Whales compose, bullfrogs chorus, songbirds greet the dawn, and people everywhere sing and dance. What do we all have in common? Long before the advent of iTunes, the musical instinct ran deep. Wild Music
Learn about the amazing discoveries NASA's Dawn mission has made at the asteroid Vesta and dwarf planet Ceres. The exhibition includes large, detailed wall panels, 3D images and models of Ceres and Vesta, a model of the spacecraft, meteorites that are interpreted to be from Vesta on loan from UNM’s Institute of Meteoritics, and a video showing computer animations from Dawn’s instruments.
Discover owls of New Mexico. Learn about the unique adaptations of owls, where they live and how they hunt. What do owls mean to you?
This new exhibit features photography by Dennis Dusenbery and specimens from New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science and the Museum of Southwestern Biology University of New Mexico.
Katherine Jetter, leading expert in the opal industry, is our guest curator. This amazing exhibit features examples of Australian, Mexican, Ethiopian and Peruvian opal, as well as some set jewels from Jetter’s collection.