The Herbarium Foray Program turns 20.
When paleontologists cut into the fossilized jaw of a distant mammal relative, they got more than they bargained for—more teeth, to be specific.
A new study describes an early mammal that had, pound-for-pound, the strongest bite force of any mammal ever recorded.
Do bird populations living on different mountain ranges evolve independently of one another?
Burke paleontologists travel to Antarctica to collect 250-million-year-old fossils from the Triassic period.
The 27-million-year-old fossil whale on display in our Life & Times exhibit is officially a new species!
The Burke Museum and College of Engineering are collaborating to scan and 3-D print a large-scale mammoth.
An extinct animal often cited as a ‘missing link’ between modern seals and their four-limbed, land-dwelling ancestors.
How does competition between species affect their long-term evolution?
How hard can a bat bite, and why does it matter?
Developing “barcodes” with fungi DNA helps easily identify species.