Taxidermy at the American Museum of Natural History, NYC

One of the most impressive exhibits at the American Museum of Natural History in NYC are the stuffed animals. The technical term is taxidermy, and if done right, it's art. The pity is that it's going extinct. Of all the taxidermists listed on the AMNH website, only two are potentially living, and none of them work … Continue reading Taxidermy at the American Museum of Natural History, NYC

New York City

This is a continuation of a post from 2007 entitled "A weekend in Manhattan". In it, I promised more photos from New York were forthcoming. What can I say... I like long-awaited sequels... I kept that promise in part with "Manhattan, from the top of the Empire State Building" and "Walking out on hope", but … Continue reading New York City