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Established in 1871, the University of Nebraska State Museum is the state's premier museum of natural history. The museum is focused on promoting discovery in natural science, and fostering scientific understanding and interpretation of the Earth’s past, present and future through world-class exhibits, collections, special events, and education.

2017-2018

 

Programs by University of Nebraska State Museum

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Animals in the Hall!

Become a young scientist today! Like a scientist, we’ll start with what you know – and then ask a lot of questions as we travel our Hall of Nebraska Wildlife exhibit. Listen to and identify animal sounds, explore animal behavior, check out...

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Elephants in Your Backyard: Making Teeth Talk

Uncover a mystery – paleontology style! Your classroom fossil dig is followed by a “trip” to the museum. Together we uncover the tale told by teeth, traits, and time. You’ll uncover clues to middle America's ancient climate and habitats known...

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Evolution Examined!

Dig in to the theory of evolution. Investigate current research. Discover how evolution applies to you and the environment around us. And try to sing like a fly! All it takes is a little variation, inheritance, selection and time.

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Horse Evolution