Member Event

Not on Display! Treasures of the Mineralogical & Geological Museum

On Monday, March 15 at 6:00 pm, for this member event, join Curator Raquel Alonso-Perez for a virtual behind the-scenes visit to view specimens that, for security reasons, are not typically on display.

  

The Last Common Ancestor

On Thursday, March 4 at 6:00 pm, Ashley Hammond will discuss her approach to identifying key evolutionary adaptations of the last common ancestor using 3D technology, analyses of known fossils, and field research at six-million-year-old sites in Kenya.

 

Book cover with glass flower from the collection with text: Glass Flowers.

Glass Flowers Book

The highly anticipated new Glass Flowers book is here! In collaboration with Jennifer BrownCollection Manager for the Glass Flowers, Scott E. FultonConservator for the Glass Flowers, and Donald H. PfisterAsa Gray Professor of Systematic Botany and Curator of the Farlow Library and Herbarium of Cryptogamic Botany, Photographer Natalja Kent captures the stunning beauty of the Ware Collection of Blaschka Glass Models of Plants in Glass Flowers: Marvels of Art and Science at Harvard. Purchase a copy today.