Two Red Capped Mushrooms.

Special Event

Fabulous Fungus Fair

On Saturday, October 26 from 2:00 to 4:00 pm, explore the wondrous world of fungi! Join Harvard students for a closer look at the mushrooms, yeasts, and molds found in gardens, forests, and labs—even in our own refrigerators.

Learn more

Two moldy strawberries.  

New Exhibit

Fruits in Decay

Fruits in Decay is a new special exhibit in the Glass Flowers gallery that explores blight, rot, and other diseases on summer fruits.

Learn more

Sun shining down on Earth.

Free Public Lecture

The Peril and Promise of Solar Geoengineering

On Wednesday, October 30 at 6:00 pm, David Keith will describe the simple physics underlying the climate’s response to stratospheric aerosols, the risks, and the trade-offs among solar geoengineering, carbon removal, and emissions reductions.

Learn more