Invertebrate Zoology Division Chair and Curator James Carpenter joins Dennis Stevenson of the New York Botanical Garden on an expedition to Australia in search of pollen wasps, their host plants, and the ways they might be adapted to each other.
Curator Alex de Voogt and two Museum researchers catalog animal representations from an ancient civilization.
Aki Watanabe, a student in the comparative biology doctoral program at the Museum's Richard Gilder Graduate School, was recently chosen as a beta-tester for Google Glass. In this video, Watanabe shows another exciting find from the Gobi Desert.
With their field surveys concluded, Mary Blair's research team is making a pit stop in Cat Tien National Park, the oldest national park in South Vietnam, where they encounter the brachiating apes called gibbons.