Science at The Field

Meet a Scientist

Talk with our scientists about their work and see real artifacts and specimens from the approximately 30 million items in The Field Museum's collection. Topics range from birds to insects, from mammals to plants, from pottery to spear points, and more!


Events at The Field

curiocity: Bones to Botany

Teens ages 14-18 are invited find out what ties together the work of doctor and a botanist on Saturday, April 1! Dr. Aravind Athiviraham, Specialist in Orthopedic Sports Medicine at the University of Chicago, and Matt von Konrat, botanist and Head of Botanical Collections at The Field Museum, will explore the intersection of their careers.

This Week at The Field

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