Live Video Webcast: Forgotten Elephants of Deep Time
Take a virtual trip to the Smithsonian with a live "Science How" webcast on May 17 featuring paleobiologist Advait Jukar. Join him and host Maggy Benson on an exploration of fossil elephants and elephant evolution. The webcast is FREE and supports standards in Life Science and Earth Science. Recommended for students in grades 3 - 8.
In the latest episode of "The Doctor Is In," paleontologist Dr. Hans Sues offers his theory about the Loch Ness monster, answers a serious paleo question from Slash (yes - THE Slash), and explains why your cat likes to bring you dead things.
Be the First to Experience the Nation's New Hall of Fossils - Deep Time
Members of the museum's Leadership Circle will receive an exclusive invitation to preview the nation's most ambitious retelling of Earth's story, from the age of dinosaurs to the age of humans. Not a member? Join.
Unleash your inner child and let your children unleash their potential as you experience the wonders of the natural and cultural world, here at your natural history museum, with a family membership. Begin your journey together today and receive special Fossil Hall opportunities.
The Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History connects people everywhere to Earth's unfolding story. Our researchers, scientific collections, free exhibitions, and educational programs address fundamental questions, spark curiosity, and illuminate the beauty and wonder of our planet.
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