Animated Object of the Day: Right Radius of a Passenger Pigeon

by Bernard K. Means, Director of the Virtual Curation Laboratory

795_pp_radius_rightToday’s animation is the right radius of a passenger pigeon (Ectopistes migratorius) recovered archaeologically from an American Indian village site and now held in trust by the  Virginia Museum of Natural History. The passenger pigeon became extinct one century ago this year.

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