Nature as Artist is a new virtual tour from the Harvard Museum of Natural History (HMNH). It features objects and specimens from the three museum collections on display in the HMNH, including the MCZ.
Nature has long inspired we humans to imagine and create art. Dancers, designers, musicians, painters, and sculptors—they are all found in the natural world. Take this virtual journey through the exhibit galleries of the Harvard Museum of...
M. Brent Hawkins, a recent doctoral recipient in the Hanken Lab, and colleagues from Boston Children's Hospital, examined what is occurring at the genetic level to drive different patterns in the fin skeleton versus the limb skeleton. The research is published in Cell and featured in ... Read more about Can a fin become a limb?
Harvard Museums of Science and Culture (HMSC), in partnership with others, has two upcoming virtual programs that may be of interest to the MCZ community. Registration is required and can be accessed by the links below.