Fossil Whale Skeleton Finds Home

Thirty six million years after it swam in the seas of the Eocene, the fossilized bones of whale ancestor Zygorhiza kochii has found a home floating in the atrium of Exploratory Hall. Mason News tells the story of how AOES faculty member Dr. Mark Uhen was able to get the skeleton to migrate to the Fairfax Campus from the Smithsonian Institution.