Blog Posts

January 12th, 2012

People always ask about big discoveries, here is one made by a Field Museum ornithologist that most people do not even know about.

November 20th, 2011

One of the best things about DNA is that you can check your work, most of the time.

November 09th, 2011

We know little about the young of many species of birds or how they grow.

November 03rd, 2011

Looking back on my experience at the Field Museum thus far, I am amazed at how much I have accomplished and learned in such a short period of time.

October 07th, 2011

Getting to know colleagues in the museum

September 12th, 2011

Studying Gloger's Rule and the effects of changing environments on bird plumages

August 04th, 2011

With access to Ebird, I can record data on the birds I see even on vacation

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

June 29th, 2011

The beginning of summer = reflections on education.