Did you know that you can bird-"watch" inside the Museum? Four new videos on amnh.tv introduce viewers to the diversity of bird habitat groups, or dioramas, and the history of ornithology at the Museum. This post highlights the second video, which focuses on how dioramas helped raise awareness about the need for conservation.
From amazing mammals to dazzling Milky Ways, 2013 has been a busy year on the blog—and at the Museum. Take a look back at some of our favorite posts of 2013:
Join us this Saturday, December 28, for the Museum’s 35th annual Kwanzaa celebration!
Though the Museum is closed Christmas Day (Wednesday, December 25), we will be open Christmas Eve as well as the rest of this holiday week—and all of next week (New Year's Eve and Day, too).