Museum Matters

News, Events, Coming Attactions and Musings from the Morrison Natural History Museum.
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We are Morrison, Colorado's paleontology museum, offering exhibits and programs that highlight local life and Earth history - all nourished by a field research program.

9 Things You Probably Didn't Know About Baby Dinosaurs

jurassicblog:

A friend of mine showed this to me. Check it out!

Some of our work is mentioned in this article - along with an enormously ironic gaffe. Oh, NPR…

(via ieffinglovedinosaurs)

denverpost:

Photos: Colorado Flood damage aerial views

Aerial photos of the flood damage caused by heavy rains along Colorado’s Front Range from Sept. 13 and 14. 

LIVE BLOG: Up-to-the-minute coverage after massive flash flooding in Boulder County and across the Front Range. 

(Photos: The Denver Post)

denverpost:

Massive flash flooding along Colorado Front Range

Rivers continued to swell, roadways crumbled, and Colorado’s Front Range began to dig out from the epic destruction wrought by a historic flood that has become one of the state’s worst disasters.

PHOTOS: Photo gallery of flooding over the last three days. 

LIVE BLOG: Up-to-the-minute coverage after massive flash flooding in Boulder County and across the Front Range. 

LATEST FLOOD HEADLINES: All flood resources and flood news by location.

I Effing Love Dinosaurs.: Jurassic Park Sequel Officially Titled and Delayed

moviereelizations:

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Jurassic Park is one of the more well remembered 90’s movies that also help Spielberg rise to his present level of fame. The generally lesser quality sequels that followed it didn’t do too much to its credit, but weren’t terrible. Since then the work on the newest…

kblovesit:

For real, though. Fossils are so cool.

Hello, Harto - Denver Dinos

Old dead things are amazing.

(via mydrunkkitchen)

somekindofladyblogger:

As an archaeologist with a specialization in museum studies, this is my favourite line/new way to introduce myself at parties from this weeks episode of Hello, Harto.

Try “I rummage through dead people’s garbage and show it to children.”

somekindofladyblogger:

As an archaeologist with a specialization in museum studies, this is my favourite line/new way to introduce myself at parties from this weeks episode of Hello, Harto.

Try “I rummage through dead people’s garbage and show it to children.”

frommyharto2yourharto:

I love how down to earth this girl is! x

Should Hannah consider a career change, fossil preparation ought to be considered.

frommyharto2yourharto:

I love how down to earth this girl is! x

Should Hannah consider a career change, fossil preparation ought to be considered.

(Source: harto2harto)

harrypotter-yougivememywand:

"what do you do if you see a snake?"

Oh, Hannah. You’re not wrong. Snakes love social media.

mailinhsreviews:

So, I don’t normally share Hannah’s videos because I kind of like to see her navigate and post everything one her own…. But this I my favorite episode of Hello Harto I think. 

That place seems so awesome.  I might have to go there whenever I have enough gas money to visit Grant (rainbow cake MDK). I’ve never seen a museum that encourages you to engage that much before.

Ugh. I love history. Never be that kid in history class that questions why we have to learn it.

Temporary exhibit of Pachycephalosaurus skull thanks to #bestwesterndenversouthwest #dinohotel #mnhm #morrisonnaturalhistorymusuem #morrisonmuseum (at Morrison Natural History Museum)