While there have been enormous changes in Coast Salish Native diet and culture over the centuries, a core value of food has survived.
Model Chinese ships are an important record of this form of shipbuilding that preceded modern ships made of steel and fiberglass.
From Amazonian jungles to Mexico's deserts, the diversity of these ecosystems is unrivaled. It is home to earth’s greatest biodiversity.
Additional resources related to the First Peoples who speak the Coast Salish language.
The totem pole, which had become a symbol of "a generalized American Indianess," was not a traditional art form of the southern Coast Salish peoples.
It is not possible to interpret what the pole really means without knowing the history of the pole and the family that owns it.
Sharlene Santana studies how behavior, diet, anatomy and function result in bursts of diversification in tropical bats.
Researcher Regan Dunn reconstructs what types of vegetation existed in ancient Patagonia to understand the impact of climate change.
The rings in a tree stump can tell us a lot about the tree, but did you know similar records are hidden inside the tiny ear bones of fishes?