Passengers

Ectopistes migratoriusActually, they’re no longer passengers on this Earth with us. A Passenger Pigeon (Ectopistes migratorius) diorama at the American Museum of Natural History.

4 Responses to “Passengers”


  1. 1 Katie January 22, 2016 at 11:49 am

    Your original “I found…” caught my attention in my blog reader. In this day and age, who knows what can be brought back from the dead. “They’re” or “There are”?

    Oh, hey, look at this beetle display I put up in 1999 @ CMNH. I got so much flak for the exhibit not being “more scientific”. I love that it’s gone viral: https://www.reddit.com/r/pics/comments/3ztrjz/someone_at_this_museum_has_a_sense_of_humor/

  2. 2 mthew January 22, 2016 at 1:58 pm

    There are still passengers along with us for the ride, but alas for the Passengers, they’re not amongst us.

    That was your work? Bravo! I just saw that recently somewhere…

  3. 3 martha January 22, 2016 at 5:27 pm

    Alas, the last passenger pigeon was named Martha like me.


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