Welcome to Stories, a place to explore—and be inspired by—the wonder of our natural and cultural worlds.

Science of SpongeBob: Ancient Bikini Bottom
Dive in to the NHM’s extensive fossil collection!
Science of SpongeBob: Deep Sea Dangers
Lionfishes, venom, real-life anchovies and more!
On the Anniversary of Obergefell v. Hodges
The Importance of Marriage Equality in the LGBTQ+ Community
Armenia's White Storks
Nest Neighbors Bring Good Fortune Across the Globe
Vistazo de la Ciencia de Bob Esponja
¡Sumérgete en todo un mundo de conocimientos náuticos con los expertos de NHM y tus personajes favoritos de Bob Esponja!
Science of SpongeBob Teaser
Dive into a watery world of knowledge with NHM experts and your favorite SpongeBob characters!
La Ciencia de Bob Esponja: Hechos Tontos del Mar
¡Explora el extraño mundo de vivir bajo el agua!
Science of SpongeBob: Silly Sea Facts
Explore the wide world of weird living underwater!
Sir Lady Java
History and Legacy of a Trans Rights Hero
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The Anglerfish Artist
Dwight Hwang, an expert at the traditional Japanese printing technique called gyotaku, was invited to the museum recently to perform a marriage of art and science