Fossil Hunting in the Gobi 360

“This is not a hospitable place, the Gobi Desert. And in the 1920s, [it was] a very poorly mapped, a very poorly known region.”

Mike Novacek Curator, Division of Paleontology


Fossil Hunting in the Gobi 360




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Watch Episode 13: Nothing but the Tooth and learn about a recent Gobi fossil discovery.


Packing for Paleontology





Shelf Life is a collection for curious minds—opening doors, pulling out drawers, and taking the lids off some of the incredible, rarely-seen items in the American Museum of Natural History.