Howick House is a replica of a BC house which was excavated from a nearby cliff-top site in Northumberland. It was discovered in 1983 by amateur archaeologist John Davies by the identification of flint artefacts in the eroding cliffs.
Some of the world's best preserved fossils are found in the flat-topped ridges of southwestern Wyoming's cold sagebrush desert. Fossil Butte National Monument is a site that promotes the protection of this world-class paleontological heritage.
Ammonites are an extinct group of marine invertebrate animals in the subclass Ammonoidea of the class Cephalopoda. These molluscs are more closely related to living coleoids than they are to shelled nautiloids such as the living Nautilus