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February 14, 2019

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

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January 31, 2019

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

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January 31, 2019

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

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January 17, 2019

SpongeBob’s fictional home is based on an actual place that was the location of 23 U.S. nuclear weapons tests during the Cold War era.

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December 5, 2018

Tribal leaders returned to the Burke to offer a second cedar brushing ceremony as we near the end of the move.

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November 2, 2018

When the former Burke Museum facility closed at the end of 2018, there was silence for the first time in the Pacific Voices gallery.

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October 23, 2018

Katherine Maslenikov, Ichthyology Collection Manager, helps with underwater fieldwork along coral reefs in Roatan, Honduras.

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October 16, 2018

Burke Museum paleontologists continue work on the rare T. rex skull, recently finding that all jaw and skull bones are there.

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October 15, 2018

Researcher Ana Bedoya Ovalle returns to Colombia to collect and study river-weed plants in South America.

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