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February 25, 2023 - 12:00pm

Join the HawkWatch crew and some of their fine feathered friends at NHMU! Observe live raptors up close and examine a variety of specimens, including Alaskan hawk feathers...

Adedeji Aderounmu in a lab.
March 3, 2023 - 2:00pm
Discover what it’s like to be a Biochemist. Join Adedeji Aderounmu to explore the evolution of the Dicer enzyme.
March 4, 2023 - 2:00pm

Get up close and personal with the Great Basin gopher snake, North American bullfrog, Great Basin Spadefoot (toads), and Utah salamanders. Getting to know our animals is...

March 7, 2023 - 7:00pm
Dr. Rick Paine will present "Doomed by Success: Innovation, Growth, and Climate Change at Angkor and Tikal" at 7 p.m. on March 7 at The Salt Lake City Library.
March 11, 2023 - 2:00pm

Meet the bugs at NHMU! Observe and handle live bugs to learn about their anatomy, behavior, and important ecological roles. With this program, we encourage you to overcome...

Carrie in the field.
March 17, 2023 - 2:00pm
Discover what it’s like to be a Biological Anthropologist! Join Carrie and explore the amazing science of Primate Genetics & Genomics!