Behind the Scenes at the American Museum of Natural History


Ever wonder what a museum’s nebulous “permanent collection” looks like when it’s not hanging on the gallery walls? Especially a permanent collection as intensively taxadermied as the American Museum of Natural History’s? Photographer Justine Cooper’s “Saved by Science” series shows us—one drawer full of dead Yellow Honeyeaters (Lichenostomus falvus) at a time. —John Mahoney

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