Shelf Life 06: The Tiniest Fossils

You could easily mistake foraminifera fossils for flecks of dust, but these tiny specimens hold big insights about Earth’s climate. Scientific Assistant Bushra Hussaini, researcher Ellen Thomas, Curator Neil Landman, and intern Shaun Mahmood are preserving this invaluable collection.  For more about how fossil organisms reveal the record of a changing Earth, head over to the episode webpage.