Welcome to Stories, a place to explore—and be inspired by—the wonder of our natural and cultural worlds.
NHM’s Ichthyology Curator visits two remote islands to understand how fish move around our planet.
A look back—and forward–at all the nature thriving in NHM’s Nature Gardens.
The tally from NHM’s annual collaborative urban nature global event is in, and the results will astound you! Meet some of the keen-eyed uber observers of L.A.’s wild scene, our stellar local community participants.
A sweeping new study by over 80 scientists including NHM researcher Vijay Barve identifies that butterflies originated in North or Central America 100 million years ago.
A contingent of 8 to 18-year-olds spent three inspirational days at NHM learning from experts about fossils, mammals, and oceans, and discovering the many stepping stones to careers in science, technology, engineering and math.
NHM researchers’ ambitious plan to barcode every insect species in CA—before it’s too late