Fantastic Fossil Finds

To examine a display click on the thumbnail illustration beside each heading. To visit a new display you must return to this part of the Hooper Virtual Natural History Museum (HVNHM) lobby. To see a different wing of the Museum, click on the Doorway (left) to return to the main lobby. Enjoy your tour. If you have time following your tour please fill in our visitor survey as you exit the museum.

What They Passed On
Black Smokers
Alien Life of the Deep
A Fantastic Fossil Preservation Medium
Carboniferous Forests
Life, Death, and Afterlife of a Coal Forest
Burgess Shale
Hidden Treasure in the Canadian Rockies
Solnhofen Quarry
A Unique German Fossil Locality
Petroleum Soup
The La Brea Tar Pits
Paradise Lost
Subtropical Eocene Fossil Forests of the North
Ediacaran Biota
Origin of Complex Multicellular Organisms