American Museum of Natural History

Kathryn Davis (credit: CBS 2)

Kathryn Davis, 105, Makes $5M Donation To Teaching Program At Natural History Museum

Davis made the donation to the MAT Program. When students graduate, they are required to teach in high-need local schools for several years.

05/18/2012

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Study: Gassy Dinosaurs Contributed To Global Warming

The next time you go to see the dinosaurs at the American Museum of Natural History, just be glad you can’t smell ‘em. A new study suggests that dinosaurs may have helped keep an already overheated world warmer with their flatulence and burps 200 million years ago.

05/08/2012

The Lighthouse At Chelsea Piers

The 5 Best Classic NYC Wedding Venues

Newly engaged after the holiday season? Check out our five favorite spots to plan your picturesque New York City wedding, if you’re the traditional type.

CBS New York–01/05/2012

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Stephen Sondheim Holding Treasure Hunt Fundraiser For Soho Non-Profit

The event — a sort of “Night at the Museum” meets “National Treasure” — is to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Friends In Deed, a nonprofit crisis center based in Soho.

09/29/2011

A Mamenchisaurus on display at the American Museum Of Natural History (credit: AMNH)

American Museum Of Natural History Wants You To Help Name Its Newest Dinosaur

The American Museum of Natural History’s newest dinosaur is Mamenchisaurus hochuanensis. Quite a ma-mouthful. So AMNH is asking the public for help selecting a nickname that would be more Twitter-friendly.

05/18/2011

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Free Family Fun In New York: Museums

Our guide to the best museums for children with free hours, or pay-what-you-wish admission.

CBS New York–05/13/2011

A Argentinosaurus (top left corner) on display at the American Museum Of Natural History (credit: AMNH)

Supersized Dinosaurs Come To Museum of Natural History

The World’s Largest Dinosaurs, a new exhibition, takes a look at the supersized Sauropods – the most colossal animals to ever roam the planet.

04/13/2011

Musuem of Natural History

Weekly Visitors’ Guide: Midtown

Whether you’re a tourist or a tried and true Big Apple resident, our weekly visitors’ guide is here to help — filling you in on the right way to see Manhattan when you’re on a tight schedule.

CBS New York–02/03/2011

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Guide To The Best Free Places In New York

New York City is one of the most expensive cities in the world, but the fact that it’s an international cultural capital also means it’s not without its high-quality freebies. Following is a quick guide […]

08/17/2010

Brusier at the Central Park Zoo

Manhattan’s Best Fun For Kids

When people call Manhattan “the center of the universe”, we find it hard to disagree. The diversity of people, businesses and entertainment options are unparalleled. There is just so much to see and to do! […]

07/28/2010

Brusier at the Central Park Zoo

Manhattan's Best Fun For Kids

When people call Manhattan “the center of the universe”, we find it hard to disagree. The diversity of people, businesses and entertainment options are unparalleled. There is just so much to see and to do! […]

07/28/2010

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