WASHINGTON (AP) — The Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History is celebrating National Fossil Day with about 400 children who will become “junior paleontologists” for the day. The museum is hosting a series of events…
Surrounded by a gooey graveyard of prehistoric beasts, a small
crew diligently wades through a backlog of fossil finds from a century of
excavation at the La Brea Tar Pits in the heart of Los Angeles.