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EVENTS AND TRAININGS

2017 EARTH SCIENCES COLLOQUIUM

Location: Denver Museum of Nature & Science, VIP Room (unless otherwise stated) Time: 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.  Museum admission not required to attend.  NO RSVP necessary.

 

Tuesday, February 7
Rich Barclay (Smithsonian National Museum)
The Ginkgo CO2 barometer         

 

Tuesday, February 21
Brent Breithaupt & Neffra Matthews (Bureau of Land Management)
Pterosaur Paleobiology: Insights from Photogrammetric Ichnology

 

Friday, April 7    
Mark Loewen (The University of Utah)
Reef Communities from the Great Lakes of the Eocene

 

Friday, May 12
Simone Hoffman (New York Institute of Technology) 
The Evolution of Sensory Systems in Mammals

 

Monday, May 22
William Clyde (University of New Hampshire)
Hyperthermals: Extreme Global Warming Events in the Geological Past

 

Friday, September 22
Raymond Rogers (Macalester College)
Twenty Years of Paleontological Adventure & Discovery on the Great Red Island, Madagascar

 

Monday, October 9
Graham Young (Manitoba Museum)
Tropical fossils from the edge of the Arctic

 

Thursday, November 2      
Jaelyn Eberle (University of Colorado, Boulder)
Life at the Top of the Eocene Greenhouse World

 

Tuesday, December 5
Ellen Currano (University of Wyoming)
Seeing the forest through the leaves - from Ethiopia to the Rocky Mountains

EDUCATION AND MANUALS

Earth Sciences Training Materials

Earth Sciences Department Long Term Vision

 

Snowmastodon Preparation Assistant Manual

Denver Museum of Nature and Science- The Snowmastodon Project website http://www.dmns.org/science/the-snowmastodon-project/

Snowmass Ice Age Discovery website http://www.snowmassiceage.com/

Gibbons, Robin. 2004. Examining the Extinction of the Pleistocene Megafauna http://www.stanford.edu/group/journal/cgi-bin/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2012/09/Gibbons_NatSci_2004.pdf

NOVA's Ice Age Death Trap http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/earth/ice-age-death-trap.html

Snowmastodon Scientific Abstracts http://www.dmnh.org/media/1070331/snowmass_science_meeting_program___abstracts_technical_report_2012-5.pdf

 

Earth Sciences Updates

Earth Sciences 2016 Year in Review

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