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Science Stories

Learn more about NHMU research happening in Utah and around the world in our latest blog posts.

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Levon Biss Livestream

Join us at 12 p.m. MT on Thursday, July 18, for a livestream conversation with Levon Biss, the photographer behind Microsculpture.


BUGfest happens August 10-11 at NHMU when we will explore the world of damselflies and dragonflies!

Explorer Corps Sweepstakes

Download the free Explorer Corps app and create an account before Labor Day and you will be entered to win one of our two great prize packs!

Discover the Collection

We are home to a world-renowned collection of 1.6 million objects. Discover our expertise in the wonders of life, earth and culture. Explore Science

A dinosaur fossil


Learn more about the Museum's world class exhibits that explore billions of years of Utah's natural history.

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Citizen Science

Browse exciting news and video about the Museum’s collections, events, programs and more!

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A child examines an exhibit at NHMU.

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