Blog Posts

August 04th, 2011

Peter Pyle visits our collections for project on molt patterns in Chilean birds

July 22nd, 2011

Eggs tell the story of changes in the Chicago region

July 15th, 2011

Ecosystem and biological research programs at the United States Geological Survey (USGS) are vital to the nation. They are critcal to our nation's efforts to combat invasive species, manage endangered and threatened species, address wildlife diseases, and restore degraded landscapes.

July 12th, 2011

The Field Museum receives many streams of support from the National Science Foundation (NSF) for research, education, collection improvement, and outreach.  Don't let Congress politicize this vital funding source for the nation's essential scientific disciplines and training.

June 29th, 2011

The beginning of summer = reflections on education.

June 23rd, 2011

Our visitors come to see the real things, even the small ones

June 20th, 2011

How do I get rid of the pest ants in my home?

June 18th, 2011

A glance outside leads to a good bird observation

June 17th, 2011

Natural History collections are about science and more

June 13th, 2011

Olsen moves on to the next step: doing his research.