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Planetary Healing and John Todd at the Academy of Natural Sciences

On Tuesday, November 30, 2010, the Academy of Natural Sciences is hosting a free lecture event featuring research professor, distinguished author, and nationally-recognized ecologist, John Todd, Ph.D.  The opening reception begins at 6:00 p.m., and the program starts at 6:30 p.m.


The Science Behind Parade Balloons


Last Thursday, thousands of people watched as giant balloon characters made their way down the Benjamin Franklin Parkway in the Philadelphia Thanksgiving Day Parade.  Although it’s not a well-known fact, chemistry and physics kept those colossal structures from towering over the on-looking crowds.