Our Research

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Cultural Heritage

Investigating the Calusa

Life on Earth

Scientists identify new species of crystal-encrusted truffle, thanks to bonobos

Invasive Species

Invasive shrimp-sucking parasite continues northward Pacific expansion

Evolution

Skeletal study suggests at least 11 fish species are capable of walking

Evolution

In butterfly battle of sexes, males deploy ‘chastity belts’ but females fight back

Our People

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Awards & Honors

Robert Guralnick named UF Research Foundation Professor

Our People

Remembering Naziha Mestaoui, renowned artist, museum collaborator

Awards & Honors

Austin, Bullen 2020 student research award winners named

Museum Life

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Five Facts

Five Facts: Portuguese Man-of-War

Five Facts

Get to know Florida’s fossil pearls

Education & Outreach

Celebrating pollinators

Fieldwork

Florida’s rare blue bee rediscovered at Lake Wales Ridge

Education & Outreach

Akito Kawahara talks insect declines – and what you can do – with Adam Conover

Community Science

Help advance museum science in minutes with Notes from Nature

Featured Focus

Florida Program for Shark Research

Life on Earth

Shark attacks drop during coronavirus lockdown

Education & Outreach

Welcome to shark class

Life on Earth

Shark attacks remained low in 2019 – but bites from the elusive cookiecutter were up

Evolution

Florida Museum scientists zoom in on DNA to save thorny skates

Life on Earth

Florida scientists tag deep-sea shark from submersible

Life on Earth

DNA from tooth in Florida man’s foot solves 25-year-old shark bite mystery