Meteorite Expert Breaks Down Science Behind East Coast FireballThe American Meteor Society received at least 600 reports of people spotting Wednesday night's fireball over the East Coast. Dr. Denton Ebel, curator of meteorites at the American Museum of Natural History, explains what they saw.
American Museum of Natural History Celebrates Apollo 11 AnniversaryThis Saturday is 50 years since the Apollo 11 moon landing. The museum is marking the historic anniversary with an out-of-this-world celebration.
Groundbreaking Held For New Gilder Center For Science, Education And Innovation At American Museum Of Natural HistoryRenderings show the planned new Gilder Center for Science, Education and Innovation at the American Museum of Natural History. The groundbreaking was held Wednesday.
Upper West Side Community Protests Plans To Build In Theodore Roosevelt ParkDozens gathered outside the Museum of Natural History to protest plans to expand by adding a new building near the entrance at 79th Street and Columbus Avenue.
New Yorkers Speculate On 'Alien Space Probe' OumuamuaTumbling through outer space, the half-mile long mystery object named Oumuamua was discovered last year.
Best Winter Art Exhibits In NYHere are five exciting works of art that are on display for New Yorkers to enjoy.
New Museum Exhibit Offers Sensory Overload To The MaxCBS2's Vanessa Murdock got the chance to check out a new exhibit at the American Museum of Natural History that's aimed to immerse visitors in all their senses, even your sixth one.
Teddy Roosevelt Statue Vandalized Outside Museum Of Natural HistoryPolice said blood red paint was splattered on the base of the monument at the museum entrance on Central Park West and 79th Street sometime overnight.
Halloween Events For Kids In NYWhat to do with your wee ones leading up to October 31.
Solar Eclipse Events Around The New York AreaWhile the Tri-State area isn’t in the 70-mile "path of totality," if skies are clear, we'll be able to see the moon block about 70 percent of the sun.
American Museum Of Natural History Hosts Annual 'Identification Day'The New York City museum has an intriguing proposition: Bring in anything you have and don't know what it is, and scientists will try to identify it.
Native American Sites, Memorials In NYCExplore the rich cultural and historic connections New York City has to Native American heritage.
Museum of Natural History's Plan For New Science Center Moves ForwardThe American Museum of Natural History's $325 million expansion plan is moving ahead over the objections of Upper West Side neighbors.
Boy Gets Head Stuck In Kiosk At Museum Of Natural HistoryParamedics were called Wednesday when a boy got his head stuck in an information kiosk at the American Museum of Natural History.
New Brood Of 17-Year Cicadas Soon To Emerge On Parts Of Long IslandNaturalists are predicting a big summer for cicadas in the northeast.