The Burke Museum

mammoth tusk at construction site (courtesy: The Burke Museum)

SLU Mammoth Name Revealed Friday

The mammoth tusk that was discovered at a South Lake Union construction site will officially get a name Friday.

CBS Seattle–04/11/2014

(photo courtesy: The Burke Museum)

Mammoth Tusk To Go On Display This Weekend

The mammoth tusk fossil unearthed at a South Lake Union construction site will go on display for the public this Saturday.

CBS Seattle–03/06/2014

The fossil is waterlogged and needs to slowly dry, a process that could take at least 12 months.  (Photo courtesy of the Burke Museum)

Mammoth Tusk To Be Displayed In March

The fossilized mammoth tusk discovered at a Seattle construction site will reveal its age, gender and life story, but probably not for another year.

CBS Seattle–02/26/2014

file photo of a mammoth tusk discovered in Colorado (photo credit: Thomas Cooper/Getty Images)

Ice Age Fossil Found In South Lake Union

A woolly mammoth tusk was unearthed at a construction site in South Lake Union Tuesday.

CBS Seattle–02/12/2014

(Photo credit VALERY HACHE/AFP/Getty Images)

Puget Sound Orcas Circle Ferry Carrying Artifacts

A large pod of orcas in Puget Sound this week has been thrilling whale watchers.

CBS Seattle–10/31/2013