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Fresh Sheet – May 27, 2017

Here’s what’s new this week at Pacific Science Center’s Tropical Butterfly House where our plants are just as fascinating as the residents.

Fresh Sheet – May 20, 2017

Here’s what’s new this week at Pacific Science Center’s Tropical Butterfly House where you’ll find some Morpho polyphemus (White Morpho) flying around or visiting the fruit sways.

Fresh Sheet – May 13, 2017

Here’s what’s new this week at Pacific Science Center’s Tropical Butterfly House. This week’s shipment from Costa Rica includes the photogenic Siproeta stelenes (Malachite). Stop by and take a snap!

Fresh Sheet – May 6, 2017

Here’s what’s new this week at Pacific Science Center’s Tropical Butterfly House. This time we focus on sexual dimorphism.

Fresh Sheet – April 29, 2017

Here’s what’s new this week at Pacific Science Center’s Tropical Butterfly House. Our butterfly pupae shipment comes from Malaysia this week.

Fresh Sheet – April 22, 2017

Here’s what’s new this week at Pacific Science Center’s Tropical Butterfly House. You can help us do an experiment of our own. Be a citizen scientist. Send us a photo of a butterfly on a flower in our Butterfly House to help us learn which flowers get the most visits.

Feeding Space Plants To The Iguana

Since we started featuring Basil as our foster iguana, Pacific Science Center’s Animal Care team has had to adjust our thinking about feeding iguanas.

Fresh Sheet – April 15, 2017

Here’s what’s new this week at Pacific Science Center’s Tropical Butterfly House. This week’s pupae shipment is a big one from Costa Rica.

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