Hayden Planetarium at the American Museum of Natural History
in New York City, shares his affection for the oddities of our universe.