First stop, Fossil Halls, 4th floor.
as opposed to, say, tiny arms? ;)
an Archaeopteryx - thought to be a "transitional fossil" aka a link between dinosaurs and birds.
T-Rex. note the tiny arms.
most complete t-rex skull fossil
"jew claw" as compared to dinosaur claw
This is Dunkleosteus, one of the first jawed vertebrates, and one of the largest of the armored fishes called placoderms.
look out below
in the Astor Turret
Hall of African Mammals - view of the 2nd floor from the 3rd floor
Reptile Room. F U Gators!
just like biology class
frog with bad ass tongue
pete & Africa ftw
Human child replica next to chimp child replica
primate family tree
hey pete there's an elephant behind you!