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The Making of the AMNH

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For generations, the American Museum of Natural History has been wowing visitors with its diverse exhibits, from its vast collection of dinosaur fossils to its Hall of Ocean Life, complete with a blue whale model that hangs from the ceiling.

But, how did the museum become the major hub of education, research and innovation we know and love today?

Our guest this week on "Cityscape" is Colin Davey. He’s the author of a new book titled The American Museum of Natural History and How It Got That Way.