Stories

Welcome to Stories, a place to explore—and be inspired by—the wonder of our natural and cultural worlds.

Year of the Rabbit
Celebrate the 2023 Lunar New Year with highlights from the collection
Small Wonders
NHM’s new Scanning Electron Microscope Lab connects guests with big science and tiny specimens.
Weaving a Shared Culture
Two Pacific Islander artists at NHM combine a traditional craft with contemporary weaving and design
Depth Perceptions
NHM’s marine collections illuminate the shape of life in deep water.
Dakota Gets a Makeover
See how our Performing Arts staff refurbished the Museum's life-size Triceratops puppet for her starring role in the all-new Dino Encounters show.
Petals to the Metal
Celebrate a blooming New Year with a look back at the Rose Parade's history through NHM's Seaver Center collections.
Connecting Us Through Our Stomachs And Our Hearts
A Bread lover’s (and Museum Educator) reflection on the Kneaded LA Project
The Heart of Fry Bread
Sandra Hale | Lucy Hale’s Indian Tacos & Fry Bread