The Macy's Thanksgiving Parade balloons takes a lot of helium. On Wednesday evening -- Macy's Parade Balloon Inflation took place on the Upper West Side. The balloons were inflated at the American Museum of Natural History and despite any concerns about security -- the crowds were huge and in good spirits. Show More Summary
The good people of the American Museum of Natural History set the record straight.
Little white boy to frustrated black nanny who is trying to hail a cab: My daddy always gets a taxi! –Houston & Broadway Overheard by: Dan Little boy: This place is like a dead zoo. –American Museum of Natural History Four-year-old boy: Yo, this sofa is mad comfy! –Used Furniture Store, Staten Island Four-year-old boy: […]
Tina Fey and hubby Jeff Richmond flash a smile together while attending the 2015 American Museum Of Natural History Gala at the American Museum of Natural History on Thursday (November 19) in New York City. The 45-year-old actress and her love were joined by Jon Hamm, Ben Stiller, Michael Buble, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt‘s Ellie Kemper, [...]
Taylor Schilling strikes a pose on the red carpet while attending the 2015 CNN Heroes: An All-Star Tribute held at the American Museum of Natural History on Tuesday (November 17) in New York City. The 31-year-old Orange is the New Black star was joined by Zachary Quinto, Neil Patrick Harris, Anderson Cooper, Victoria Justice, Kelly [...]
“It’s impossible to know everything,” Hélène Alonso said. Alonso is the director of exhibit interactives and media for the American Museum of Natural History. It was a week and a half before the opening of the museum’s newest exhibition, The Secret World Inside You, and she was discussing the process by which the museum creates its temporary exhibits. Read more...
image credit American Museum of Natural History The still-mysterious ecosystem of bacteria living inside you determines an incredible amount about your health - and your personality. Numbering anywhere from 30 trillion to 100s of trillions,...Show More Summary
If you buy the premise of feisty walking-talking exhibits in the movie Night at the Museum, the future Gilder Center at New York’s American Museum of Natural History will provide ample space for Teddy Roosevelt, Attila the Hun, dinosaurs, African mammals—and patrons—to roam freely. Studio Gang's conceptual design for the Richard [...]
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If you’ve never gotten lost in the American Museum of Natural History, you’ve never really been there at all. One moment you’re marching past dioramas of arctic foxes or industrious Neanderthals, and the next you’re wandering among hunks of dusty rock. Experienced visitors orient themselves by the elephants, but even... More »
What would happen if you ran a zoo and decided to put all the big scary American mammals in the same enclosure together? America found out the answer when a former natural history museum curator took over the Milwaukee zoo and decided that real life should look like a cool museum exhibit. The result? Well….. […]
The museum released concept images for its planned expansion.
This exhibition at the American Museum of Natural History looks at the trillions of organisms crawling on and in the body.
The Board of Trustees of the American Museum of Natural History today endorsed the conceptual design for the Richard Gilder Center for Science, Education, and Innovation, a new building that will invite visitors to experience the Museum not only as a place of public exhibitions but as an active scientific and educational institution. Show More Summary
Amanda Seyfried keeps it chic and sophisticated while hitting the red carpet at the 2015 K.I.D.S/Fashion Delivers Gala held at the American Museum of Natural History on Wednesday (November 4) in New York City. The 29-year-old actress was in attendance to help honor fashion designer Prabal Gurung for his work with the Shikshya Foundation Nepal, [...]
The American Museum of Natural History has finally revealed the design for its $325 million expansion. The museum's board has unanimously voted to approve Jeanne Gang's contemporary addition, which will house the Richard Gilder Center for Science, Education and...
Trustees of the American Museum of Natural History have approved a design for a $325 million addition. The museum's trustees approved the plan for the six-story Richard Gilder Center for Science,... To view the full story, click the title link.
The American Museum of Natural History has finally settled on a "conceptual" design for its planned expansion, and its president raved about the plans in both a statement and in a letter to museum members. Emphasizing that the $325...Show More Summary
“The design consumes less coveted park space than expected, while introducing a contemporary aesthetic that evokes Frank Gehry’s museum in Bilbao, Spain, in its undulating exterior and Turkey’s underground city of Cappadocia in its cavelike interior.”
The ocean is full of incredible creatures vying for our attention. The Rare Book Room at the American Museum of Natural History is giving them the spotlight they deserve