The Linda Hall Library Honors Young Scientists

On June 6, the Linda Hall Library honored young scientists from elementary school through high school across metropolitan Kansas City. Library staff helped judge entries at the 2016 Greater Kansas City Science and Engineering Fair in April. Award winners were invited...

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Book by Library VP Goes on Sale this Month

Tania Munz, Linda Hall Library’s Vice President for Research and Scholarship, will put her history of science expertise on display when her book, The Dancing Bees: Karl von Frisch and the Discovery of the Honeybee Language, goes on sale later this month. Munz began...

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SM West Student Earns Shipman Award

Working in a nursing home was the spark that led to Benjamin Deatherage’s science project, which was recently awarded the Joseph C. Shipman Award from the Linda Hall Library. Deatherage, a senior at Shawnee Mission West High School, saw how neurodegenerative diseases...

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Don’t Miss These May Lectures

The first week of May will bring two Linda Hall Library events that will share the life of one of Britain’s best known engineers and explore the science behind what we eat. On May 3, Robert Hulse, Director of London’s Brunel Museum, will share the life and work of...

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Baseball, Birds Lead the Way in April Events

Join us for our outstanding April programs. Swing into baseball season on April 9, when Daniel Mack, Kansas City Royals Director of Baseball Analytics and Research Science, returns this year to discuss “Sabermetrics and the Empirical Analysis of Baseball.”...

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