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April 15, 2018

Photo by Matt Shanley.

On Saturday, April 14th, I was privileged to be one of the speakers at the New York March for Science, held in Washington Square Park.  It was a beautiful spring day and 15 other speakers shared the stage.  Afterwards, we marched down Broadway....

November 7, 2015


This week was an absolutely whirlwind of excitement. Wednesday we had our big media event to announce our new exhibit, "The Secret World Inside You" to members of the press and other media outlets. AMNH President, Ellen Futter, gave a rousing introduction, reminding u...

October 24, 2015

Just two weeks from today, the first public visitors will be walking through our new exhibit, "The Secret World Inside You."  It's been a thrilling week watching the exhibit come to life - going from the 2-D plans that we've sketched out for years to a beautiful 3-D sp...

October 13, 2015

This past spring, I received the happy news that I had been recommended for promotion to Full Curator.   It was a moment of immense relief and joy and yes, some satisfaction on having reached an important milestone after my ten years of working at the AMNH.  I received...

October 9, 2015

I'm writing this post from my Dad's couch down in Florida and from this relaxing perspective, all I can say, "Wow! What a week!" 


We are in the real home stretch now of getting everything finalized for the upcoming exhibit on the microbiome at the AMNH and it has been...

October 6, 2015

Yesterday was a very special day at the American Museum of Natural History.  Set dramatically under the great Blue Whale in the Hall of Ocean Life, four more students were hooded and celebrated for completing their Ph.D. in Compative Biology from the Museum's Richard G...

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