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Education Programme for "Biodiversity Gallery"

Film Title Date Time
Frozen Planet – To the Ends of the Earth 24-05-2017 (Wednesday)
31-05-2017 (Wednesday)
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Frozen Planet – The Last Frontier 24-05-2017 (Wednesday)
31-05-2017 (Wednesday)
3:00pm – 4:00pm

Curriculum Links: S1-S3 Science "Looking at Living Things", S4-S6 Biology Compulsory Part "Organisms and Environment" and Elective Part "Applied Ecology"

 

Frozen Planet – To the Ends of the Earth
This is an extraordinary journey across the polar regions of our planet, North and South. The Arctic and Antarctic are the greatest and least-known wildernesses of all - magical ice worlds inhabited by the most bizarre and hardy creatures on Earth.

Frozen Planet – The Last Frontier
The documentary series reveals the extraordinary riches and wonders of the polar regions that have kept people visiting them for thousands of years. Today, their survival relies on a combination of ancient wisdom and cutting-edge science.

 

Venue: Lecture Hall, Hong Kong Science Museum
Language: English narration with Chinese subtitles
Enquiries: 2732 3223 (Mon to Fri: 9:00am - 1:00pm, 2:00pm - 5:00pm, except public holidays)
Free admission on a first come, first served basis


 

Education Programme for "The Hong Kong Jockey Club Series: Eternal Life – Exploring Ancient Egypt" Exhibition

Film Title Date Time
Museum Secrets: Egyptian Museum 04-06-2017 (Sunday)
21-06-2017 (Wednesday)
19-07-2017 (Wednesday)
23-08-2017 (Wednesday)
03-09-2017 (Sunday)
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Animal Mummies: Egypt's Dark Secret 04-06-2017 (Sunday)
21-06-2017 (Wednesday)
19-07-2017 (Wednesday)
23-08-2017 (Wednesday)
03-09-2017 (Sunday)
3:00pm - 4:00pm

Curriculum Links: S1 History "Life in the Main Centres of Early Civilisation", S1-S3 Science

 

Museum Secrets: Egyptian Museum
We search for the lost tomb of Ramesses the Great. Then, we recreate the last violent moments of an ancient king to discover if he was a brave or cowardly man. We discover how a poor Pharaoh amassed a hoard of gold to rival King Tut, and enter an underground animal necropolis to find out why ancient Egyptians mummified cats, baboons and falcons by the millions. Cryptic inscriptions discovered on a pyramid's capstone reveal the secret of the pyramid's spiritual power.

Animal Mummies: Egypt's Dark Secret
Modern advances in imaging technology are allowing Dr Lidija McKnight and her team to create accurate 3D images of ancient Egyptian animal mummies. The biggest survey of its kind, this study aims to discover the truth about the strange role animals played in ancient Egyptian beliefs.

 

Venue: Lecture Hall, Hong Kong Science Museum
Language: English narration with Chinese subtitles
Enquiries: 2732 3223 (Mon to Fri: 9:00am - 1:00pm, 2:00pm - 5:00pm, except public holidays)
Free admission on a first come, first served basis

 

 

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