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[image] Cats are Affected By COVID-19, Too

Cats are Affected By COVID-19, Too

A new study finds that cats are susceptible to COVID-19, but there's no evidence they can spread the disease to us.
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[image] A Strange and Mysterious Insect Was Found in Museum Collections First

A Strange and Mysterious Insect Was Found in Museum Collections First

NHMU Director Jason Cryan discovered a new insect in museum collections, and the species wasn't seen again for 20 years.
[image] Five Surprising Discoveries Made With iNaturalist

Five Surprising Discoveries Made With iNaturalist

There are still lost worlds to discover, and they may be as close as your yard or the city park.
[image] City Nature Challenge Highlights the Zoo in Your Backyard

City Nature Challenge Highlights the Zoo in Your Backyard

Programs like City Nature Challenge allow everyone to find the wonder of nature as close as their own home.
[image] Five Ways You Can Become a Citizen Scientist

Five Ways You Can Become a Citizen Scientist

All around the world, citizen scientists are collecting data, making discoveries, and exploring nature.
[image] Animals who have adapted to live with us

Animals who have adapted to live with us

More than just being our neighbors, synanthropes benefit from the habitats we build.
[image] NHMU 50: Youth Teaching Youth

NHMU 50: Youth Teaching Youth

NHMU's Youth Teaching Youth program is one of its great successes. Here's how it started.
[image] Can we predict earthquakes?

Can we predict earthquakes?

After a 5.7 magnitude earthquake shook Salt Lake City, many are asking if these events can be predicted.
[image] How Museum Designers Invented Diorama 2.0

How Museum Designers Invented Diorama 2.0

A combination of traditional design and new tech creates a diorama unlike any seen before.
[image] The Museum's Wall of Wonders

The Museum's Wall of Wonders

The massive Collections Wall is united by the theme of wonder.