May 17th, 2013
The Field Museum has long monitored peregrine falcons in Illinois and as spring sets in our favorite time of year is upon us. Baby falcons are hatching around and some newborns, right here in Chicago, can be watched via livestream here:
May 16th, 2013
When you visit The Field Museum, less than one percent of our 24.7 million specimens and artifacts are on display. So where does the Museum house the rest of its amazing treasures?
April 30th, 2013
In June, the Field Museum is releasing The Art & Science of Birds, an eBook that explores artistic and scientific perspectives on birds.
April 22nd, 2013
The Field Museum recently announced the launch of Science Newsflash, an initiative to present scientific research to the public as quickly as possible. With help from Museum scientists, selected discoveries will now immediately be put on display in Stanley Field Hall.
April 10th, 2013
On April 9, The Field Museum received several pieces of the Chelyabinsk Meteorite totaling about two pounds thanks to a generous donation from meteorite collector Terry Boudreaux.
April 01st, 2013
Calumet Environmental Education Program Newsletter Spring 2013
March 28th, 2013
The Wall Street Journal recently highlighted Scenes from the Stone Age: The Cave Paintings of Lascaux.
Mireles Academy - Creating Healthy Food Solutions with the Calumet Environmental Education Program (CEEP)
March 27th, 2013
Young people provide community access to fresh, healthy food via the Calumet Environmental Education Program (CEEP)
March 18th, 2013
Taxonomy in the service of conservation
March 14th, 2013
Scientists at The Field Museum recently unearthed a rare, 600-year-old coin off the coast of Kenya.