Mike in love

January 14, 2013


Matt took this photo in the basement of the Museum für Naturkunde Berlin, back in 2008 when we were there as part of the field-trip associated with the Bonn sauropod conference.

Hopefully all you long-time SV-POW! readers will recognise the specific vertebra that I’m in love with.

6 Responses to “Mike in love”

  1. Vertebrat Says:


    Is it a brachiosaur first dorsal? It’s slanty like a first dorsal.

  2. Mike Taylor Says:


    (I’ll say no more now, to avoid giving the game away.)

  3. Mark Robinson Says:

    Is it the model for a new class of spacecraft?

  4. Mike Taylor Says:

    Heinrich, it’s hardly guessing in your case!

    Mark, it’s not a model for a spacecraft … not yet, anyway.

  5. […] basement of the Museum für Naturkunde Berlin, on the same 2008 trip where Matt took the “Mike in Love” photo from two days ago. For anyone who didn’t recognise the specific vertebra I was […]

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