Did you know? The Museum is home to more than 200 scientists who work across the broad disciplines of anthropology, astrophysics, biology, Earth and planetary sciences, and paleontology. 

Above are a few of the scientists you’ll meet in Episode 1 of Shelf Life, our new series for curious minds. Meet them and learn about the frog-eating bats, coelacanths, and meteorites from mars that make up the Museum collection of over 33 million specimens and artifacts. 

Watch Episode 1 of Shelf Life now.