The Geoscience wing of the New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science conducts research geology and paleontology, and maintains the Museum's extensive fossil and mineralogical collections.
Learn how researchers at the Museum collect the fossils used for research and display.
Our state is one of the best places in the world to study the natural history of volcanoes. Discover the volcanoes of New Mexico.
Examine the Museum's paleontology collections with this database, developed as a partnership project between the New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science and the New Mexico Bureau of Land Management.