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Blog: September 2016

[image] To the Top: Adventurous Researchers Unlock Changes in Animal Communities

To the Top: Adventurous Researchers Unlock Changes in Animal Communities

Dr. Eric Rickart, Dr. Shannen Robson and Dr. Lois Alexander have spent the past 15 years examining species of mice, voles, and squirrels (among other animals) in the American Great Basin to better understand how and why there are changes occurring within their communities.
[image] Top 5 Dinosaur Myths

Top 5 Dinosaur Myths

NHMU Curator of Paleontology, Randy Irmis, helps to clarify some common misconceptions about dinosaurs.
[image] Isabel Perez-Vega, NHMU Employee, Recognized As American Graduate Champion

Isabel Perez-Vega, NHMU Employee, Recognized As American Graduate Champion

We are thrilled that one of our long-time Youth Teaching Youth participants and now an NHMU employee, Isabel Perez-Vega, has been recognized as an American Graduate Champion.
[image] In with the New: Our Collections Wall Gets a New Look

In with the New: Our Collections Wall Gets a New Look

It’s been five years since we first installed the 600 objects in our glass-enclosed Collections Wall. Now, we’re preserving some of the light-sensitive artifacts and bringing in objects from other collections to create a new, updated look for our visitors.