Eleanor Sterling, Director, Center for Biodiversity and Conservation
Peter Whiteley, Curator, Division of Anthropology
George Harlow, Curator, Division of Physical Sciences
Norman Platnick, Curator Emeritus, Division of Invertebrate Zoology
Neil Landman, Curator, Division of Paleontology
James Webster, Curator, Division of Physical Sciences
Jerome Rozen, Curator, Division of Invertebrate Zoology
Mordecai-Mark Mac Low, Curator, Division of Physical Sciences
Nancy Simmons, Curator, Division of Vertebrate Zoology
Michael Shara, Curator, Division of Physical Sciences
Joel Cracraft, Curator, Division of Vertebrate Zoology
John Flynn, Frick Curator of Fossil Mammals, Division of Paleontology
Michael Novacek, Provost of Science & Curator, Division of Paleontology
Jin Meng, Curator, Division of Paleontology
Melanie Stiassny, Herbert R. and Evelyn Axelrod Research Curator, Division of Vertebrate Zoology
Mark Norell, Curator, Division of Paleontology
John Maisey, Curator, Division of Paleontology
Laurel Kendall, Curator, Division of Anthropology
Lorenzo Prendini, Associate Curator, Division of Invertebrate Zoology
Randall Schuh, Curator Emeritus, Division of Invertebrate Zoology
Discoveries of fossil eggs show that dinsoaurs brooded their young.
Rare dinosaur "mummies" preserve dinosaur skin.
George Barrowclough, Associate Curator, Division of Vertebrate Zoology
James Carpenter, Peter J. Solomon Family Curator, Division of Invertebrate Zoology
Fossil bones from T. rex and others reveal battle scars.
Trackways provide important clues.
Some of the best evidence comes from T. rex.
Scientists find colored, feathered dinosaur fossils.
Scientists examine the bones of dinosaurs for clues.
An asteroid impact might have played a role.
The challenges scientists face in cloning DNA.
Fossils are naturally-preserved physical traces of long-dead organisms.
Dinosaur fossils are found almost exclusively in sedimentary rocks.
How fossils are prospected and removed from rocks.
The fine art of restoring fossils to their original state.
Only a small percentage of the Museum's specimens are on display.
Understanding evolutionary relationships.
How scientists study the rock layers that fossils are buried in.
Dinosaur bones have been found along ancient rivers and deserts.
How the dinosaur displays at AMNH are assembled.
Understanding the evolutionary history of life.
Scientists compare fossil footprints in trackways to data in living animals.
Paleontologists infer dinosaur diets from the shape of their teeth.
There are different ways to measure the brain capacity of dinosaurs.
Dinosaurs evolved from a common ancestor.
Sir Richard Owen first coined the name Dinosauria.
Learn the International Code of Zoological Nomenclature.
Birds descended from the common ancestor of all dinosaurs.
Learn why the numbers don't reflect the true diversity of extinct dinosaurs.
Fossils of dinosaurs have now been found on every continent.