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The New Burke Grand Opening is coming October 12–14

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August 24, 2017

Burke Museum scientists leading effort to create a digital encyclopedia of 3D vertebrate specimens.

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August 9, 2017

What else was hiding in those dusty hills? The team heads back out to find more of the T. rex.

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July 3, 2017

Seattle is one of the most dramatically re-engineered cities in the United States.

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June 28, 2017

Working with communities to rebuild a traditional Native boat-building practice, bringing this knowledge back into a living context.

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June 8, 2017

For hundreds of years, a species of flying squirrel was hiding right under (actually, above) our noses. 

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June 7, 2017

Aaron Parker's and Chris Cunningham's premiered their live art performance, ƛ’ix̌aq: Animal Skin, at the Burke Museum.

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June 1, 2017

Luke Tornabene, Burke Museum Curator of Fishes, recently discovered a new species of goby as it was being chased by a lionfish outside of Curacao.

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May 12, 2017

Graduate student John Chau discovers the origin of the Butterfly-bush, a familiar flowering plant in the Seattle area.

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