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X-treme Bugs

  • boy and bedbug
    What nightmares are made of: bed bug!
    Credit: Mike Servedio/ANS
  • giant fuzzy bumblebee
    This bumblebee is large enough to see the fuzzy hairs on its body
    Credit: Mike Servedio/ANS
  • mom, son w ladybugs
    There are some 5,000 species of ladybugs in the world.
    Credit: Mike Servedio/ANS
  • playing butterfly game
    Game: Match the bug with its unique habitat.
    Credit: Mike Servedio/ANS
  • giant honeybee
    Honey bees are important plant pollinators and make honey.
    Credit: Mike Servedio/ANS
  • live elephant beetle
    This live elephant beetle is among the Academy’s xtreme bugs.
    Credit: Mike Servedio/ANS
  • giant stinkbug, Xtreme Bugs
    The Brown Marmorated Stink Bug is commonly found in houses, though not this large!
    Credit: Schmitz/Dinosaurs Unearthed
  • giant cockroach, Xtreme Bugs
    A way-larger-than-life Madagascar hissing cockroach in Xtreme Bugs lets visitors really see what makes the real species so successful in life
    Credit: Schmitz/Dinosaurs Unearthed
  • giant scorpion, Xtreme Bugs
    A giant scorpion in Xtreme Bugs.
    Credit: Schmitz/Dinosaurs Unearthed

Drawn to Dinosaurs

  • dinosaur skeleton by Lauren Duguid/ANS
    Drawn to Dinosaurs, opening Nov. 1, 2015, delves into the science and art of visualizing a living animal based on fragmentary fossils.
    Credit: Lauren Duguid/ANS
  • Poole sketches Haddy. Photo by Lauren Duguid
    Drawn to Dinosaurs opens with a paleo artist recreating plant-eater Hadrosaurus foulkii on a giant blackboard.
    Credit: Lauren Duguid/ANS
  • Artist Jason Poole sketches Haddy. Photo by Lauren Duguid/ANS
    Paleoartist Jason Poole sketches a detail on Haddy in Drawn To Dinosaurs.
    Credit: Lauren Duguid/ANS