Chicago's Birds Are Shrinking In Size, Thanks To Climate Change"As the breeding grounds of these birds are getting warmer, it may be advantageous to be smaller."
Rare Cosmic 'Mudball' Meteorite Arrives At Chicago's Field MuseumA rare cosmic mudball holds the clues to how life began, and it has scientists at the Field Museum of Natural History giddy with excitement.
Chicago Museums Helping To Save Endangered Monarch ButterfliesThe decline in the monarch butterfly population is linked, in part, to the disappearance of once plentiful milkweed plants, which are crucial to their life cycle.
Giant 'Audubon's Birds Of America' Book Stars In New Exhibit At Chicago's Field MuseumA relic of watercolor creations from famed American wildlife artist James Audubon more than 150 years ago has been dusted off and pulled out of the Field Museum's archives for public consumption.
Things To Do In Chicago: Field Museum Showcases World's Best Wildlife Photography In New Exhibit Starting TodayThe Field Museum is bringing up-close images of wildlife to the public with a new exhibit, "Wildlife Photographer of the Year," showcasing life behind the lens of a wildlife photographer.
SUE The T. Rex Scheduled For CT Scan Next WeekNext Tuesday at 9:30 a.m., Field Museum scientists will remove SUE's bones that show signs of illness or injury, including bones from the right arm and left leg.
'X-ray Gun' Used At Field Museum To Study Treasures Of 800-Year-Old ShipwreckThe Field Museum of Natural History in Chicago holds about 7,500 pieces of the shipwreck's cargo.
Chance The Rapper Headlines 2nd Annual 'Night At The Museum'Tickets are $10.00 and there are more than 50 activities planned. Last year the event collected more than $10,000 items for 15 shelters.
SUE Gets A New Suite In The Field Museum“SUE’s skeleton is so complete and so well-preserved, it’s been a treasure trove for scientists. Studying it has shown us everything from how fast T. rex would have been able to run to how quickly a baby T. rex grew up.”
'Dibs' And Sue The T. Rex Among Chicago-Themed Holiday Cards For Sale"Dibs" and Sue the T. Rex are some of the sights local artists feature on their Chicago-themed holiday cards.
Sue The T Rex Returns To Public Display At Field Museum On December 21 Sue the T Rex will be back on public display at the Field Museum on Dec. 21, the museum announced on Monday.
Free Field Museum Admission On Election Day for Illinois ResidentsIllinois residents can visit the Field Museum for free on Election Day.
Chicago's Field Museum Plans Revamp Of Native American HallChicago's Field Museum plans to revamp its Native American exhibits with the help of American Indians over the next three years.
Volunteers Digitize, Preserve Collection Of Field MuseumHandwritten labels attached to decades-old specimens, some written in Latin, can hold the key to centuries' worth of data scientists can use.
Field Museum's Dinosaur Decked Out in Cubs Jersey Ahead of Playoffs