Often overlooked inside the Hall of Ancient Life ...

Often overlooked inside the Hall of Ancient Life, this petrified log is from a redwood tree that was growing near Quantico, Virginia around 100 million years ago! Today, it takes the spotlight in this latest episode of "Museum Minute"!

ABOUT MUSEUM MINUTE The Virginia Museum of Natural History has a spectacular assortment of displays within its exhibit galleries! Some displays are unforgettable, while others don't always get the attention they deserve. Through the original series "Museum Minute", museum educators highlight various displays throughout the exhibit galleries, while providing intriguing facts you may not have known. "Museum Minute" is made possible thanks to VMNH Corporate Partners Carter Bank & Trust (www.cbtcares.com) and Boxley Materials Company (www.boxley.com).

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