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February 4, 2020

The Burke Museum's new Curator of Birds, Alejandro Rico-Guevara answers five questions about his research with hummingbirds.

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February 4, 2020

While fossils give us a peek into what long extinct species left behind, paleoartists show us what these species were like while they still roamed the earth.

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January 30, 2020

Rodents make up 40 percent of all mammal species, but researchers are still puzzled as to how they became so diverse.

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December 20, 2019

What an incredible year!

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December 13, 2019

Dr. Alejandro Rico-Guevara, the newest Curator of Birds at the Burke Museum, tells us about the unique evolution of hummingbirds and why he's so excited to be at the Burke.

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December 2, 2019

Hummingbird expert Dr. Alejandro Rico-Guevara joins the Burke Museum as the new Curator of Ornithology.

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November 30, 2019

Artist RYAN! Fedderson's 60-foot-tall mural, “Synecdoche," represents intersections between history, culture, and contemporary pop culture in the Pacific Northwest.

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November 22, 2019

A resource to help confront the impact of racism in children's daily lives as well as providing training for educators. 

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October 28, 2019

On a hot day in early July, a replica Coast Salish s.dəxʷìł dugout hunting canoe launched in the Green River.

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