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        How a Dinosaur Became a Fossil

        Remains and traces of ancient life are preserved in rock as fossils. This fossil record is a natural documentation of the evolution and history of life on Earth. In this interactive resource adapted from the University of California, Berkeley, Museum of Paleontology, see an animation about how organisms, such as dinosaurs, become part of the fossil record.

        This media asset was adapted from Getting Into the Fossil Record by the University of California Museum of Paleontology.

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