Bone To Book–

Natural History is more than just bones and fossils in a museum drawer…

Studying natural history is about discovering objects in the natural world and translating their meaning into scientific knowledge.  Whales—From Bone to Book, a Smithsonian Libraries exhibition located in the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, traces the fascinating journey of how Smithsonian scientists study the largest and most intelligent mammals on the planet: whales.