News & Stories

Photo: Cathy Morris/Burke Museum
Photo: Cathy Morris/Burke Museum

Filter News

All Topics
All Types

Showing 28-36 of 213 articles

News
May 2, 2019

A new study shows two major forces have shaped bat skulls over their evolutionary history: echolocation and diet. 

More Details

News
April 30, 2019

New study sheds light on the rise of mammals.

More Details

Blog
April 22, 2019

Scientists have developed a portable, handheld real-time DNA sequencer for use in the field.

More Details

Blog
April 4, 2019

The invaluable frozen tissue collection was packed with dry ice and carefully moved into the New Burke.

More Details

Video
March 11, 2019

Washington state's first dinosaur fossil is the last object to move from the former Burke Museum and into the New Burke.

More Details

Blog
March 4, 2019

A fun “small-world” moment recently happened while packing the fossil preparation lab to move to the new building.

More Details

News
February 14, 2019

The iconic evergreen forests of the Pacific Northwest haven't always been here.

More Details

Blog
January 31, 2019

More than 10,000 people came together to celebrate the final days of the Burke Museum's former facility.

More Details

News
January 31, 2019

Scientists have just discovered the newest member of that family—an iguana-sized reptile whose name means “Antarctic king.”

More Details