Nehru Zoological Park – a foretaste of Indian wildlife in their natural habitat

Nehru Zoological Park – a foretaste of…

South Asia’s most teeming nation is a veritable fusion of attractive places, lush landscapes and an ancient culture steeped in history and rituals. Architectural masterpieces of historic dynasties dot various states. India’s rich heritage together with its flourishing bio diversity showcases the beauty of the country. The city of Hyderabad offe…
Discover Karnataka’s Lakelands along the Captivating Kerala Backwaters

Discover Karnataka’s Lakelands along t…

Often called the Asian equivalent of the American Bayou, the Kerala backwaters are an expansive network of intricate waterways that include five lakes, forty rivers and a host of canals that span half the length of its home state. Stretching across over 900km the labyrinth of lakes, rivers, inlets and creeks form a truly magnificent eco system and …
Blue Reef Aquarium Newcastle- a world of wonders

Blue Reef Aquarium Newcastle- a world of…

Positioned just a short drive away from the beautiful Whitley Bay, the impressive Blue Reef Aquarium is ideally located in the North East coastal city of Tynemouth. It is a great place to discover how life goes on under the ocean. The Blue Reef Aquarium is a modern aquarium showcasing marine life in a new and exciting way. It has been designed and …
Festivals in Maldives – Merriment in Male

Festivals in Maldives – Merriment in M…

  No one would think that the decorative specs on the Indian Ocean would on close scrutiny turn out to be such resplendent islands full of tourist attractions. However, that is precisely what the Maldives is like. It has over twenty six tiny atolls or islands, which are governed separately but are a cohesive part of Maldives. Most of the festi…
Medical Tourism – Dental Care & Dentists in Bohput

Medical Tourism – Dental Care …

The Thai island of Koh Samui might have garnered a reputation for its idyllic beaches and pristine oceans, but it is also gaining popularity for another feature that is quite unique; medical tourism! Offering reasonably priced and international standard medical care, Koh Samui and such coastal areas as Bohput are also known for their high standards…
Family Travel to Philippines

Family Travel to Philippines…

The multicultural nation of Philippines presents an ideal destination for a family holiday. The suitable areas for families visiting the country include Boracay Island, Central Visayas and the National Capital Region Cebu. You may visit the most popular beach in Boracay, known as the White Beach which is famed for its spectacular sunsets and pristi…

The Museum of Life & Science -From Dinosaurs to Rockets

The Museum of Life and Science in Durham, North Carolina, USA, contains a majority of hands on exhibits that are there to demonstrate the ideas of natural science. The Museum of Life & Science was initially called the North Carolina Children’s Museum and later called the North Carolina Museum of Life and Science. The Museum of Life & Science extends over an area of 80 acres (320, 000 square meters) and is cut in half by Murray Avenue. The main par to of the museum is located towards the Northern part of the facility, which houses the exhibits. The southern part is mostly the administrative area and also serves as the car park.

The North Carolina Museum of Life & Science is well known, also historically, for its Aerospace exhibit. The exhibit features the NASA space program. Much of the articles that are being displayed are actually on lease from the National Air and Space Museum. A significant proportion of the articles cover the Project Apollo mission. These include moon rocks, Neil Armstrong’s dosimeter, a portion of the lunar rover, an Apollo Command Module and a life size model of the Lunar Module.

The museum also has an outdoor exhibition called BioQuest. Here there is the butterfly House,Catch the Wind, Explore the Wild and Dinosaur Trail exhibits on show. In the Durham area, one will be able to find a Durham Hotel for lodging for a day or more at the Millennium Hotel Durham. Staying a day or two would prove to be a great way to see the many attractions in the area.

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