Neil deGrasse Tyson, director of the Hayden Planetarium at the American Museum of Natural History, talks about his new book, “Space Chronicles: Facing the Ultimate Frontier,” and how America is quickly falling behind in the world in space exploration and, as a result, in economic growth.
After 10,000 years of extinction, a team of geneticists plan to extract cells from preserved mammoth eggs and implant them into modern elephant eggs. Curator Ross MacPhee from the American Museum of Natural History talks about some of the hurdles awaiting them.
Lou Sorkin, from the American Museum of Natural History, talks about how bedbugs can live in furniture crevices, even in wooden chairs.
IMAGE DISTRIBUTED FOR IFC - Saturday Night Live cast members, from left, Nasim Pedrad, Aidy Bryant, Cecily Strong and Vanessa Bayer attend the season 3 premiere event of IFC's Portlandia at the American Museum of Natural History on Monday, Dec. 10, 2012, in New York. The new season premieres on IFC
NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 18: Actor Kiefer Sutherland attends the "Touch" premiere at the American Museum of Natural History on March 18, 2012 in New York City.
Hillary Livingston adds finishing touches on a lunar base camp model in the "Beyond Planet Earth: The Future of Space Exploration" exhibit at the American Museum of Natural History, in New York, Nov. 10, 2011. The exhibition looks forward 50 or 100 years, with the intention of fueling dreams of col