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In China the colourful and beautiful sounds of the Eurasian Magpies (Figure 1) historically have been described in many poems and throughout literature...
Première nord-américaine au ROM d’une exposition saluée par la critique sur Sumer, l’Assyrie et Babylone
How do curators put together a museum display? Find out in my third installment of this behind-the-scenes tour.
The acclaimed exhibition highlighting ancient Sumer, Assyria, and Babylon, makes its North American debut at the ROM.
For ROM Members Only. No registration required.
ROM Members will be among the first to preview our upcoming blockbuster exhibition, Mesopotamia: Inventing Our World: Extraordinary artifacts from Sumer, Assyria and Babylon, before it opens to the public. Member viewing takes place between 10 am and 6 pm on Friday, June 21.
ROM Archaeology weekend, April 13-14 2013, will feature local archaeologists who work across Canada and around the world.
Here’s THREE reasons to come out to the ROM this weekend (April 13/14) for Archaeology Weekend!
Humans would have been aware of the other creatures that shared their world from earliest times. At first they would have had an eye towards possible predators or competitors, then possible prey as they became hunters. As the cognitive ability of Early Humans developed, they would observe the nature of the animals which co-habited this Earth with them.