Charles Darwin published only one tree of life in his lifetime, but scholars believe the scientist regularly used these drawings as a visual way of refining his ideas.
A new video series from the Museum offers a crash course on our numerous neighbors in the solar system, asteroids.
Fermented foods are staples of diets around the world. What makes them possible? Microbes.
Notable for their simplicity, some of Darwin's experiments are ideal science lessons for children—for example, his weed plot experiment or soaking seeds in salt water.