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Welcome to the Florida Museum blog, a source for news from around the Museum, as well as content curated from other Museum blogs.

Science is awesomeWe celebrate the extant and extinct species of Florida and the world. We also look at the behind-the-scenes challenges and excitement of life in a museum and research institution.

We think science is pretty cool. And we want to inspire everyone else to get as excited about it as we are.


Dec 20, 2021

Our 2021 was busy and exciting!

Wow! Looking back at 2021 is quite an adventure. This year brought some challenges, but we also saw some pretty…

Aug 6, 2021

Beer for butterflies

Friends, beer and . . . butterflies? Is this how we do conservation now? Our scientists have worked hard to…

Jun 10, 2021

Collections Battles

Social distancing during Covid challenged us all to look for fun new ways to share science. Not many people get…

Dec 16, 2020

Wild Life! 2020 at the Museum

Well, 2020 was a wild year! We learned a lot. Not just about science. We learned how important museums are…

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