Posts in: museum

The International Museum of Surgical Science

The International Museum of Surgical Science

Exhibits that cut to the bone of what it means to be a surgeon

By | Posted July 26, 2017

PODCAST: Keeping up with the collections

PODCAST: Keeping up with the collections

Keeping specimen collections in working order is a full-time job

By | Posted July 3, 2017

Natural history museums: fact or fiction?

Natural history museums: fact or fiction?

It’s tempting to view natural history dioramas as pure representations of fact — but these displays may be shaped by cultural assumptions and theatrical urges

By | Posted December 3, 2014

On the ground: A tale of two museums

On the ground: A tale of two museums

The power and limits of what money and space can do for teaching science to the public

By | Posted January 21, 2014