io9 and the American Museum of Natural History hosted a special screening of Dark Universe last night. Neil deGrasse Tyson['s voice] lead us on a journey through the ever expanding universe of dark energy, dark matter, red shifts, and...Show More Summary
The American Museum of Natural History shared this short video featuring archival footage of James Perry Wilson's working method. Wilson painted many of the finest diorama backdrop paintings for the American Museum of Natural History...Show More Summary
Art has long been incredibly important to the development of science, as shown in the Natural Histories: 400 Years of Scientific Illustration from the Museum’s Library exhibition now at the American Museum of Natural History.
The American Museum of Natural History announces The Power of Poison, a new exhibition that explores poison?s paradoxical roles in nature, human health and history, literature, and myth. Whether as a defense against predators, a source...Show More Summary
Every year, the SNL crew assembles for the American Museum of Natural History Gala (boss Lorne Michaels is a gala chairman). This time around, because it took place the night before the 50th anniversary of JFK's assassination, we asked a handful of the castmembers if they were conspiracy theorists. Seth... More »
Tina Fey hits the red carpet at the 2013 American Museum of Natural History Gala held in the museum’s Milstein Hall of Ocean Life on Thursday (November 21) in New York City. The 43-year-old actress was the host of the evening and she was joined by her husband Jeff Richmond. Current Saturday Night Live cast [...]
Making a striking appearance amongst fans and camera flashes, a host of celebrities attended the American Museum of Natural History's 2013 Museum Gala in New York City on Thursday (November 21). “Hunger Games” hunk Josh Hutcherson showed...Show More Summary
Josh Hutcherson suits up while walking the red carpet at the 2013 American Museum of Natural History Gala held in the museum’s Milstein Hall of Ocean Life on Thursday (November 21) in New York City. The evening featured a performance from Florence Welch and her band Florence + the Machine. Also in attendance were model [...]
Sara Bareilles and Josh Lucas hit the red carpet in style for the 2013 CNN Heroes: An All Star Tribute held at The American Museum of Natural History on Tuesday (November 19) in New York City. Joining the 33-year-old singer and 42-year-old actor were Anderson Cooper, Kelly Ripa, Michael Strahan, pregnant Melissa George, Sarah Silverman, [...]
Allison Williams is a purple hottie while attending 2013 CNN Heroes: An All Star Tribute held at The American Museum of Natural History on Tuesday (November 19) in New York City The Girls actress was joined on the red carpet by Pretty Little Liars Shay Mitchell at the Anderson Cooper hosted event, which honored everyday [...]
A new exhibit at the American Museum of Natural History explores poisons throughout history and around the world. Watch out for the live Gila monster. "And now, my beauties," crowed the Wicked Witch of the West in The Wizard of Oz, "something with poison in it, I think... Show More Summary
In an ad to promote the mission, exhibitions and education programs available at for the American Museum of Natural History, a young girl’s visit to the museum launches a meteoric career in which she is ultimately awarded the “American Awesome Association Awesome Prize for Awesomeness” at the tender age of 10 years old. The spot, […]
The most interesting room in the American Museum of Natural History is one you'll never see. Its inhabitants are millions of years old, its proprietors among the brightest in their field. This is the big bone room, home to what is arguably the largest and most important collection of mammal bones in the world. And we got a first-hand look. Read more...
Particle astrophysicists are helping illuminate the dark side of the universe for a new show at the American Museum of Natural History in New York City. Planetarium shows are a wonderful way to introduce people to the beauty of the night sky. Show More Summary
This week's episode of Project Runway: All Stars starts off promising when the designers meet Alyssa Milano in the hall of dinosaurs at the American Museum of Natural History. Yay, a dinosaur challenge! Everyone loves dinosaurs!
A species of humpback dolphin previously unknown to science is swimming in the waters off northern Australia, according to a team of researchers working for the Wildlife Conservation Society, the American Museum of Natural History, and numerous other groups that contributed to the study. read more
The American Museum of Natural History will show poison in its animal and plant forms, as well as its workings on victims, hopefully without frightening children.
Tonight at the 79th anniversary benefit and auction for The Blue Card, a Holocaust survivor non-profit, Ronan Farrow showed up to the American Museum of Natural History to find a hungry scrum of reporters wondering about his paternity – the rumor reignited when his mother recently told Vanity Fair that... More »
Featuring scientific illustrations spanning five centuries, the new exhibition Natural Histories: 400 Years of Scientific Illustration from the Museum?s Library explores the integral role illustration has played in scientific discovery through 50 striking, large-format reproductions from seminal holdings in the Museum Library?s Rare Book collection. Show More Summary
The Margaret Mead Film Festival, which opens today at New York's American Natural History Museum is showing four films devoted to the good, the bad, the poignant, and the very strange business of tourism around the world.