Sophie in Tennessee museum Sophie
Sophie at Tennessee Welcome Center Natural History Museum Sophie with Triceratops
top view guide dig sites
Top view of Triceratops Mike, volunteer guide First dig sites
buildings dig dig sites
Education building (left) & Museum - view from dig site Dig site Dig sites & 80 lb. bags of excavated material
Mike giving demo demo lab
Mike explaining about sifting excacated material Mike's helper The labs have windows to allow visitors to watch the work, with exhibits in the windows.
lab bones more finds
Rhinoceros jaw in lab window Animals of the Gray Fossil Site
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Animals of the Gray Fossil Site
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turtle bear badger & panda
Turtles ~ Click on photo for larger image. Short-faced Bear ~ Click on photo for larger image. Badger & Red Panda
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early finds tapir salamander
Early finds at the Gray Fossil site
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Tapir ~ Click on photo for larger image. Salamander ~ Click on photo for larger image.
exhibit exhibit with flash rhino
Basler Permanent Miocene Exhibit Hall Same display in flash photo Rhinoceros
rhino skull Fly bot Sophie
Rhinoceros skull The fly robot at the Robot Zoo special exhibit Sophie checking out what it's like
to have sticky feet like a fly
outside overlook Sophie
The fountain outside the main entrance I-26 overlook in Tennessee Sophie at the I-26 overlook
Sophie smoke tree day lilies
Sophie at the North Carolina Welcome Center Smoke tree Day lilies at the welcome center
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yellow lily Sophie Sophie
Yellow day lilies Sophie on a rock Sophie

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Photos in header: Niagra Falls; Big Sur, CA; Golden Gate Bridge, CA; Sunset on the Baltic Sea;
Virginia Creeper Trail, VA; Emerald Lake, Yukon, Canada; Glacier Bay, Alaska; Sunset on the Pacific; Triple Falls at DuPont Forest, NC.
Header Photo Credits: All Anne S. Napier except Niagra Falls by Herman Stubblefield.

Photos by Anne S. Napier
Updated September 3, 2013