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summer season

Saturday’s the Summer Solstice: Five signs we’ve reached (another) Houston summer
June 20, 2014 · Be The First To Comment

Saturday’s the official beginning of summer! The day with the most sunlight (in the northern hemisphere), we’re now in the time of short shorts, trips to the beach, ice cream and vacations (and our Mixers & Elixirs Summer Solstice Party). But summer in Houston is unique. We certainly know how to have a good time, […]

Nature’s Smaller Creatures
August 4, 2008 · Be The First To Comment

The bulk of our summer field season is over, which means the real work of dealing with the fossils we found begins. Part of that is making sense of the 1000 or so photographs on the computer- sorting by person, place, thing, animal, vegetable and mineral, as well as the good, the bad and the […]



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