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April 29, 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...

May 5, 2023 - 2:00pm
Discover what it’s to be a Mitochondrial biologist! Join Sangeetha Balasubramaniam to explore the mitochondria, also known as, “the powerhouse of the cell.”
May 6, 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...

May 13, 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...

Dylan Klure in the field
June 2, 2023 - 2:00pm
Discover what it’s like to be a molecular ecologist. Join Dylan Klure to explore how small mammals are able to live on diets of poisonous plants!
June 3, 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...