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Flickr Photo of the Month: Trappings of Yingpan Man [Dec. 2010]
December 20, 2010 · 2 Comments

Trappings of Yingpan Man. 3rd – 4th century by cybertoad, on Flickr. Posted here with permission. There are some amazing photographers that wander the halls of HMNS, and when we’re lucky, they share what they capture in our HMNS Flickr pool. This month, we’re re-starting a series where we’ll share one of these photos on […]

Coincidence or Cooperation? Amazon Feathers & Modern Jewels
February 22, 2010 · Be The First To Comment

Here at HMNS, we frequently offer exhibitions that showcase stunning and diverse artistry from cultures around the globe and throughout time. In working here, I’m privileged to be able to walk through each as much as I can while they are here, and absorb the colors, forms, and inspiration of thousands of years of human […]

Building an exhibit-The Birth of Christianity: A Jewish Story
December 11, 2008 · 5 Comments

 Ossuary used in Jewish funeral practices 1st century B.C.E On display in The Birth of Christianity: A Jewish Story starting tomorrow. Registrars have many duties and wear many hats but one of my favorite registration duties is condition reporting.  Which is exactly what it sounds like; I report what the condition is of an object.  […]

Live from the Field: Until Next Time…
November 13, 2008 · Be The First To Comment

 That’s all folks: digging’s done for this year. For the past week and a half, the HMNS paleontology team – led by Dr. Robert Bakker – has been back in Seymour, TX, digging for Dimetrodon at a site they’ve now been working for several years. (You can read more of what’s been found already in […]



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