David B. Schwendeman

Dec. 17, 2010

Taxidermy and 'A Kingdom Under Glass'

A new book profiles the life of Carl Akeley, a pioneering taxidermist responsible for the look of natural history museum displays around the country.

natural history, taxidermy, animals

AVAILABLE IN ITUNES

Michael Pollan Talks Plants and Food

view more

FEATURED PLAYLIST

Summer's Here!

BOOKS BY OUR GUESTS

Mystery Box

Picture of the Week: The Sun

Photographer Alan Friedman documents the sun’s many faces using telescopes, filters, cameras, and computer software.

Science Friday® is produced by the Science Friday Initiative, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.

Science Friday® and SciFri® are registered service marks of Science Friday, Inc. Site design by Pentagram; engineering by Mediapolis.

 

topics