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Capturing Dinosaurs

Students Use 3D Printing to Reconstruct Dinosaurs

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Using the latest 3D printing technology and dinosaur fossils from the Museum’s paleontology collections, a group of high school students recently spent two weeks producing models of dinosaurs—and learning to think like paleontologists—as part of the innovative program “Capturing Dinosaurs: Reconstructing Extinct Species Through Digital Fabrication.”

Tags: Paleontology, Digital Learning

Steve Quinn painting

Museum Artist Steve Quinn Honored with Lifetime Achievement Award

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If anyone was born to work at the American Museum of Natural History, it is Stephen C. Quinn, who retired this spring after 39 years as an artist in the Department of Exhibition. This past weekend, Quinn was honored with the Garden State Taxidermists Association's Hansen-Schneider Lifetime Achievement Award.



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