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Exhibit

Islands: Evolving in Isolation

This Harvard Museum of Natural History exhibition unravels the mysteries of island biodiversity and evolution. Packed with examples from around the globe, the exhibition brings together an enormous array of plant and animal specimens.

Exploring Micro and Macro Worlds: How Does Light Advance Science?

Public Lecture

Exploring Micro and Macro Worlds: How Does Light Advance Science?

On Wednesday, September 16, at 6:00 pm, Adam Cohen and Dimitar Sasselov will discuss the role of light in expanding our ability to “see,” as well as advances in light-based technologies.

Featured Video

Islands: Evolution in Action

The exhibition "Islands: Evolving in Isolation" features video commentary by famed biologist Edward O. Wilson and Harvard Professor Jonathan Losos. Exhibition opened April 25, 2015. 

Souvenir, Art, or Anthropology lecture of the Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology

Public Lecture

Souvenir, Art, or Anthropology?

On Thursday, September 24, at 6:00 pm, David Odo will discuss the complicated nature of photographs and when they are considered souvenirs, works of art, or scientific data.