Blogs & Videos: Caring for a Collection

Video: The Team

Meet the other members of this inaugural team and learn about what skills are needed for the upkeep of this important collection. Check back in on Monday for the final video in the series for a first-hand look at the backbone for the whole collection – the infrastructure. See what goes into installing the collection’s compactor units and see how these nuts and bolts do more than hold everything together.

Video: Research

First up, learn about the current research being conducted on fossils collected by 1950's Field Museum curator, Bill Turnbull. Check out the next video in the series for a deeper look into why the Turnbull Collection has remained an untapped piece of the collection until now.