The Museum's Provost of Science Michael Novacek discusses the transition between dinosaurs and birds and its representation in the new Museum exhibition Dinosaurs Among Us. Joining him are Ashley Heers, a postdoctoral fellow in paleontology at the Museum, and Mark Norell, the Chair and Macaulay Curator of the Division of Paleonotology - and curator of the new exhibition.
Last summer, NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft captured incredibly detailed images of Pluto, revealing a planet alive with geological activity. New Horizons’ Deputy Project Scientist Cathy Olkin shares the latest scientific findings.
Join stem cell researcher Jeffrey Karp to understand how scientists are drawing on inspiration from nature to solve medical problems in new and exciting ways.
In this podcast, join MIT astronomer Anna Frebel for a firsthand account of the science of stellar archaeology.