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Blog Archive: conservation

[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] NHMU 50: The Museum's First Curator

NHMU 50: The Museum's First Curator

Eric Rickart's fascination with nature from an early age, led him to becoming the Museum's first scientific curator.
[image] The Curious Case of Myrtle Spurge

The Curious Case of Myrtle Spurge

The legacy of an prolific garden plant raises questions about how we shape the landscape around us.
[image] How Humans are Making Novel Ecosystems

How Humans are Making Novel Ecosystems

Human activities are creating environmental interactions that have never happened before.
[image] What Does "Nature" Mean?

What Does "Nature" Mean?

The idea of nature has had many different meanings throughout history.
[image] Irons, Paint & Pulleys

Irons, Paint & Pulleys

Moving the 60-foot-by-12-foot Barrier Canyon Mural to our new museum location in 2011 took a lot of planning, and more than a little conservation of the aging mural.