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Special Event

Gemstone Gallery Tour at Harvard Museum of Natural History

Tuesday, May 2 at 3:30 pm, come see highlights of the Earth & Planetary Sciences gallery, which displays some 3,000 minerals, rocks, gems and meteorites.

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Public Lecture

The Evolution and Migration of the Irish Potato Famine Pathogen: Darwin’s Painfully Interesting Subject

Tuesday, May 2, at 6:00 pm, Jean Ristaino will discuss the latest research on the “potato late blight" and describe Charles Darwin’s early role in the search for durable resistance to this serious plant disease.

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Glass Flowers

Glass Flowers: The Ware Collection of Blaschka Glass Models of Plants

One of the Harvard's most famous treasures has reopened following extensive model and case restoration. Glass Flower tours are available by request.

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