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.

 

 

Female speaker at podium in front of screen.

Free Lecture Videos

Enjoy videos from our free public lecture series. Harvard faculty and other noted scientists share their discoveries—made in the field and lab—and the excitement of tackling the big questions in science.

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.