November 21, 2016
Cuba is a place of exceptional biodiversity and cultural richness, and now a new bilingual exhibition at the American Museum of Natural History will offer visitors fresh insights into this island nation just 94 miles from Florida’s shores.
November 1, 2016
For its second season, which launches today, the American Museum of Natural History’s behind-the-scenes web series Shelf Life packs its bags to travel the world.
October 26, 2016
A research group led by the American Museum of Natural History and global wild cat conservation organization Panthera has published the largest gene-based survey of its kind on wild jaguar populations in Mesoamerica.
October 5, 2016
New research reveals that a snake found across a huge swath of the Eastern United States is actually three different species.
October 4, 2016
A new mathematical model created by astrophysicists at the American Museum of Natural History details a way that dead stars called white dwarfs could detonate, producing a type of explosion that is instrumental to measuring the extreme distances in our universe.
Press Release, Events
September 7, 2016
The science visualization team at the American Museum of Natural History has started work on an open source software platform to visualize dynamic data from current NASA mission activities and scientific observations.
Press Release, Education
August 1, 2016
This summer, while many of their peers are starting traditional, office-based internships, more than 30 local young adults will be guiding visitors through the halls of the American Museum of Natural History as part of the 20th class of the Museum Education and Employment Program (MEEP).
June 21, 2016
New research on the burrows of scorpions in diverse environments finds that these predatory arachnids build strikingly similar architectural features in their homes.