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October 2021

Nature Screen presents “The Dead Sea Scroll Detectives”

October 14, 2021 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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One event on October 27, 2021 at 11:30 am

Cape Cod Museum of Natural History, 869 Main St. Rte. 6A
Brewster, 02631 United States
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The Cape Cod Museum of Natural History in Brewster continues its Nature Screen film series with Dead Sea Scroll Detectives a PBS NOVA documentary Thursday, October 14 & Wednesday October 27, 2021 at 11:30am. One of the greatest archaeological discoveries of all time, the Dead Sea Scrolls, was made by a Bedouin shepherd boy in 1947. And since the 2,000-year-old scrolls were first taken from a cave, they've intrigued scholars, religious leaders, and profiteers alike. These fragile parchment relics include…

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Nature Screen presents “Operation Lighthouse REscue”

October 21, 2021 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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Cape Cod Museum of Natural History, 869 Main St. Rte. 6A
Brewster, 02631 United States
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The Cape Cod Museum of Natural History in Brewster continues its Nature Screen film series with Operation Lighthouse Rescue a PBS NOVA documentary Thursdays, September 9, 16, 23, 30, 2021 at 11:30am. On the picturesque bluffs at the very tip of the island of Martha's Vineyard, disaster loomed. The historic Gay Head Lighthouse in the town of Aquinnah, was soon to become the next victim of the persistent erosion of the island's cliffs. Built in 1856, the structure weighs more…

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Nature Screen presents “Arctic Ghost Ship”

October 21, 2021 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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Cape Cod Museum of Natural History, 869 Main St. Rte. 6A
Brewster, 02631 United States
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The Cape Cod Museum of Natural History in Brewster continues its Nature Screen film series with Arctic Ghost Ship a PBS NOVA documentary Thursdays, October 7 & 21, 2021 at 11:30am. In 1845, explorer Sir John Franklin set sail from England with two ships, HMS Erebus and HMS Terror, in search of the fabled Northwest Passage that would connect the Atlantic and Pacific, across what is now the Canadian Arctic. The ships and crew were last seen by Inuit on…

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Nature Screen presents “The Dead Sea Scroll Detectives”

October 27, 2021 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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One event on October 27, 2021 at 11:30 am

Cape Cod Museum of Natural History, 869 Main St. Rte. 6A
Brewster, 02631 United States
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The Cape Cod Museum of Natural History in Brewster continues its Nature Screen film series with Dead Sea Scroll Detectives a PBS NOVA documentary Thursday, October 14 & Wednesday October 27, 2021 at 11:30am. One of the greatest archaeological discoveries of all time, the Dead Sea Scrolls, was made by a Bedouin shepherd boy in 1947. And since the 2,000-year-old scrolls were first taken from a cave, they've intrigued scholars, religious leaders, and profiteers alike. These fragile parchment relics include…

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Nature Screen presents “Operation Lighthouse REscue”

October 28, 2021 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:30 am on Thursday, repeating until October 30, 2021

Cape Cod Museum of Natural History, 869 Main St. Rte. 6A
Brewster, 02631 United States
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The Cape Cod Museum of Natural History in Brewster continues its Nature Screen film series with Operation Lighthouse Rescue a PBS NOVA documentary Thursdays, September 9, 16, 23, 30, 2021 at 11:30am. On the picturesque bluffs at the very tip of the island of Martha's Vineyard, disaster loomed. The historic Gay Head Lighthouse in the town of Aquinnah, was soon to become the next victim of the persistent erosion of the island's cliffs. Built in 1856, the structure weighs more…

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Vampires of New England

October 28, 2021 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Cape Cod Museum of Natural History, 869 Main St. Rte. 6A
Brewster, 02631 United States
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The Cape Cod Museum of Natural History in Brewster presents "Vampires of New England", with Medievalist and charismatic storyteller, Susan Jarek-Glidden, Ph.D. Thursday, October 28, 2021 at 1pm. New England’s vampire history emerged a full century after the region’s more infamous Salem witch trials, and although Rhode Island was ostensibly the epicenter, it was a region-wide phenomenon. Recently, exciting new information about one of New England's vampires has come to light so join Susan for this intriguing program, part of…

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November 2021

Nature Screen presents “Telescope: Hunting the Edge of Space”

November 3, 2021 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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One event on November 10, 2021 at 11:30 am

Cape Cod Museum of Natural History, 869 Main St. Rte. 6A
Brewster, 02631 United States
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The Cape Cod Museum of Natural History in Brewster continues its Nature Screen film series with Telescope: Hunting the Edge of Space a PBS NOVA documentary Tuesdays, November 3 & 10, 2021 at 11:30am. NOVA examines how a simple instrument, the telescope, has fundamentally changed our understanding of our place in the universe. What began as a curiosity, two spectacle lenses held a foot apart, ultimately revolutionized human thought across science, philosophy and religion. Telescope takes viewers on a global…

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Nature Screen presents “Telescope: Hunting the Edge of Space”

November 10, 2021 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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One event on November 10, 2021 at 11:30 am

Cape Cod Museum of Natural History, 869 Main St. Rte. 6A
Brewster, 02631 United States
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The Cape Cod Museum of Natural History in Brewster continues its Nature Screen film series with Telescope: Hunting the Edge of Space a PBS NOVA documentary Tuesdays, November 3 & 10, 2021 at 11:30am. NOVA examines how a simple instrument, the telescope, has fundamentally changed our understanding of our place in the universe. What began as a curiosity, two spectacle lenses held a foot apart, ultimately revolutionized human thought across science, philosophy and religion. Telescope takes viewers on a global…

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Nature Screen presents “Native America: Nature to Nations”

November 17, 2021 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Cape Cod Museum of Natural History, 869 Main St. Rte. 6A
Brewster, 02631 United States
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The Cape Cod Museum of Natural History in Brewster continues its Nature Screen film series with NATIVE AMERICA: Nature to Nations a PBS NOVA documentary Wednesday, November 17, 2021 at 11:30am. Centering on the democracy of New York’s Haudenosaunee Peoples, also known as the Iroquois Confederacy, Nature to Nations reveals how elements of the natural world drive governance in Native America. The story of Hiawatha and the Peacemaker, as told by native elders, demonstrates how “shell” helped end war among…

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December 2021

Nature Screen presents “The 25th Anniversary of the Hubble Space Telescope”

December 15, 2021 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Cape Cod Museum of Natural History, 869 Main St. Rte. 6A
Brewster, 02631 United States
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The Cape Cod Museum of Natural History in Brewster continues its Nature Screen film series with PBS’ original NOVA documentary produced in 2015; Invisible Universe Revealed: The 25th Anniversary of the Hubble Telescope Wednesday, December 15, 2021 at 11:30am. On April 24, 1990, NASA launched one of the most ambitious experiments in the history of astronomy: the Hubble Space Telescope. In honor of the Hubble’s landmark anniversary, NOVA tells the remarkable story of the space telescope that forever changed our…

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