Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

Webinar: Journey Through Time to Explore Ancient Oceans

Archived Webinar

This Zoom webinar with Marine Paleobiologist Brian Huber and Exhibit Developer Jill Johnson aired June 15, 2020, as part of the Expert Is Online series. Watch a recording in the player above.

Description

Join us for a conversation with Marine Paleobiologist Brian Huber and Exhibit Developer Jill Johnson as we journey through time to explore ancient oceans! Brian discusses his work studying ancient organisms called foraminifera and how paleontologists can use fossil clues to understand past extinction events and modern climate changes. Jill introduces us to the Sant Ocean Hall and marine fossil collection and explains how exhibit developers translate the work of Smithsonian scientists into the amazing exhibits our visitors see in the museum! 

Moderator: Museum Educator Meaghan Cuddy

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Resource Type
Videos and Webcasts
Grade Level
6-8, 9-12
Topics
Life Science, Paleontology