The “Pocket Bats!” outreach program uses augmented reality to allow people to hold replicas of bat skulls in the palm of their hand.
Tribal elders from across Washington offered a cedar brushing ceremony to acknowledge the commitment of the Burke community during the move to the new facility.
Archaeologist Chris Yamamoto visits the Burke to view artifacts found in the Japanese Gulch.
Christian Sidor is returning to Antarctica to explore the Shackleton Glacier area, one of the first places where vertebrates were found in abundance.
Visiting researcher Tyson Simmons teamed up with the Bill Holm Center to host a tool-making workshop.
The Bill Holm Center recently brought museum objects and shared object-handling knowledge at a two-day basketry workshop.
Visiting researcher Sara ElShafie looks at the effects of climate change on prehistoric reptiles.
The New Burke building is now fully enclosed (just in time for the rain!) and the power is on.
Burke researchers learn more about the Burke’s Balinese “jukung” outrigger canoe.
The Burke’s Paleontology team ventured to the Petrified Forest and found specimens that can answer questions about the Late Triassic period.
Herbarium researcher Mark Darrach helped discovered a new plant species – and plans to auction off the right to name it.
Testing, Testing 1-2-3 included specimen prep in public view—here’s how people responded.