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.
Tag: Science & Nature
A member asks: How did the Science Center end up with a submarine, and how did it get here?
A museum “fangirl” turns the corner to also becoming a museum donor.
Inside the collections at Carnegie Museum of Natural History.
The central characters in Carnegie Museum of Natural History’s early collections story might surprise you.
Da Vinci The Exhibition makes a case for the wandering mind. Being insatiably curious about absolutely everything is what defined Leonardo da Vinci.
A glimpse at something new, novel, or rarely seen at Carnegie Museums.
How a visit to the museum became a life lesson in supporting what you love, at any age.
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.
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