These are the articles for the selected month.
In honor of Black History Month, the Research & Collections Division would like to recognize the achievements of a selection of pioneering scientists.
Virginia Museum of Natural History has a unique opportunity for Virginia Middle Schools to participate in live interactive webcasts with Smithsonian scientists and VMNH.
Our address is 21 Starling Avenue in Martinsville, Virginia. We do a lot, and a lot of good, down here in the south-central area of the Commonwealth. But... our mission says we are to interpret Virginia’s natural heritage for all citizens. That’s a big task – and we’re getting there!
Scientists rely not only on specimens but also on the documentation about them.
Museums are good at preserving the record of the past, and using the knowledge gained from our specimens and artifacts to plot new roads to the future. Information gleaned from archaeological records hundreds of years ago assists wildlife management experts restore natural communities as they were prior to European contact.
Dr. Nancy Moncrief recently attended the annual conference of the Virginia Chapter of The Wildlife Society.
In January, VMNH Department of Education and Public Programs hosted two "Mad Scientist" themed sleepovers.
Dr. Moncrief discusses her recent presentation.
Intern Katelin Clifton recently assisted Dr. Moncrief with her on-going research.