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Exterior view of the American Museum of Natural History's "castle facade," with text that reads: Innovative PhD program in comparative biology.
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AMNH Offers Unique Resources For Students...       

  • Access to one of the world's greatest natural history collections
  • A legacy of leadership in field and theoretical sciences
  • A long tradition of interdisciplinary approaches to research
  • public mission, providing a bridge between science and society
Graduate student at AMNH, surrounded by cabinets full of specimens, holding flatfish

New York Times Article: The Critter People

By TAMAR LEWIN.  Beyond the noisy throngs marveling at the  dinosaurs, the dioramas and the immense blue whale, up on the fifth floor where visitors are not allowed, the American Museum of Natural History takes on an entirely different character. Video: "Every Day at the Museum"