California Academy of Sciences: Rebirth of an Institution


Subject:
California: Science , Science Museums

Description:
This series of stories about the reopening of the California Academy of Sciences in late September 2008 looks at "the renovation and the massive undertaking of moving 20 million specimens." Topics include how architect Renzo Piano wanted the new building to feel rooted in San Francisco's Golden Gate Park and the evolution of the institution back to 1853. Accompanied by many photos and video clips. From SFGate, the website of the San Francisco Chronicle.

Publisher:
Hearst Communications Inc.

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.sfgate.com/calacademy/


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