David Hurst Thomas, Curator, Division of Anthropology
Ward Wheeler, Curator, Division of Invertebrate Zoology
Peter Whiteley, Curator, Division of Anthropology
James Webster, Curator, Division of Physical Sciences
Norman Platnick, Curator Emeritus, Division of Invertebrate Zoology
James Carpenter, Peter J. Solomon Family Curator, Division of Invertebrate Zoology
George Barrowclough, Associate Curator, Division of Vertebrate Zoology
Discoveries of fossil eggs show that dinsoaurs brooded their young.
Rare dinosaur "mummies" preserve dinosaur skin.
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.
Sauropods are the longest dinosaurs yet discovered.
Physicists consider evidence for faster-than-light neutrinos.
Take a tour of the Museum's fossil prep lab.
Learn about the greatest dinosaur collector of all time.
Physicists consider “The Theory of Everything.”
For paleontologists of all ages.
On the Rose Center's 10th Anniversary, panelists discuss "Is Earth Unique?"
Explore the Museum's fossil halls in depth.
A journey through our universe
Learn how scientists rely on rocks to date dinosaur fossils.