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'Great White Shark'

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Add to Calendar 07-07-2014 15-01-2015 15 'Great White Shark' Known mostly for being an ocean predator, the great white shark is misrepresented, misunderstood, and on the verge of extinction. This film explores the great white's place in our imaginations and in our fears while focusing on the plight of sharks around the world and the fate of sharks at the hands of the planet's greatest predator of all: humans. As the demand for shark fin soup rises, every year tens of millions of sharks are killed primarily for their fins. Some shark populations have been reduced by 99 percent, and many oceanic sharks face extinction. http://www.nymetroparents.com/2014neweventinfo.cfm?id=166704 American Museum of Natural History true DD/MM/YYYY
July 07, 2014 through January 15, 2015
Daily through Jan. 15: 10am-5:45 pm. Show times: 2-D: 10:30 am and 12:30 pm; 3-D: 11:30 am, 1:30pm, 2:30pm, 3:30pm and 4:30pm
American Museum of Natural History
Upper West Side
All Ages
General admission plus all special exhibitions: $35; $28 seniors and students; $22 for child ages 2-12; free for children younger than 2

Description: Known mostly for being an ocean predator, the great white shark is misrepresented, misunderstood, and on the verge of extinction. This film explores the great white's place in our imaginations and in our fears while focusing on the plight of sharks around the world and the fate of sharks at the hands of the planet's greatest predator of all: humans. As the demand for shark fin soup rises, every year tens of millions of sharks are killed primarily for their fins. Some shark populations have been reduced by 99 percent, and many oceanic sharks face extinction.

Address: 200 Central Park West
Upper West Side, NY
Phone: 212-769-5100
Website: amnh.org

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