How do we really know what happened before we were here? Objects are the key to the story of life on earth. Not just a reminder of the past, but a resource for the future. Discover the life before you: http://lifebeforeyou.org.
Excerpts from a "fossil road trip" around Washington State with paleontologist Kirk Johnson, artist Ray Troll, and the Burke Museum in preparation for the Burke Museum exhibit "Cruisin' the Fossil Freeway." On view in Seattle Dec. 19, 2009 - May 31, 2010.