- Top Predators Timeline TIMELINE
Sep 24 2010 - 6:00pm
- A Tale of a Right Whale OCEAN STORY
Phoenix's Tail Meet Phoenix—One of about 450 remaining North Atlantic Right Whales (tale right whale, tale whale photo essay, tale whale photo essay, tale right whale pho ... ...
Sep 30 2009 - 2:03pm
- OceanPortal - Audio Podcast: Jill Johnson AUDIO
Smithsonian NMNH open source video video platform ... ...
Jul 11 2011 - 6:27pm
- Reflections on the Successful Search for the Giant Squid BLOG POST
Giant Squid Caught Live On Screen I have been at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History since 1966, studying and reporting on all kinds of octopuses and squids ... ...
Jan 22 2013 - 6:59am
- Marine Parasites: Crazy…and Really Cool! BLOG POST
Parasitic Worms in a Fish Marine parasites may be small in size, but they can be present in very high numbers and put together can weigh even more than all the top predators ... ...
Dec 5 2012 - 4:05pm
- The Official Canoe Launch VIDEO
At a ceremony on the edge of the Potomac River in Washington, D.C., Douglas Chilton and other members of the Native community officially name the canoe Raven Spirit and launch the craft. More about raven spirit can be found in our Raven Spirit photo es ... ...
Oct 27 2009 - 11:27am
- Female Giant Squid PHOTO
The larger of two giant squids on display in the Smithsonian's Sant Ocean Hall , this female was caught in a fisherman's net off the coast of Spain in 2005. It was p ... ...
Sep 4 2012 - 10:00am
- Arm Bone Fossil of an Ancient Toothed Whale PHOTO
Nick Pyenson, curator of fossil marine mammals at the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History, holds an arm bone from a "toothed" mysticete from Vancouver ... ...
May 11 2012 - 11:46am
- Staci DeSchryver, Jason Moeller, and Caitlin Fine participants in NOAA’s Teacher at Sea Program PHOTO
Staci DeSchryver, Jason Moeller, and Caitlin Fine, during their time in NOAA’s Teacher at Sea Program Staci DeSchryver, Jason Moeller, an ... ...
Dec 22 2011 - 5:15pm
- The Bright Beneath, a 2011 Installation by Shih Chieh Huang PHOTO
Artist Shih Chieh Huang creates work using plastic bags, household objects, computer cooling fans, LED lights, and other assorted materials. His 2011 solo exhibition, " ... ...
Aug 25 2011 - 4:41pm
- Smithsonian Scientist Discovers New Fish Species PHOTO
Using genetic analysis combined with traditional study of morphology, Smithsonian scientist Dr. Carole Baldwin and her team discovered that what were thought to be three species of t ... ...
Mar 11 2011 - 5:22pm
- Texas State Aquarium Delegation PHOTO
What can students do to help the ocean? It turns out, a lot! These students from Texas are among dozens from the U.S. and Mexico who are developing action plans on ocean and climate- ... ...
Feb 7 2011 - 8:09pm
- Smithsonian Fish Collections PHOTO
There are about 4 million specimens in the fish collection housed at the National Museum of Natural History . It is the largest of its kind in the world. Learn how the ... ...
Oct 23 2010 - 6:07pm
- The Canoe's Permanent Home PHOTO
The Raven Spirit canoe is now prominently displayed in the Smithsonian Institution’s Sant Ocean Hall—a reminder of how native peoples of the North Pacific honored and depended on the ... ...
Jan 26 2010 - 11:45am
- Male Giant Squid PHOTO
This male giant squid is on display in the Sant Ocean Hall at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History . It measures about 2.7 meters (9 feet) long and weighs a li ... ...
Jan 26 2010 - 11:45am