Museum collections make connections

Op-ed appeared in Idaho State Journal, July 14, 2017

By Dr. Leif Tapanila, IMNH Director

You all know the Kevin Bacon game. Try to find a connection between Kevin Bacon and any actor in less than six moves. Turns

Fossil Day!

Mary Thompson (Senior Collections Manager), Alex Pacioretty (museum intern), Andrew Haddock (museum intern), and Ashley Ferguson (BLM intern) spent a day with Henry’s Fork Elementary’s 4th grade class in St. Anthony, Idaho.






The 4th graders …

2017 Natural History Hero Award

The Idaho Museum of Natural History is honored to present this year’s 2017 Natural History Hero award recipient-Dr. Karl E. Holte, Emeritus Professor of Botany. Dr. Holte began teaching at Idaho State University in Pocatello, Idaho in the fall of …