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Crain's Chicago Business
Jackson Park the right choice for Obama Librarylegacy of the 19th century fair, and to create a new museum campus for the Sout
Jackson Park the right choice for Obama Library
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 11 hours ago
legacy of the 19th century fair, and to create a new museum campus for the South Side that's akin to that comprising the Field Museum, Adler Planetarium, and Shedd Aquarium in Burnham Park. Transportation will be a key factor in making the site... Read more
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Chicago Cubs
Crosstown Cup Series to kick off upcoming homestand at Wrigley FieldThe Cubs have partnered with The Field Museum in Chicago to host traveling repl
Crosstown Cup Series to kick off upcoming homestand at Wrigley Field
Chicago Cubs / Posted 2 days ago
The Cubs have partnered with The Field Museum in Chicago to host traveling replicas of their Terracotta Warriors exhibit on the Right Field Porch of the Budweiser Bleachers July 27-29. The replica statues have appeared throughout the City of Chicago... Read more
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Daily Journal
Helping Handor www.allamericancarraffle.com. Thousands of dollars at stake in museum raff
Helping Hand
Daily Journal / Posted 3 days ago
or www.allamericancarraffle.com. Thousands of dollars at stake in museum raffle MILLVILLE - Millville Army Air Field Museum is sponsoring a 50/50 raffle. Six hundred tickets are available for purchase for $50 each. If all tickets are... Read more
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KERA North Texas
To Rebrand Itself, Greece Digs Deep Into Its Cultural DNAof the items have never left their homeland before. This stop in Washington is
To Rebrand Itself, Greece Digs Deep Into Its Cultural DNA
KERA North Texas / Posted 5 days ago
of the items have never left their homeland before. This stop in Washington is the last on a tour that also included the Field Museum and two stops in Canada: at the Canadian Museum of History in Gatineau, near Ottowa, and the Pointe-à-Callière... Read more
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redOrbit
Study finds peregrine falcons mate for life, even in the citywe wondered if the falcons' mating habits had changed too," study author John B
Study finds peregrine falcons mate for life, even in the city
redOrbit / Posted 7 days ago
we wondered if the falcons' mating habits had changed too," study author John Bates, an associate curator of birds at The Field Museum in Chicago, said in a news release. "Each spring this population also has migratory peregrines passing through... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Luzon has the world's greatest concentration of unique mammal speciesnumber doubled to 56 species,” said Lawrence Heaney, lead researcher of the stu
Luzon has the world's greatest concentration of unique mammal species
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 days ago
number doubled to 56 species,” said Lawrence Heaney, lead researcher of the study and a Negaunee Curator of Mammals at The Field Museum in Chicago, in a press release. “Out of the 56 species of non-flying mammal species, 52 live nowhere else in... Read more
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Daily Journal
Helping Handor www.allamericancarraffle.com. Thousands of dollars at stake in museum raff
Helping Hand
Daily Journal / Posted 9 days ago
or www.allamericancarraffle.com. Thousands of dollars at stake in museum raffle MILLVILLE - Millville Army Air Field Museum is sponsoring a 50/50 raffle. Six hundred tickets are available for purchase for $50 each. If all tickets are... Read more
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Daily Mail
Mouse lemurs' DNA reveals Madagascar's pastshows the landscape was changing thousands of years before humans arrived,' sai
Mouse lemurs' DNA reveals Madagascar's past
Daily Mail / Posted 10 days ago
shows the landscape was changing thousands of years before humans arrived,' said study co-author Dr Steve Goodman, from the Field Museum in Chicago. RELATED ARTICLES The secret lives of pets: Hidden cameras reveal what your...Nature's honeytrap... Read more
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The Woodstock Independent
Woodstock Gallery Exhibits Work by Three Local Artiststhe Trausches, May often finds inspiration from her travels, participating in e
Woodstock Gallery Exhibits Work by Three Local Artists
The Woodstock Independent / Posted 10 days ago
the Trausches, May often finds inspiration from her travels, participating in en plein air sessions. A group outing to the Field Museum in Chicago inspired her lepidoptera series, abstract paintings of moths. She discovered creating an abstract... Read more
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PhysOrg
Ridiculously cute mouse lemurs hold key to Madagascar's pasthas been proposed they heavily impacted the Central Highland forests," says Ste
Ridiculously cute mouse lemurs hold key to Madagascar's past
PhysOrg / Posted 10 days ago
has been proposed they heavily impacted the Central Highland forests," says Steve Goodman, MacArthur Field Biologist at The Field Museum in Chicago, who co-authored the study and has been studying Malagasy animals for thirty years. "This study shows... Read more
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redOrbit
New dinosaur species independently evolved ‘T. rex arms'found that it was not alone in this category. Writing in the journal PLOS One,
New dinosaur species independently evolved ‘T. rex arms'
redOrbit / Posted 10 days ago
found that it was not alone in this category. Writing in the journal PLOS One, Peter Makovicky, dinosaur curator at The Field Museum in Chicago, and his colleagues revealed that they had discovered a new species of dinosaur from Patagonia that,... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Urban peregrine falcons are faithful to their partners despite opportunities to cheat, study findsstudies suggest the peregrine falcon may be one of them. Researchers at the Un
Urban peregrine falcons are faithful to their partners despite opportunities to cheat, study finds
Irish Examiner / Posted 10 days ago
studies suggest the peregrine falcon may be one of them. Researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago and the Field Museum found peregrine falcons who live in cities are surprisingly forming long-lasting relationships. Scientists... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Luzon has world’s greatest concentration of unique mammals–studyalready known,” Lawrence Heaney, the project’s leader, said in a statement. Ot
Luzon has world’s greatest concentration of unique mammals–study
Inquirier.net / Posted 11 days ago
already known,” Lawrence Heaney, the project’s leader, said in a statement. Other co-authors include Danilo Balete of The Field Museum, Mariano Roy Duya and Melizar Duya of the University of the Philippines, Sharon Jansa of the University of... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Luzon has greatest concentration of unique mammalsproject. Heaney, who worked with a team of American and Filipino researchers,
Luzon has greatest concentration of unique mammals
Pilipino Star / Posted 12 days ago
project. Heaney, who worked with a team of American and Filipino researchers, is the Negaunee Curator of Mammals at The Field Museum in Chicago. Other co-authors include Danilo Balete of The Field Museum, Mariano Roy Duya and Melizar Duya of... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
Learn history of tattoos (and maybe get one) this fall at the Field MuseumThe newest exhibit coming to the Field Museum will focus on the history of tatt
Learn history of tattoos (and maybe get one) this fall at the Field Museum
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 12 days ago
The newest exhibit coming to the Field Museum will focus on the history of tattoos throughout civilization. (Field Museum / via DNAinfo) The newest exhibit coming to the Field Museum will focus on the history of tattoos throughout civilization.... Read more
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Daily Mail
Urban Peregrine falcons are surprisingly faithful to each otherall the birds they looked for the study remained faithful to each other. Dr Jo
Urban Peregrine falcons are surprisingly faithful to each other
Daily Mail / Posted 13 days ago
all the birds they looked for the study remained faithful to each other. Dr John Bates, associate curator of birds at the Field Museum, said: 'Peregrine falcons that now live in the Chicago region are living in very different conditions than you'd... Read more
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PhysOrg
Sex in the city: Peregrine falcons in Chicago don't cheatA pair of Peregrine Falcons in Uptown, Chicago. Credit: Photo by Stephanie Ware
Sex in the city: Peregrine falcons in Chicago don't cheat
PhysOrg / Posted 13 days ago
A pair of Peregrine Falcons in Uptown, Chicago. Credit: Photo by Stephanie Ware, The Field Museum Peregrine Falcons, in their normal habitat on isolated cliffs, mate for life. But some 25 pairs now nest on Chicago skyscrapers and bridges, and city... Read more
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Daily Journal
High school reunion announcementsare $60. Class members are also invited to gather for informal social time at 6
High school reunion announcements
Daily Journal / Posted 13 days ago
are $60. Class members are also invited to gather for informal social time at 6:30 p.m. Aug. 12 at the Millville Army Air Field Museum. Information has been mailed to classmates except: Carolyn Balding Adams, Doug Johnson, Marty Nessen Cotoia,... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Artist gets into the trenches to deliver powerful messagethe exhibition in the Italian trenches, she will have solo exhibitions at Verdu
Artist gets into the trenches to deliver powerful message
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 13 days ago
the exhibition in the Italian trenches, she will have solo exhibitions at Verdun Memorial in France and the Flanders Field Museum in Belgium. Her work will then join with the other artists in collective exhibitions in Trieste, Ferrara and... Read more
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Herald Sun
Wildlife unique to one Philippine islandscale is the lesser flat-headed bat, so tiny it roosts inside bamboo stems. Pr
Wildlife unique to one Philippine island
Herald Sun / Posted 13 days ago
scale is the lesser flat-headed bat, so tiny it roosts inside bamboo stems. Project leader Dr Lawrence Heaney, from The Field Museum in Chicago, US, said: "We started our study on Luzon in 2000 because we knew at the time that most of the native... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Wildlife unique to one Philippine islandscale is the lesser flat-headed bat, so tiny it roosts inside bamboo stems. Pr
Wildlife unique to one Philippine island
The Courier Mail / Posted 13 days ago
scale is the lesser flat-headed bat, so tiny it roosts inside bamboo stems. Project leader Dr Lawrence Heaney, from The Field Museum in Chicago, US, said: "We started our study on Luzon in 2000 because we knew at the time that most of the native... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Single Philippines island home to greatest collection of unique mammal speciesis the lesser flat-headed bat, so tiny that it roosts inside bamboo stems. Pro
Single Philippines island home to greatest collection of unique mammal species
Oxford Mail / Posted 13 days ago
is the lesser flat-headed bat, so tiny that it roosts inside bamboo stems. Project leader Dr Lawrence Heaney, from The Field Museum in Chicago, US, said: "We started our study on Luzon in 2000 because we knew at the time that most of the native... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Single Philippines island home to greatest collection of unique mammal speciesis the lesser flat-headed bat, so tiny that it roosts inside bamboo stems. Pro
Single Philippines island home to greatest collection of unique mammal species
Streatham Guardian / Posted 13 days ago
is the lesser flat-headed bat, so tiny that it roosts inside bamboo stems. Project leader Dr Lawrence Heaney, from The Field Museum in Chicago, US, said: "We started our study on Luzon in 2000 because we knew at the time that most of the native... Read more
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Bury Times
Single Philippines island home to greatest collection of unique mammal speciesis the lesser flat-headed bat, so tiny that it roosts inside bamboo stems. Pro
Single Philippines island home to greatest collection of unique mammal species
Bury Times / Posted 13 days ago
is the lesser flat-headed bat, so tiny that it roosts inside bamboo stems. Project leader Dr Lawrence Heaney, from The Field Museum in Chicago, US, said: "We started our study on Luzon in 2000 because we knew at the time that most of the native... Read more
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Gazette
Single Philippines island home to greatest collection of unique mammal speciesis the lesser flat-headed bat, so tiny that it roosts inside bamboo stems. Pro
Single Philippines island home to greatest collection of unique mammal species
Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
is the lesser flat-headed bat, so tiny that it roosts inside bamboo stems. Project leader Dr Lawrence Heaney, from The Field Museum in Chicago, US, said: "We started our study on Luzon in 2000 because we knew at the time that most of the native... Read more
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guardian-series
Single Philippines island home to greatest collection of unique mammal speciesis the lesser flat-headed bat, so tiny that it roosts inside bamboo stems. Pro
Single Philippines island home to greatest collection of unique mammal species
guardian-series / Posted 13 days ago
is the lesser flat-headed bat, so tiny that it roosts inside bamboo stems. Project leader Dr Lawrence Heaney, from The Field Museum in Chicago, US, said: "We started our study on Luzon in 2000 because we knew at the time that most of the native... Read more
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Harrow Times
Single Philippines island home to greatest collection of unique mammal speciesis the lesser flat-headed bat, so tiny that it roosts inside bamboo stems. Pro
Single Philippines island home to greatest collection of unique mammal species
Harrow Times / Posted 13 days ago
is the lesser flat-headed bat, so tiny that it roosts inside bamboo stems. Project leader Dr Lawrence Heaney, from The Field Museum in Chicago, US, said: "We started our study on Luzon in 2000 because we knew at the time that most of the native... Read more
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Gazette News
Single Philippines island home to greatest collection of unique mammal speciesis the lesser flat-headed bat, so tiny that it roosts inside bamboo stems. Pro
Single Philippines island home to greatest collection of unique mammal species
Gazette News / Posted 13 days ago
is the lesser flat-headed bat, so tiny that it roosts inside bamboo stems. Project leader Dr Lawrence Heaney, from The Field Museum in Chicago, US, said: "We started our study on Luzon in 2000 because we knew at the time that most of the native... Read more
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This is West Country
Single Philippines island home to greatest collection of unique mammal speciesis the lesser flat-headed bat, so tiny that it roosts inside bamboo stems. Pro
Single Philippines island home to greatest collection of unique mammal species
This is West Country / Posted 13 days ago
is the lesser flat-headed bat, so tiny that it roosts inside bamboo stems. Project leader Dr Lawrence Heaney, from The Field Museum in Chicago, US, said: "We started our study on Luzon in 2000 because we knew at the time that most of the native... Read more
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Bolton News
Single Philippines island home to greatest collection of unique mammal speciesis the lesser flat-headed bat, so tiny that it roosts inside bamboo stems. Pro
Single Philippines island home to greatest collection of unique mammal species
Bolton News / Posted 13 days ago
is the lesser flat-headed bat, so tiny that it roosts inside bamboo stems. Project leader Dr Lawrence Heaney, from The Field Museum in Chicago, US, said: "We started our study on Luzon in 2000 because we knew at the time that most of the native... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Single Philippines island home to greatest collection of unique mammal speciesis the lesser flat-headed bat, so tiny that it roosts inside bamboo stems. Pro
Single Philippines island home to greatest collection of unique mammal species
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 13 days ago
is the lesser flat-headed bat, so tiny that it roosts inside bamboo stems. Project leader Dr Lawrence Heaney, from The Field Museum in Chicago, US, said: "We started our study on Luzon in 2000 because we knew at the time that most of the native... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Single Philippines island home to greatest collection of unique mammal speciesis the lesser flat-headed bat, so tiny that it roosts inside bamboo stems. Pro
Single Philippines island home to greatest collection of unique mammal species
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 13 days ago
is the lesser flat-headed bat, so tiny that it roosts inside bamboo stems. Project leader Dr Lawrence Heaney, from The Field Museum in Chicago, US, said: "We started our study on Luzon in 2000 because we knew at the time that most of the native... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Single Philippines island home to greatest collection of unique mammal speciesis the lesser flat-headed bat, so tiny that it roosts inside bamboo stems. Pro
Single Philippines island home to greatest collection of unique mammal species
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 13 days ago
is the lesser flat-headed bat, so tiny that it roosts inside bamboo stems. Project leader Dr Lawrence Heaney, from The Field Museum in Chicago, US, said: "We started our study on Luzon in 2000 because we knew at the time that most of the native... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Single Philippines island home to greatest collection of unique mammal speciesis the lesser flat-headed bat, so tiny that it roosts inside bamboo stems. Pro
Single Philippines island home to greatest collection of unique mammal species
Croydon Guardian / Posted 13 days ago
is the lesser flat-headed bat, so tiny that it roosts inside bamboo stems. Project leader Dr Lawrence Heaney, from The Field Museum in Chicago, US, said: "We started our study on Luzon in 2000 because we knew at the time that most of the native... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Single Philippines island home to greatest collection of unique mammal speciesis the lesser flat-headed bat, so tiny that it roosts inside bamboo stems. Pro
Single Philippines island home to greatest collection of unique mammal species
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 13 days ago
is the lesser flat-headed bat, so tiny that it roosts inside bamboo stems. Project leader Dr Lawrence Heaney, from The Field Museum in Chicago, US, said: "We started our study on Luzon in 2000 because we knew at the time that most of the native... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Single Philippines island home to greatest collection of unique mammal speciesis the lesser flat-headed bat, so tiny that it roosts inside bamboo stems. Pro
Single Philippines island home to greatest collection of unique mammal species
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 13 days ago
is the lesser flat-headed bat, so tiny that it roosts inside bamboo stems. Project leader Dr Lawrence Heaney, from The Field Museum in Chicago, US, said: "We started our study on Luzon in 2000 because we knew at the time that most of the native... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Single Philippines island home to greatest collection of unique mammal speciesis the lesser flat-headed bat, so tiny that it roosts inside bamboo stems. Pro
Single Philippines island home to greatest collection of unique mammal species
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 13 days ago
is the lesser flat-headed bat, so tiny that it roosts inside bamboo stems. Project leader Dr Lawrence Heaney, from The Field Museum in Chicago, US, said: "We started our study on Luzon in 2000 because we knew at the time that most of the native... Read more
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Northern Echo
Single Philippines island home to greatest collection of unique mammal speciesis the lesser flat-headed bat, so tiny that it roosts inside bamboo stems. Pro
Single Philippines island home to greatest collection of unique mammal species
Northern Echo / Posted 13 days ago
is the lesser flat-headed bat, so tiny that it roosts inside bamboo stems. Project leader Dr Lawrence Heaney, from The Field Museum in Chicago, US, said: "We started our study on Luzon in 2000 because we knew at the time that most of the native... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Single Philippines island home to greatest collection of unique mammal speciesis the lesser flat-headed bat, so tiny that it roosts inside bamboo stems. Pro
Single Philippines island home to greatest collection of unique mammal species
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
is the lesser flat-headed bat, so tiny that it roosts inside bamboo stems. Project leader Dr Lawrence Heaney, from The Field Museum in Chicago, US, said: "We started our study on Luzon in 2000 because we knew at the time that most of the native... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Single Philippines island home to greatest collection of unique mammal speciesis the lesser flat-headed bat, so tiny that it roosts inside bamboo stems. Pro
Single Philippines island home to greatest collection of unique mammal species
Kingston Guardian / Posted 13 days ago
is the lesser flat-headed bat, so tiny that it roosts inside bamboo stems. Project leader Dr Lawrence Heaney, from The Field Museum in Chicago, US, said: "We started our study on Luzon in 2000 because we knew at the time that most of the native... Read more
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The Scientist
Another Dinosaur with Short Arms DiscoveredT. rex’s earliest ancestors had arms that were actually long, study coauthor Pe
Another Dinosaur with Short Arms Discovered
The Scientist / Posted 13 days ago
T. rex’s earliest ancestors had arms that were actually long, study coauthor Peter Makovicky, a paleontologist at the Field Museum of Natural History in Chicago, told The New York Times. But for some reason, T. rex evolved to have stubby arms.... Read more
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Daily Mail
Is this the strangest island on Earth?understand why that is the case,' said Lawrence Heaney, the project's leader, w
Is this the strangest island on Earth?
Daily Mail / Posted 13 days ago
understand why that is the case,' said Lawrence Heaney, the project's leader, who is the Negaunee Curator of Mammals at The Field Museum in Chicago. 'We did not expect that we would double the number already known.' Luzon is the largest island in... Read more
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Irish Examiner
One island in the Philippines is home to the greatest collection of unique mammal speciesso long they almost reach their ankles. Five other mouse species look like shre
One island in the Philippines is home to the greatest collection of unique mammal species
Irish Examiner / Posted 14 days ago
so long they almost reach their ankles. Five other mouse species look like shrews and feed chiefly on earthworms. (The Field Museum/PA) Nineteen of the new species have been formally described in scientific journals, and nine are still waiting... Read more
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PhysOrg
World's greatest concentration of unique mammal species is on Philippine islandconcentration of unique mammal species in the entire world, but Luzon is heavil
World's greatest concentration of unique mammal species is on Philippine island
PhysOrg / Posted 14 days ago
concentration of unique mammal species in the entire world, but Luzon is heavily deforested. Credit: Larry Heaney, The Field Museum Where is the world's greatest concentration of unique species of mammals? A team of American and Filipino... Read more
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Daily Mail
Biodiversity decline could have devastating effect on human societiesthe results will be used to inform conservation policy, both nationally and int
Biodiversity decline could have devastating effect on human societies
Daily Mail / Posted 14 days ago
the results will be used to inform conservation policy, both nationally and internationally. In 2013, scientists from the Field Museum in Chicago, estimated that the number of species was around 16,000, although no-one had taken the time to... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Tattoo exhibition coming to The Field MuseumThe Field Museum is getting inked. Its next major temporary exhibition, going u
Tattoo exhibition coming to The Field Museum
Chicago Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
The Field Museum is getting inked. Its next major temporary exhibition, going up in October, is called “Tattoo,” and it will feature more than 170 objects related to the worldwide practice of embedding human skin with ink. Scheduled to run from Oct.... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Field Museum Game Inspired by ‘Pokemon Go’The popular reality mobile game, ‘Pokemon Go,’ has its first competitor with Ch
Field Museum Game Inspired by ‘Pokemon Go’
NBC Chicago / Posted 14 days ago
The popular reality mobile game, ‘Pokemon Go,’ has its first competitor with Chicago’s Field Museum ‘warrior’ hunt that extends until the end of July. On Wednesday, the museum released its first clue on Twitter about where Chicagoans could find... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Terrifying Argentine carnivorous dinosaur had tiny armsdifficulties postponed the team's analysis. The team thus combined the native w
Terrifying Argentine carnivorous dinosaur had tiny arms
Calgary Sun / Posted 14 days ago
difficulties postponed the team's analysis. The team thus combined the native word for "evil spell" with the last name of Field Museum fossil preparator Akiko Shinya, who discovered the first fossils to name the dinosaur "Gualicho shinyae."As... Read more
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