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Daily Journal
Medical unit offers free services for veteransof Millville, World War II veteran, U.S. Marine Corps, 1944-47; Lisa Jester, ex
Medical unit offers free services for veterans
Daily Journal / Posted 12 hours ago
of Millville, World War II veteran, U.S. Marine Corps, 1944-47; Lisa Jester, executive director, Millville Army Air Field Museum; and Norm Glover of East Windsor, SP/5 U.S. Army, 1967-70, were in attendance when the New Jersey Hospital... Read more
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Terrace Standard
Nisga'a artist, carver passes awayeither, said Bob. “We had to build the market too so he did a lot of work,” ad
Nisga'a artist, carver passes away
Terrace Standard / Posted 2 days ago
either, said Bob. “We had to build the market too so he did a lot of work,” added Bob. Tait carved a totem pole for the Field Museum in Chicago, which gave northwest aboriginal art wide exposure. He also worked with Freda Diesing in Prince... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Why the Field Museum wasn't built on Chicago's lakefrontthe proposed Lucas Museum of Narrative Art. It eerily mimics the struggle, more
Why the Field Museum wasn't built on Chicago's lakefront
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
the proposed Lucas Museum of Narrative Art. It eerily mimics the struggle, more than a century ago, over the site of the Field Museum. Both fights involve bitter differences of opinion over the city's lakefront: Should it be left pristine or... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Park board approves budget, addresses boat dock rental hikesCarey said. The museum fund is considered a specific levy item and receives st
Park board approves budget, addresses boat dock rental hikes
SaukValley.com / Posted 5 days ago
Carey said. The museum fund is considered a specific levy item and receives state monies granted to sites, including the Field Museum in Chicago. Though the projects are in the budget, it doesn't necessarily mean the district has to complete all... Read more
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redOrbit
New ichthyosaur species is a 'black sheep' of evolutiondolphins in appearance, with streamlined bodies, long beak-like snouts and powe
New ichthyosaur species is a 'black sheep' of evolution
redOrbit / Posted 5 days ago
dolphins in appearance, with streamlined bodies, long beak-like snouts and powerful tail fins, researchers from the Field Museum in Chicago explained in a statementMonday. The newly discovered species, however, had a much shorter snout and a... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Ancient fossils, an Internet database and evolution: An idea hatched at the Field Museumclock," he said. Ksepka is a curator at the Bruce Museum in Greenwich, Ct., and
Ancient fossils, an Internet database and evolution: An idea hatched at the Field Museum
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
clock," he said. Ksepka is a curator at the Bruce Museum in Greenwich, Ct., and was a research associate at the Field Museum. Kenneth Angielczyk, associate curator of paleomammalogy at the Field, said molecular clock dating has become a... Read more
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Daily Herald
Time running short to save Viking ship in GenevaItalian Christopher Columbus "discovered" the Americas. After the fair: The Vi
Time running short to save Viking ship in Geneva
Daily Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Italian Christopher Columbus "discovered" the Americas. After the fair: The Viking is displayed outside the original Field Museum (now the Museum of Science and Industry.) Then it travels the Chicago River to the Bridgeport neighborhood, on... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
From the Ferris wheel to 'The Skyline': How would you ignite Chicago tourism?later, Burnham's plan sought to boost Chicago's tourist cred: In his plan, he p
From the Ferris wheel to 'The Skyline': How would you ignite Chicago tourism?
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
later, Burnham's plan sought to boost Chicago's tourist cred: In his plan, he proposed a new cultural mecca to include the Field Museum, the Art Institute and the Crerar Library (now on the University of Chicago campus). The city's museum campus is... Read more
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examiner.com
Mosaic at Frost Museum of Art in Miami through May 29with unique subject matter, Predators and Prey, has traveled to the Hermitage M
Mosaic at Frost Museum of Art in Miami through May 29
examiner.com / Posted 8 days ago
with unique subject matter, Predators and Prey, has traveled to the Hermitage Museum in Russia, the Louvre in Paris, the Field Museum in Chicago and the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York. When it leaves Miami, it will be installed in its... Read more
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Daily Journal
Health program helps those who servedinformation and referrals were provided to veterans free of charge Friday and S
Health program helps those who served
Daily Journal / Posted 8 days ago
information and referrals were provided to veterans free of charge Friday and Saturday at the Millville Army Air Field Museum. The services were provided by Serving Those Who Served, an initiative of the New Jersey Hospital Association... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
From the Ferris wheel to 'The Skyline': How would you ignite Chicago tourism?later, Burnham's plan sought to boost Chicago's tourist cred: In his plan, he p
From the Ferris wheel to 'The Skyline': How would you ignite Chicago tourism?
Chicago Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
later, Burnham's plan sought to boost Chicago's tourist cred: In his plan, he proposed a new cultural mecca to include the Field Museum, the Art Institute and the Crerar Library (now on the University of Chicago campus). The city's museum campus is... Read more
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The Chicago Maroon
Harris Strategic Adviser Joins Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation Board of Trusteespersonal background have led her to her current position. While working as the
Harris Strategic Adviser Joins Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation Board of Trustees
The Chicago Maroon / Posted 11 days ago
personal background have led her to her current position. While working as the vice president of external relations at the Field Museum, a position she held from January 1996 to December 2005, Hartog-Levin had the opportunity to meet the state... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Protesters call on parks group to drop opposition to Lucas Museumsouth of Soldier Field. "I don't know how we can say yes to the Peggy Notebaer
Protesters call on parks group to drop opposition to Lucas Museum
Chicago Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
south of Soldier Field. "I don't know how we can say yes to the Peggy Notebaert and yes to the Shedd, Adler and the Field Museum and say no to the Lucas Museum," O'Neill said during a discussion that centered on the differing opinions of how... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
'Women of Vision' shows off work of National Geographic photographersIn vivid colors and with an eye for the telling moment, there's something unusu
'Women of Vision' shows off work of National Geographic photographers
Chicago Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
In vivid colors and with an eye for the telling moment, there's something unusual happening at the Field Museum. One of the main first-floor traveling exhibition galleries, spaces that have in recent years hosted mammoth remnants, 1893 World's Fair... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
George Lucas museum looks to San Francisco — but L.A. would welcome it tooa site proposed by local officials — the city's lakefront museum campus that al
George Lucas museum looks to San Francisco — but L.A. would welcome it too
Los Angeles Times / Posted 14 days ago
a site proposed by local officials — the city's lakefront museum campus that also serves as home to the Shedd Aquarium and Field Museum. Lucas' project comes with an estimated price tag of $700 million. The completed museum would explore the art... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Bill Kurtis op-ed: Lucas Museum would further Chicago's lakefront missionhasn't been without controversy. When a proposal surfaced decades ago to move L
Bill Kurtis op-ed: Lucas Museum would further Chicago's lakefront mission
Chicago Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
hasn't been without controversy. When a proposal surfaced decades ago to move Lake Shore Drive to the west side of the Field Museum, opening up room for a parklike campus to connect the museums, there were plenty of vocal opponents. Today, is... Read more
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redOrbit
Odd creature is the earleist herbivorous marine reptile ever founda new study published Friday in Science Advances, Olivier Rieppel, Rowe Family
Odd creature is the earleist herbivorous marine reptile ever found
redOrbit / Posted 21 days ago
a new study published Friday in Science Advances, Olivier Rieppel, Rowe Family Curator of Evolutionary Biology at The Field Museumin Chicago, and his colleagues revealed that the odd structure is actually part of a hammerhead-shaped jaw... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Size, shape and science of the Tully MonsterA Tully monster fossil which shows the eye-bar and gill pouches. (Paul Mayer/Fi
Size, shape and science of the Tully Monster
Chicago Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
A Tully monster fossil which shows the eye-bar and gill pouches. (Paul Mayer/Field Museum of Natural History) The Illinois state fossil, the Tully monster, has long had a significant problem: It couldn't be assigned to a known group. New evidence... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Size, shape and science of the Tully Monster (graphic)A Tully monster fossil which shows the eye-bar and gill pouches. (Paul Mayer/Fi
Size, shape and science of the Tully Monster (graphic)
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 22 days ago
A Tully monster fossil which shows the eye-bar and gill pouches. (Paul Mayer/Field Museum of Natural History) The Illinois state fossil, the Tully monster, has long had a significant problem: It couldn't be assigned to a known group. New evidence... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Ryan Marx"Statue Stories Chicago" public art project.Starting on March 15, the Bronze Co
Ryan Marx
Chicago Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
"Statue Stories Chicago" public art project.Starting on March 15, the Bronze Cow, the towering brachiosaurus guarding the Field Museum, Lake Ontario... Month-by-month Chicago homicide data since 1957 through January 2016, according to Chicago... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
What is the value of a museum to our city?George Lucas and his movie franchises, but consider these 2010 factoids gleaned
What is the value of a museum to our city?
Chicago Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
George Lucas and his movie franchises, but consider these 2010 factoids gleaned from the economic impact statement of the Field Museum: •1.26 million museum visitors. •900,000 tourists. •$6.7 million in federal, state and local grants... Read more
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New Kerala
Meet the world's first plant-eating marine reptile - newkerala.com #60629marine reptile, the researchers said. "It's a very strange animal," said study
Meet the world's first plant-eating marine reptile - newkerala.com #60629
New Kerala / Posted 23 days ago
marine reptile, the researchers said. "It's a very strange animal," said study co-author Olivier Rieppel from The Field Museum in Chicago. "It's got a hammerhead, which is unique, it's the first time we've seen a reptile like this,"... Read more
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The Hindu
Fossils of first plant-eating marine reptile foundIt’s got a hammerhead, which is unique, it’s the first time we’ve seen a reptil
Fossils of first plant-eating marine reptile found
The Hindu / Posted 24 days ago
It’s got a hammerhead, which is unique, it’s the first time we’ve seen a reptile like this,” said Olivier Rieppel, from The Field Museum in Chicago. The reptile’s name, Atopodentatus unicus, hints at its muddled past — it is Latin for “unique... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
World's first plant-eating marine reptile foundIt's got a hammerhead, which is unique, it's the first time we've seen a reptil
World's first plant-eating marine reptile found
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 24 days ago
It's got a hammerhead, which is unique, it's the first time we've seen a reptile like this," said Olivier Rieppel, from The Field Museum in Chicago. The reptile's name, Atopodentatus unicus, hints at its muddled past - it is Latin for "unique... Read more
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New Kerala
This creature was ocean's first vegetarian reptile - newkerala.com #60197reptile. "It's a very strange animal," says co-author Olivier Rieppel, Rowe Fa
This creature was ocean's first vegetarian reptile - newkerala.com #60197
New Kerala / Posted 24 days ago
reptile. "It's a very strange animal," says co-author Olivier Rieppel, Rowe Family Curator of Evolutionary Biology at The Field Museum in Chicago. "It's got a hammerhead, which is unique, it's the first time we've seen a reptile like this The... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
'Absurd' ancient hammerhead reptile likened to one of Dr. Seuss' creations after fossil discoveryAtopodentatus is the earliest-known herbivorous marine reptile, said paleontolo
'Absurd' ancient hammerhead reptile likened to one of Dr. Seuss' creations after fossil discovery
Daily Telegraph / Posted 24 days ago
Atopodentatus is the earliest-known herbivorous marine reptile, said paleontologist Olivier Rieppel of the Field Museum in Chicago. Atopodentatus apparently used chisel-like teeth along the edge of its blunt, hammer-shaped snout to scrape algae off... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Scientists describe weird ancient hammerhead reptileFraser said. Atopodentatus is the earliest-known herbivorous marine reptile, s
Scientists describe weird ancient hammerhead reptile
Calgary Sun / Posted 24 days ago
Fraser said. Atopodentatus is the earliest-known herbivorous marine reptile, said paleontologist Olivier Rieppel of the Field Museum in Chicago. Atopodentatus apparently used chisel-like teeth along the edge of its blunt, hammer-shaped snout to... Read more
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PhysOrg
'Hammerhead' creature was world's first plant-eating marine reptilemarine reptile. "It's a very strange animal," says Olivier Rieppel, Rowe Famil
'Hammerhead' creature was world's first plant-eating marine reptile
PhysOrg / Posted 24 days ago
marine reptile. "It's a very strange animal," says Olivier Rieppel, Rowe Family Curator of Evolutionary Biology at The Field Museum in Chicago. "It's got a hammerhead, which is unique, it's the first time we've seen a reptile like this."... Read more
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International Business Times
Atopodentatus unicus: Hammerhead sea monster was world's first vegetarian reptile first discovered in 2014 and largely left scientists baffled. "It's a very stra
Atopodentatus unicus: Hammerhead sea monster was world's first vegetarian reptile
International Business Times / Posted 24 days ago
first discovered in 2014 and largely left scientists baffled. "It's a very strange animal," says Olivier Rieppel, from the Field Museum in Chicago. "It's got a hammerhead, which is unique, it's the first time we've seen a reptile like this." Its... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Top exhibits this summerwomen in Yemen and the wildlife debauching on the Jersey Shore. $20-$31 (museu
Top exhibits this summer
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 24 days ago
women in Yemen and the wildlife debauching on the Jersey Shore. $20-$31 (museum admission plus special exhibit ticket) | Field Museum | 312-922-9410“SHORETIME SPACELINE”May 21-Aug. 13Textile artist Karen Reimer weaves together the history of the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Kamin: Hobson's argument on Lucas museum rings falseforced the demolition of a temporary post office, armory and firehouse in Grant
Kamin: Hobson's argument on Lucas museum rings false
Chicago Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
forced the demolition of a temporary post office, armory and firehouse in Grant Park and prevented new armories and the Field Museum from being built there. Just as Friends of the Parks is being attacked today, Ward was assailed as a threat to... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Crain's hires Bertagnoli as nonprofits reporterreporting on many of Chicago's biggest and best-known entities—from the Chicago
Crain's hires Bertagnoli as nonprofits reporter
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 26 days ago
reporting on many of Chicago's biggest and best-known entities—from the Chicago Symphony Orchestra and Lyric Opera to the Field Museum and Shedd Aquarium to the MacArthur Foundation and Chicago Community Trust—as businesses, which, despite their... Read more
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PhysOrg
Similarities in species diversity and range in both terrestrial birds and marine bivalvesalong with outside institutions including Argonne National Laboratory, Brookfie
Similarities in species diversity and range in both terrestrial birds and marine bivalves
PhysOrg / Posted 27 days ago
along with outside institutions including Argonne National Laboratory, Brookfield Zoo, Chicago Botanic Garden, the Field Museum, Lincoln Park Zoo, and Morton Arboretum. Jablonski said the CEB provides an opportunity to circumvent... Read more
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Daily Journal
Debate on size of airport historic area takes offwhich set the boundaries for the district and approved it. The city and the au
Debate on size of airport historic area takes off
Daily Journal / Posted 30 days ago
which set the boundaries for the district and approved it. The city and the authority also want the Millville Army Air Field Museum’s support, or at least its neutrality. It was the museum that sought historic status for a portion of the... Read more
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The Inverness Courier
Contributions welcome for Highland World War I memorial bookWorld War I is being brought to Inverness. The specially-commissioned book, en
Contributions welcome for Highland World War I memorial book
The Inverness Courier / Posted 1 months ago
World War I is being brought to Inverness. The specially-commissioned book, entitled Assembly, is from the In Flanders Field Museum in Ypres and will be at the heart of a pop-up exhibition at the Inverness Museum starting tomorrow. Visitors... Read more
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FOX News
Earth Day 2016: Let's ditch the doom and gloom and celebrate our improving environmentPredictions of environmental gloom and doom meet us at every turn. At the entry
Earth Day 2016: Let's ditch the doom and gloom and celebrate our improving environment
FOX News / Posted 1 months ago
Predictions of environmental gloom and doom meet us at every turn. At the entry of the Chicago Field Museum, for example, is a digital clock reporting “the number of species that have gone extinct since 8:00 this morning”—31 by 1 p.m. on March 27,... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
‘I just shot and killed my wife:’ Ex-Chicago area cop charged in wife’s deathgrand jury action next week. Hawkins was with Elk Grove Village police from 19
‘I just shot and killed my wife:’ Ex-Chicago area cop charged in wife’s death
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 1 months ago
grand jury action next week. Hawkins was with Elk Grove Village police from 1990 to 1999. A spokeswoman for Chicago's Field Museum says he worked as a security officer there from 1999 to 2003. The village issued a statement saying that the... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Ex-Chicago Area Officer Charged in Ohio With Wife's Deathwas left for his attorney. Hawkins was with Elk Grove Village police from 1990
Ex-Chicago Area Officer Charged in Ohio With Wife's Death
NBC Chicago / Posted 1 months ago
was left for his attorney. Hawkins was with Elk Grove Village police from 1990 to 1999. A spokeswoman for Chicago's Field Museum says he worked as a security officer there from 1999 to 2003. The village issued a statement saying that the... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Chicago area officer charged in Ohio with wife's deathgrand jury action next week. Hawkins was with Elk Grove Village police from 19
Chicago area officer charged in Ohio with wife's death
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 1 months ago
grand jury action next week. Hawkins was with Elk Grove Village police from 1990 to 1999. A spokeswoman for Chicago's Field Museum says he worked as a security officer there from 1999 to 2003. The village issued a statement saying that the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
cop from Chicago area charged with fatally shooting wife in Ohioforce during an arrest. The same year he left Elk Grove Village, Hawkins began
cop from Chicago area charged with fatally shooting wife in Ohio
Chicago Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
force during an arrest. The same year he left Elk Grove Village, Hawkins began working as a security officer at the Field Museum, a museum spokeswoman confirmed. Hawkins was employed there until 2003. On the 911 call to authorities in... Read more

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