Jilliane Johnson

T-Rex Goes Postal: A Collaboration of Paleoart and the Postal Service
October 18, 2019 · Be The First To Comment

Some recent celebratory forever stamps have pretty significant ties to HMNS. No, it’s not because they depict the life of a T-Rex. The same artist that created these stunning images, is the mastermind behind the murals within the museum’s paleontology hall! Paleoartist Julius Csotonyi and the United States Postal Service have joined together to give […]

Renaissance Ramblin’ Man: An Interview with Musician and HMNS Employee Chuck Leah
October 15, 2019 · Be The First To Comment

Spooky season is upon us and in celebration of all things creepy and terrifying, the Houston Museum of Natural Science is hosting a film screening of the 1922 cult classic Nosferatu. Long before vampires sparkled in the daytime, Count Orlek’s shadow was haunting audiences’ dreams. To make this experience even more special, our very own […]

Fossil Wash Day at HMNS Sugar Land
September 27, 2019 · Be The First To Comment

Once a year, HMNS Sugar Land turns into a playground for young paleontologists, or those who simply wish to get their hands dirty. Saturday, September 21, various areas were setup for original fossil picking, washing and crafts. If you were unable to see the festivities yourself, don’t worry. We’ve got you covered. Fun-filled activities were […]

Meet the New Manager of Beyond Bones
September 10, 2019 · 2 Comments

I would like to formally introduce myself as the new manager of Beyond Bones. After a full year of working front line, as we like to call it, in the Visitor Services department, I understand that this blog is a trusted source for the latest in science, history, culture and the like and I hope […]



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