Birds of Paradise at the Perot Museum of Nature and Science
Dec 2, 2016 - Jan 8, 2017
A natural history, photography, and science show in one, Birds of Paradise explores the beautifully bizarre and elusive birds-of-paradise, found only in New Guinea. Journey through an exotic virtual rainforest to witness the dazzling dance moves, show-stopping courtship rituals, and spectacular plumage of the rare 39 birds-of-paradise species. Through beautiful National Geographic photography, follow the adventures of two determined researchers on their groundbreaking 8-year journey to photograph these feathered flirts for the first time in history. The video and photographs they brought back, combined with the exhibition artifacts and interactive experiences, provide exciting learning opportunities for guests of every age.