Being Natural: Tina Petway
November 22, 2015 · Be The First To Comment

When Tina Petway, Associate Curator of Malacology, retired as a schoolteacher in 1999, she finally embarked on fulfilling her dream since she was 12 years old. Growing up, Petway was frustrated by the lack of resources for young women interested in scientific careers. “I was walking on the beach, and I ran into this lady […]

Get your hands on science!
February 9, 2010 · Be The First To Comment

Seeing our dinosaurs up close is exciting – but getting your hands on science is an even more amazing experience. Which is why we try to bring you hands-on, educational activities that make you the scientist. Visitors search for shark’s teeth in our Paleo Hall Several mornings a week we have a volunteer on-hand in […]

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