The marine side of NHM kicked into high gear when we hosted a two-week get-together in August for a star team of biologists from around the country: the Los Angeles Urban Ocean Expedition 2019.
Meet Hunter, our large-scale T. rex puppet.
Scientists have long wondered if Mars could support life. But what exactly should we look for?
Angelenos have been switching out lawns for alternative turf, and visiting NHM to soak up conservation tips for their gardens and neighborhoods.
Students dig up the bones of real prehistoric beasts for college credit in the first-ever La Brea Tar Pits Field School.
Digitization of collections unlocks climate clues.
How security cameras help document wildlife in backyards.
Choose your outfit carefully before you go on a nature walk.
Fossilized feces help confirm the diet of extinct “bone-crushing” dogs
A sneak peek at NHM's Wild L.A. - A nature guide for Angelenos. The following is one of 100 species accounts in the book.
What can thrive in those standing water puddles?
Critters among the concrete
Making the scientific best of an unfortunate situation.
NHM Scientist, Miguel Ordeñana, finds bats and introduces them to classrooms in South L.A.