An update on Dr. Allison’s expedition to the Baining Mountains of New Britain, PNG.
Dr. Allison and his colleagues are surveying the vertebrate fauna of New Britain. Stay tuned for updates!
When it comes to protecting endangered species, some people “talk the talk”, while others “walk the walk”.
Alex Slavenko, a PhD student from the University of Tel Aviv, spent six weeks working in Bishop Museum’s Vertebrate Zoology collection.
Natural history collections aren’t only visited by scientists – they are also a unique resource for artists.
No discussion of Hawaii’s fossilized bird bones is complete without some mention of the name Dr. Helen James.
Recently, I was invited to speak about Oahu’s fossilized bird bones to students enrolled in the Mālama ʻĀina Field School, which is a summer course coordinated by the Mālama Learning Center and offered by Nānākuli High & Intermediate Schools. I was very excited to share what I know with the students, especially since