Blog Posts

August 30th, 2011

Many hot new species of Manihot

August 15th, 2011

VertNet blog goes live.

August 12th, 2011

Calumet Photo of the Month August 2011

August 10th, 2011

NSF International Science & Engineering Visualization Challenge. Competition deadline in 8 weeks.

August 07th, 2011

A recent visitor to the museum's Division of Insects from Nanjing, China brought bags full of exciting fossil beetle specimens with him. Read on for an update...

August 05th, 2011

a paper that documents the past, present, and future preservation practices of Rhizome's archive, the ArtBase.

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 28th, 2011


Field Museum researchers at the Robert A. Pritzker Center for Meteoritics and Polar Studies have received a second target foil from the Interstellar Dust Collector onboard NASA's Stardust Mission - that returned the first solid extraterrestrial material to Earth from beyond the Moon.  

July 25th, 2011

Michigan Lily is a species of lily that is native to the Chicago Region