Cutting foam for a chunky Abydosaurus femur on Thursday.

Tucking our Fossil Babes to Bed

Hi everyone! Week 3’s blog is of a similar melody to week 2, but the methodology we used to conserve the fossils was notably different.

While plaster cradles are fantastic for providing long-lasting and sturdy containers for fossils, they can …

View of Dinosaur National Monument from afar.

Dinosaur National Monument: The Prequel

Hi there! My name’s Tut, and I’m serving as the Mosaics in Science Paleontology Assistant at Dinosaur National Monument in Jensen, Utah this summer. My position doesn’t begin until June, but earlier this month, I had the opportunity to accompany …