In honor of National Moth Week, a #moth as big as your face. #wow
Our exhibits team just got a new toy…a 3-D printer! #tech
Bison eyes fire hose, dreams of being a water buffalo.
Behind the scenes is epic at Ice Age Hair Ball at #LaBreaTarPits! #hairball2014
In-house TRADES SHOP #ExhibitDesign
From the Visible Vault! A human figure from the Chancay culture of Peru, dated around 1000 A.D.
Sweet light displays in the Bird Hall #retro
Meet Doug in the Dino Lab. He’s working on a Sauropod femur from Utah that’s 150 million years old and weighs 640 lbs. #nbd
From our collection, this is the upper jaw of a mosasaur, Tylosaurus proriger to be specific, that was found in Kansas in 1951. Note the sharp teeth in the center of the palate… the better to eat you with my dear!
Fun fact about mosasaurs, they’re extinct marine reptiles, but are related to the Komodo dragon.