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Field Lessons

Field Lessons

Whether she’s in the rainforests of Malaysian Borneo or the city parks of Pittsburgh, tropical ecologist Jennifer Sheridan is living her best life, and she wants young people to have the same opportunity. Where to start? Just pick up a frog.

Given to Giving

Given to Giving

A museum “fangirl” turns the corner to also becoming a museum donor.

Bugs at Work

Bugs at Work

Inside the collections at Carnegie Museum of Natural History.

Objects of Wonder

Objects of Wonder

The central characters in Carnegie Museum of Natural History’s early collections story might surprise you.

Anatomy of a Genius

Anatomy of a Genius

Da Vinci The Exhibition makes a case for the wandering mind. Being insatiably curious about absolutely everything is what defined Leonardo da Vinci.

First Look

First Look

A glimpse at something new, novel, or rarely seen at Carnegie Museums.

Beyond the Scales

Beyond the Scales

Mysterious and even feared, reptiles are some of nature’s most misunderstood animals. A new exhibition at Carnegie Museum of Natural History gives these fascinating creatures a much-deserved close-up, revealing their complexity, resourcefulness, and beauty.

Director’s Note

Director’s Note

The world is changing rapidly. There seems to be concerning news everywhere: mass poverty in the developing world, an increasingly divisive political climate here at home, and a multitude of concerns about the global environment. Yet, amid these sobering subjects, there is plenty of reason for hope. New marine reserves are helping the recovery of … Continued