Native mussels fight back

Nature Scoop

See how native mussels are faring in their fight against invasive zebra mussels in the Rideau River.

An illustration of the dinosaur.

New Horned Dinosaur

"Judith"

Spiclypeus shipporum, a new dinosaur with an extraordinary frill described at the Canadian Museum of Nature.

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Detail from the museum's site-development plan.

Information Package

Green Space and Parking

Get all the information about the museum's plans for the west side of the property.

Arctic-Bound This Summer

It's summertime and museum research staff are going to remote northern areas to conduct fieldwork.

Behind the Scenes of the Museum's Stellar Whale Collection

Read about the museum's magnificent whale collection, which includes more than 100 catalogued specimens.

Public-Information-Session Summary

The presentation and discussion at a public information session for the Canadian Museum of Nature.

Raising a Whale

Find out how to get a gigantic sperm whale skull up four floors for the Whales Tohorā installation.

Green Space and Parking at the Canadian Museum of Nature

Information about parking and the west side of the museum grounds.

Five-Year Project to Record Arctic's Botanical Bounty

The museum is spearheading an ambitious project to document all of Canada's Arctic plants.

Celebrating a 10-year Partnership for Polar Education

The museum works with Students on Ice to inspire youth about the polar regions.

Museum Experts Recognized for Scientific Savvy

Museum mineralogist earns award; Research Director heads world taxonomy group

Tree Planting and Webcast Mark International Year of Forests

The museum celebrates National Tree Day and hosts a forum about the boreal forest.

Beetlemania! Biodiversity Study Nets New Species, Trains Students

New discoveries await as five-year insect study nears completion.