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Re-connecting with the past: recent developments in Mongolia
August 12, 2009 · Be The First To Comment

It is summer time and with that comes vacation. Given the current economic situation, most people stay close to home. Traveling to far away places might not be part of our plans. However, that should not preclude us from catching up on what has been happening on the other side of the world: Mongolia. photo […]

Never a Dull Moment
March 30, 2009 · Be The First To Comment

A coat of chain mail armor from the Genghis Khan exhibt now on display at HMNS. Find out more here As the Houston Museum of Natural Science prepares to show the sequel to the hugely popular Night at the Museum, I could not help but think how interesting a “day at the museum” sometimes can […]

Constructing the Genghis Khan Exhibit
March 3, 2009 · Be The First To Comment

Int he weeks leading up to the exhibit opening, most of the Collections staff at the Museum, not to mention all of the exhibits guys, were totally immersed in the installation of the new Genghis Khan exhibit.  With the exception of Antarctica, the Collections and Exhibits staffs have worked with people from every continent on the globe.  […]

A Tale of Two Rulers
October 22, 2008 · Be The First To Comment

This is a story of two powerful rulers. They stand apart from most other rulers because of their achievements; they differ from each other for many reasons. One ruler was much respected, the other was feared. Archaeologists know of the whereabouts of one ruler’s tomb, although they have not excavated it. The location of the other ruler’s […]



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