The Dig

The Dig

The team discovers dinosaur fossils, scientific challenges, and issues of faith. The baton of leadership passes to the next generation.

Explore the experience of a group of faith-based scientists, teachers, and students who spend a month of every year conducting paleontological research in a remote part of Eastern Wyoming.

See the cutting-edge research, and the many challenges faced by the team, some of whom have been involved for the past 20 years.

Follow Jared, young scientist and new leader of the project, and Art, seasoned paleontologist and project founder who isn't ready to give it up.

Latest episodes

January 03, 2020

People from around the world gather in the wilderness of Wyoming to spend a month discovering dinosaur bones together. Some unwelcome wildlife joins camp.

 

January 03, 2020

We learn how to excavate dinosaur bones, and some of the team share the struggles they've experienced in reconciling their faith with science.

 

January 03, 2020

With everyone else finding fossil treasure, Lisa and Judit begin to think they never will. The Dig hits a major milestone, and Jared deals with someone's costly mistake.

 

January 03, 2020

The intense Wyoming wind blows through camp, making digging difficult. Jared's past shapes who he is today, and the team unwinds in camp.

 

January 03, 2020

Judit is far from home, and Jared's difficult week gets worse.

 

January 03, 2020

A fierce storm rolls through as the team makes their final discoveries. Jared's investment pays off, and new best friends say goodbye.