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What do a giant whale skeleton and a mural depicting five hundred and fifty million years of geological history have in common? They can both be found suspended above you in Ithaca, NY’s Museum of the Earth. This distinctive museum covers all things Earthly, from tiny sea shells to gargantuan dinosaurs. You’ll delight in all the enriching displays and activities relating to natural history. Watch as scientists prepare fossil specimens and check out the cool carvings of glaciers past. Venture through the museum on your own or take a guided tour. Look at the Earth in a whole new light! Visit http://www.museumoftheearth.org/ for more information.