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Monthly Archives: December 2020

The Great Planetary Conjunction of 2020

As you may have heard, on December 21st the planets Jupiter and Saturn will be very close together in the sky, an event called a conjunction. Because this coincidentally is happening on the same day as the winter solstice, and only a few days before Christmas, a lot of media have dubbed this the Christmas Star. There’s been some confusion about what exactly that means and how you can see…

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MANITOBA MUSEUM OFFERS FREE VIRTUAL EXPERIENCES DURING THE HOLIDAYS

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Manitoba Museum Offers  FREE Virtual Experiences During the Holidays Winnipeg, MB (December 14, 2020):  The Manitoba Museum will be delivering free virtual events directly into the homes of Manitobans. [email protected], sponsored by Travel Manitoba, will provide free virtual programs for everyone to enjoy from home during the holiday season. Manitoba Museum virtual experiences will run from December 19 to January 10. Little Narwhal’s Adventure will be great for the…

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Popping Pine Cones and Other Fun Facts About Conifers

I recently read that, thanks to Covid-19, there’s been a run on Christmas trees because so many people are staying home for the holidays this year. In a world that suffers from plant blindness (i.e. an inability to see the trees for the forest), “Christmas trees”, are among the most well-known “species” of plant. Except that “Christmas tree” is not actually A species; it is ANY kind of coniferous (i.e….

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MANITOBA MUSEUM OFFERS GIFT MEMBERSHIPS AT 20% OFF

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Manitoba Museum Offers Gift Memberships at 20% Off   Hassle-free Contactless Holiday Shopping   Winnipeg, MB (December 1, 2020):  The Manitoba Museum launched its annual Winter Membership Sale today offering gift memberships at 20% off the regular price on all categories. A Manitoba Museum membership is the ideal gift for anyone looking for adventure while exploring history, nature, and science. A membership allows your loved ones unlimited visits to the…

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