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Blog Archive: Research

[image] Executive Director Jason Cryan Helps Discover New Amazonian Species

Executive Director Jason Cryan Helps Discover New Amazonian Species

Biodiversity Discovery: a new genus and species of spittlebug from the Amazonian rainforest.
[image] Fossils at Bears Ears

Fossils at Bears Ears

A primer on the region, the fossils found so far, those that are likely to be there, and why it matters.
[image] Did Climate Change Help Dinosaurs Get Their Start?

Did Climate Change Help Dinosaurs Get Their Start?

Geologists and paleontologists have good reason to suspect that climate change might play a role in dinosaur origins.
[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.
Tags: research
[image] Sofa Science — CSI: Crimes Solved with Isotopes

Sofa Science — CSI: Crimes Solved with Isotopes

Join isotope Ecologist Christy Mancuso to discover how stable isotopes can solve crimes.
[image] Sofa Science — Neuroscience of Addiction

Sofa Science — Neuroscience of Addiction

Join neuroscientist Danielle Giangrasso in this episode of Sofa Science from NHMU to learn how addiction hijacks our behavior and our brains.
[image] Sofa Science — Surviving Disaster

Sofa Science — Surviving Disaster

Emily Post is a cultural anthropologist. Join her as she discusses responding to disasters in this episode of Sofa Science from NHMU.
[image] Sofa Science — Bioelectric Chemistry

Sofa Science — Bioelectric Chemistry

Victoria Russell is a bioelectric chemist. Explore her research in this episode of Sofa Science from the Natural History Museum of Utah.
[image] Sofa Science — How Bacteria Infect Us

Sofa Science — How Bacteria Infect Us

Join microbiologist Brittany Fleming in this episode of Sofa Science to discover the sneaky tricks bacteria use to infect us.
[image] Thoughts on naming a new dinosaur

Thoughts on naming a new dinosaur

NHMU is thrilled to announce a new species of Allosaurus.