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How A Museum Can Help Make Science Accessible

Ellen V. Futter, president of the American Museum of Natural History in New York: “The public has a real thirst to understand the world around them. But what people don’t want to do is be intimidated or made to feel like it’s too much for them to understand. We are … removing any sense that […]

A new video series from The American Museum of Natural History

last weekHumor : TYWKIWDBI

YouTube link. The American Museum of Natural History offers incomparable resources for anyone seriously interested in the natural world. They are now producing a series of videos designed to highlight their mission and their astonishing...Show More Summary

Smithsonian takes Hall of Human Origins across the country in new traveling exhibition

last weekArts : Artdaily

The Smithsonian and the American Library Association (ALA) have developed a new traveling exhibition on human evolution based on the iconic ?David H. Koch Hall of Human Origins? at the National Museum of Natural History in Washington, D.C. Show More Summary

Take A Video Tour Of Staff-Only Rooms At The American Museum Of Natural History

In our new series, Innovation Undercover, discover what 33 million museum specimens reveal about the world. The frozen tissue collection has nothing to do with sad scenes in the hit Disney movie. Rather, it's one of many rooms at the American Museum of Natural History where about 100,000 genetic samples are studied and maintained. Show More Summary

Newt Gingrich, wife Callista spend night at museum

Callista Gingrich paid $700 for a romantic Valentine’s Day eve sleepover in the American Museum of Natural History Friday.

Newt Gingrich Excited For Romantic Sleepover At The Natural History Museum

Former House Speaker and noted smartphone user Newt Gingrich will spend tonight at the American Museum of Natural History with his wife, Callista. He and his wife. Tonight. For Valentine's Day. Take from this what you will, then pray for blindness. [ more › ]

The Fascinating Tale of the American Museum of Natural History’s Rare Coelacanth Specimens

2 weeks agoHumor : Laughing Squid

In “Six Ways to Prepare a Coelacanth,” Ichthyology Curator Melanie L. J. Stiassny of the American Museum of Natural History tells the tale of the museum’s rare coelacanth specimens, and explains the process of specimen preparation. The video is the third episode in the museum’s video series, Shelf Life. via Digg

Todd Edwards thanks Disclosure w/ new track, DJing Museum of Natural History

Todd accepting a Grammy with Daft Punk & friends (via) The One Step Beyond series continues at the American Museum of Natural History this Friday (2/6) with dance music veteran and Daft Punk collaborator Todd Edwards headlining. Also on the...

Seeing stars | Video-game festival | MoMA exhibit

The American Museum of Natural History gives lovers an out-of-this-world experience with Romance Under the Stars at the Hayden Planetarium. The evening includes a cocktail hour with open bar,... To view the full story, click the title link.

Peep The New Crewcuts T-Shirt Line With The American Musuem Of Natural History

last monthLifestyle / Fashion : SheFinds

Calling all moms! Crewcuts just revealed the first photos of their amazing new collaboration with the American Museum of Natural History and let us tell you, your kid needs one of these tees. The shirts all feature crazy cool designs from the AMNH archives, making this collab the first of its kind. Show More Summary

Born This Day: Roya Chapman Andrews

Photo from Parade of Life Through The Ages, by Charles Knight, Nat. Geo., Feb. 1942. From the American Museum of Natural History web site:Adventurer, administrator, and Museum promoter — Andrews (Jan. 26, 1884 – March 11, 1960) spent...Show More Summary

Extraordinary Birds

last monthHumor : Kottke.org

The American Museum of Natural History's research library has an online exhibit of bird illustrations taken from the book Extraordinary Birds. (via @kellianderson) Tags: American Museum of Natural History books Extraordinary Birds illustration museums NYC

Let a Lady From the Museum Of Natural History Tell You How to Preserve Prehistoric Fish for Scientific Posterity - Featuring an awesome lady scientist!

last monthHumor : Geekosystem

"Shelf Life" is the American Museum of Natural History's new series of exploratory, fun science videos, offering us a glimpse of the rare items and specimens they've got tucked away in their collection. This month, Ichthyology Curator Melanie L. Show More Summary

President Jimmy Carter visits museum to launch Countdown to Zero

last monthArts : Artdaily

Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter announced at the American Museum of Natural History yesterday that the worldwide number of cases of the debilitating Guinea worm disease dropped to 126 in 2014?a decrease of more than 99.9 percent since...Show More Summary

Global Health: At Museum, New Front in Guinea Worm Fight

2 months agoHealth : NYT: Health

Former President Jimmy Carter cited a 15-percent drop in cases last year as he helped open an exhibition on diseases at the American Museum of Natural History.

Leave GIRLS Alone

Last week HBO hosted a huge party for the television show Girls at the American Museum of Natural History. Apparently there was no more room at the ball for entitlement, as I was told I couldn't attend due to everyone else in NYC media already being on the list. Show More Summary

Neil DeGrasse Tyson Will Film New Talk Show In Front Of Studio Audience At AMNH

A late night talk show filmed in front of a studio audience at The American Museum of Natural History—how does it get any better than that? Well, Neil deGrasse Tyson will be the host. The National Geographic Channel announced the series, based on his Star Talk podcast, today. From the Wrap: [ more › ]

Sophia Bush's TV Show 'Chicago PD' Is Back with New Episodes This Week!

Sophia Bush is pretty in pink at the Girls season four series premiere held at the American Museum of Natural History on Monday evening (January 5) in New York City. The 32-year-old actress was seen out and about in NYC earlier in the day doing some promo work for Chicago PD, which returns from its [...]

“Girls” Season Four Premiere Brings Out the Stars

Gearing up for another crazy estrogen-fueled adventure, the cast of “Girls” gathered at the American Museum of Natural History in New York City on Monday night (January 5). Lena Dunham was all smiles as she hammed it up with boyfriend...Show More Summary

Lena Dunham's HBO Show 'Girls' Renewed For Fifth Season!

Lena Dunham, Zosia Mamet, Allison Williams, and Jemima Kirke are all dressed to impress while attending the fourth season premiere of Girls held at American Museum of Natural History on Monday (January 5) in New York City. The four actresses were joined by other co-stars Gaby Hoffman, Andrew Rannells, and Alex Karpovsky. PHOTOS: Check out [...]

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