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November 24, 2020

Learn more about science illustrator Sami Chang's art, research, and mollusc masterpieces!

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November 24, 2020

A new study reveals that 65 plant species have gone extinct in the continental United States and Canada since European settlement

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November 11, 2020

The "Clean-Up Veterans" experiences are not often acknowledged or understood.

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November 1, 2020

A new study by Burke Museum paleontologists finds the earliest evidence of mammal social behavior that goes back to the Age of the Dinosaurs.

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October 30, 2020

The Burke has drawn on the strengths of its visitors, staff, and volunteers to find new and meaningful ways to go on, to adapt and grow. 

 

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October 12, 2020

A new outdoor installation called Guests of the Great River greets guests as you arrive at the museum’s east entrance.

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August 28, 2020

What does it mean to turn human beings into artifacts? What happens to the living communities who lose control and ownership over their own ancestors and heritage?

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August 14, 2020

Gonzalez is the 14th curator at the Burke, and joins Dr. Peter Lape as the second curator of archaeology at the museum.

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August 10, 2020

Learn how to take care of your baskets like they live in a museum!

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