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Survivors - What Fossils Tell Us about the Past and Future

WhenThursday, March 30, 2017 - 6:00pm

Natural History Museum

Event Location

Ground Floor, Q?rius


Free, but reservations are required. CLICK HERE to register.


If you care about the Earth's future, you have to understand its deep past. The National Museum of Natural History invites you to attend a special evening with paleo-ecologists, including noted Stanford expert, Dr. Tony Barnosky.

Find out how to use the fossil record to illuminate patterns of extinction and survival. It will be an evening of conversation and getting up close with fossil specimens and paleontologists. Join us!


Open House
6:00 - 6:30 PM
Doors open in advance for a chance to preview hands-on activities, fossil displays, and posters.

6:30 PM - 7:45 PM

Open House
7:45 – 8:30 PM
Stay to follow up with scientists and experience hands-on activities, fossil displays, and posters.

Presented by the National Museum of Natural History's Evolution of Terrestrial Ecosystems Program and offered as part of the Museum's Life in the Age of Humans series.

Image courtesy of Dr. Tony Barnosky.

Related Exhibition

The Last American Dinosaurs: Discovering a Lost World, 2nd Floor

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