Behind the scenes at the Field Museum in Chicago

 

Behind the Scenes at the Field Museum - <strong>Research</strong>

The Field Museum is an incredible place to teach kids about the science of natural history, but did you know scientists come from all over the world to study the thousands of specimens the public never gets to see?

Recently, Bill Stanley, the Field's collection manager for the division of mammals, gave Chicago Parent a behind-the-scenes look at the museum's mammal specimen collections and how something like a chipmunk can go from roadkill to research participant.

 

 
 
 





 
 
 
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