Tiger Shark cutting through the ocean.

Sharks: Streamlined Swimmers

In this exhibit spotlight, learn how sharks' body design has been honed over hundreds of millions of years to increase swimming performance.



Staff member with his face next to an African bullfrog.

Virtual Program

Animal Snack Time: Amphibians and Reptiles

On Wednesday, November 4 at 3:00 pm, curious about why the African bullfrog makes such silly faces as it eats? If so, then grab a snack and join human museum staffers Javier and Ryan as they spend thirty minutes feeding, interacting with, and discussing some of the museum’s amphibians and reptiles!

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.