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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 6 hours 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 2 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 4 days 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 5 days 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 5 days 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 5 days 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 5 days 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 5 days 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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Daily Herald
Former Elk Grove cop charged in wife's death in Ohiointernal investigation, while at the same time he was offered a job in the priv
Former Elk Grove cop charged in wife's death in Ohio
Daily Herald / Posted 6 days ago
internal investigation, while at the same time he was offered a job in the private sector. Hawkins headed security for the Field Museum starting in September 1999, which included keeping watch of the Sue dinosaur and other specimens, according to a... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Historical Society names new directora good time to bring some new techniques to the collection," Stokes said. Lord
Historical Society names new director
The Record Searchlight / Posted 7 days ago
a good time to bring some new techniques to the collection," Stokes said. Lord comes to Redding after stints at the Field Museum in Chicago, California Academy of Sciences in San Francisco and, more recently, Buffalo Bill Center of the West... Read more
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examiner.com
Animal "selfies" prove existence of seldom viewed wildlife in northern Peruconservation and meeting needs of the native people is based here in Chicago. I
Animal "selfies" prove existence of seldom viewed wildlife in northern Peru
examiner.com / Posted 7 days ago
conservation and meeting needs of the native people is based here in Chicago. It is the Rapid Inventory Program of The Field Museum. Recently, two Rapid Inventory teams flew into Medio Putumayo-Algodón in the northern part of Peru near the... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Shasta Historical Society names new directorSociety, but also to our community,” Lewis said in a written statement. Lord c
Shasta Historical Society names new director
The Record Searchlight / Posted 7 days ago
Society, but also to our community,” Lewis said in a written statement. Lord comes to Redding after stints at the Field Museum in Chicago, California Academy of Sciences in San Francisco and, more recently, Buffalo Bill Center of the West... Read more
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The Chicago Maroon
Paleontologists Release Findings on the Tully Monstera graduate student in the Yale University Department of Geology and Geophysics,
Paleontologists Release Findings on the Tully Monster
The Chicago Maroon / Posted 8 days ago
a graduate student in the Yale University Department of Geology and Geophysics, with the help of collaborators at the Field Museum of Natural History and the University of Chicago–operated Argonne National Laboratory. The research focused on... Read more
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International Business Times
Wildlife camera traps and drones reveal unexplored area of Amazon Rainforest for first time days, with 19 of these believed to be new to science. The expedition to Medio
Wildlife camera traps and drones reveal unexplored area of Amazon Rainforest for first time
International Business Times / Posted 8 days ago
days, with 19 of these believed to be new to science. The expedition to Medio Putumayo-Algodón saw 25 researchers from the Field Museum, Chicago, carry out a wildlife 'check up'. Their aim is to provide the Peruvian government with an update on the... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Animal 'selfies' unveil biodiversity of Amazon forestmotion-activated camera traps and a drone to capture a never-before-seen pictur
Animal 'selfies' unveil biodiversity of Amazon forest
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
motion-activated camera traps and a drone to capture a never-before-seen picture of the vast forest. Researchers from the Field Museum in US trekked to the unexplored reaches of the Peruvian Amazon and spent 17 days conducting a rapid biological... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Discovery of 4,500-old female mummy sheds light on ancient Perucities grew out of fishing communities like Aspero, while archaeologists such a
Discovery of 4,500-old female mummy sheds light on ancient Peru
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 10 days ago
cities grew out of fishing communities like Aspero, while archaeologists such as Jonathan Haas, a curator emeritus at the Field Museum in Chicago, argue that the settlements came from valleys. Haas also said evidence does not support the idea that... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Field Museum launching limited-edition beerDrinking in knowledge is something we all aspire to, but give the Field Museum
Field Museum launching limited-edition beer
Chicago Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
Drinking in knowledge is something we all aspire to, but give the Field Museum credit for taking the concept literally. The Chicago museum will be selling a single batch, limited-edition beer inspired by the Wari people, who ruled an area of what is... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Field Museum's 'Terracotta Warriors' come out to playRoaming through the compelling "Terracotta Warriors" exhibit opening Friday at
Field Museum's 'Terracotta Warriors' come out to play
Chicago Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
Roaming through the compelling "Terracotta Warriors" exhibit opening Friday at the Field Museum, you are struck by how monochromatic it all is. It is an elegant display of priceless artifacts, mostly from the 3rd century B.C., mostly borrowed from... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
'Animal selfies' in Amazon rainforest captured by Field Museum camerasLet’s take the Field Museum at its word that “animal selfies” are what its rese
'Animal selfies' in Amazon rainforest captured by Field Museum cameras
Chicago Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
Let’s take the Field Museum at its word that “animal selfies” are what its research team brought back from the depths of the South American rain forest. And then let’s credit these extraordinary Amazon River region animals -- ranging from an ocelot... Read more
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PhysOrg
Field Museum expedition captures animal selfies in Amazon Rainforestand hunting often times put the largest animals at risk first, and this species
Field Museum expedition captures animal selfies in Amazon Rainforest
PhysOrg / Posted 11 days ago
and hunting often times put the largest animals at risk first, and this species is vulnerable to extinction. Credit: The Field Museum If you've been on the Internet lately, you've probably seen a cat selfie. Now, a Field Museum expedition to the... Read more
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The Chicago Maroon
Four Faculty Awarded Guggenheim Fellowshiphistory museums. The project is undertaken in collaboration with the Neubauer C
Four Faculty Awarded Guggenheim Fellowship
The Chicago Maroon / Posted 12 days ago
history museums. The project is undertaken in collaboration with the Neubauer Collegium for Culture and Society and the Field Museum, where Richland is the adjunct curator of North American anthropology. Berlant, a literary critic, studies the... Read more
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The Hindu
‘Tiger detective’ wins prestigious awardDr. Ramakrishnan has become the first Indian to win the prestigious Parker/Gent
‘Tiger detective’ wins prestigious award
The Hindu / Posted 14 days ago
Dr. Ramakrishnan has become the first Indian to win the prestigious Parker/Gentry Award administered by The Field Museum in Chicago Uma Ramakrishnan does not regret trading atoms for poop. With a Bachelor of Science in physics, chemistry and... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Dinosaurs struggled to survive long before asteroid hitstrike, researchers said Monday. A dinosaur named “Sue,” a 41-foot-long Tyrann
Dinosaurs struggled to survive long before asteroid hit
Manila Bulletin / Posted 15 days ago
strike, researchers said Monday. A dinosaur named “Sue,” a 41-foot-long Tyrannosaurus rex, is shown on display at the Field Museum in Chicago, Illinois. (MB File Photo/REUTERS/Sue Ogrocki) The argument offers the latest salvo in a... Read more
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examiner.com
Ellis Park Arts and Recreation Center is nearing completionbe 0.125 mile from South Lake Shore Drive, approximately one mile from McCormic
Ellis Park Arts and Recreation Center is nearing completion
examiner.com / Posted 15 days ago
be 0.125 mile from South Lake Shore Drive, approximately one mile from McCormick Place, approximately three miles from The Field Museum and Shedd Aquarium, and approximately 4.50 miles from The Art Institute. Estimated completion date is this... Read more
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PhysOrg
Using data to protect coral reefs from climate changemore informed decisions and better manage coral reefs." Marcelino and Swain al
Using data to protect coral reefs from climate change
PhysOrg / Posted 20 days ago
more informed decisions and better manage coral reefs." Marcelino and Swain also are scientific affiliates with Chicago's Field Museum of Natural History. There they genetically characterize corals and their symbiont algae and, in collaboration... Read more
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Daily Herald
American white pelicans take a pit stop in Lake Countytheir comings and goings have become part of an annual rite of spring. Doug St
American white pelicans take a pit stop in Lake County
Daily Herald / Posted 20 days ago
their comings and goings have become part of an annual rite of spring. Doug Stotz, a senior conservation ecologist at the Field Museum, said the birds were not seen in the Chicago area when he first arrived in Illinois in the 1980s. "I think what... Read more
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The MidWeek
Teens to tackle global challenges at new NIU STEM programtrips to iconic attractions of the Chicagoland area, such as the Shedd Aquarium
Teens to tackle global challenges at new NIU STEM program
The MidWeek / Posted 25 days ago
trips to iconic attractions of the Chicagoland area, such as the Shedd Aquarium, Museum of Science and Industry, Field Museum, Lincoln Park Zoo, Navy Pier and the Blue Man Group. For more information, call STEM Outreach at 815-753-0533,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Tully monster, Illinois' great fossil mystery, solvedthan in the biological category known as the "problematica." Utilizing the sync
Tully monster, Illinois' great fossil mystery, solved
Chicago Tribune / Posted 27 days ago
than in the biological category known as the "problematica." Utilizing the synchrotron X-ray machine at Argonne and the Field Museum's collection of 2,000 Tully specimens, a team from those two institutions, Yale University and the American... Read more
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express
Apocalypse now? Experts say Earth in middle of MASS EXTINCTION - and here's how to surviveand after the mass extinction. They found that after the natural disaster, the
Apocalypse now? Experts say Earth in middle of MASS EXTINCTION - and here's how to survive
express / Posted 27 days ago
and after the mass extinction. They found that after the natural disaster, the mammals also became smaller in stature. Field Museum paleontologist Ken Angielczyk, one of the authors of the study published in the journal Scientific Reports,... Read more
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PhysOrg
Fossil discovery suggests size poor predictor of maturity in ancient reptilesinitial work on Asilisaurus began when he was a Cedarville (Ohio) University un
Fossil discovery suggests size poor predictor of maturity in ancient reptiles
PhysOrg / Posted 28 days ago
initial work on Asilisaurus began when he was a Cedarville (Ohio) University undergraduate intern at the Field Museum of Natural History in Chicago. Although he did not participate in the 2007-2015 Tanzanian digs, Griffin, along... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
A pilot with a purposesystems for the Department of Defense in California and in various buildings ar
A pilot with a purpose
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 28 days ago
systems for the Department of Defense in California and in various buildings around Chicago, including Lake Point Tower, Field Museum and Northwestern University. After he and his wife split in 2000, he bought his current house, just a few... Read more
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International Business Times
Mass extinctions: 'Live fast, die young' strategy helped some species survive Great Dying species did thrive in that post-apocalyptic aftermath. Publishing in Scientifi
Mass extinctions: 'Live fast, die young' strategy helped some species survive Great Dying
International Business Times / Posted 28 days ago
species did thrive in that post-apocalyptic aftermath. Publishing in Scientific Reports, the team of scientists, from the Field Museum in Chicago, says it has found an explanation to this phenomenon. Their "survivorship model" suggests that a... Read more
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PhysOrg
Live fast, die young: Life history of ancient mammal relatives provides insight on survival tacticsLystrosaurus had a life span of about 13 or 14 years based on the record of gro
Live fast, die young: Life history of ancient mammal relatives provides insight on survival tactics
PhysOrg / Posted 29 days ago
Lystrosaurus had a life span of about 13 or 14 years based on the record of growth preserved in their bones," said Field Museum paleontologist Ken Angielczyk, another one of the paper's authors. "Yet, nearly all of the Lystrosaurus... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
'The Interview Show' at The Hideout comes into the light for TVa guest strides onstage), but I suspect some TV viewers may find it jarring. T
'The Interview Show' at The Hideout comes into the light for TV
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 29 days ago
a guest strides onstage), but I suspect some TV viewers may find it jarring. The segment with Emily Graslie, who does the Field Museum's "Brain Scoop" video series, begins with a high-spirited Graslie basically introducing herself: "So to back up... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Teens to tackle global challenges at STEM With Purpose campeducational trips to iconic attractions of the Chicago area, such as the Shedd
Teens to tackle global challenges at STEM With Purpose camp
Daily Chronicle / Posted a month ago
educational trips to iconic attractions of the Chicago area, such as the Shedd Aquarium, Museum of Science and Industry, Field Museum, Lincoln Park Zoo, Navy Pier and the Blue Man Group. For more information, call STEM Outreach at 815-753-0533,... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
New presenters of amazing programs on science are helping to create exciting catalysts for thoughtlikely to be women as men. Sometime Green brothers' associate Emily Graslie hos
New presenters of amazing programs on science are helping to create exciting catalysts for thought
Los Angeles Times / Posted 1 months ago
likely to be women as men. Sometime Green brothers' associate Emily Graslie hosts "The Brain Scoop," set around Chicago's Field Museum of Natural History. "Mathemusician" and artist Vi Hart, whose hand-drawn clips now reside at the online lecture... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
The Wings Club Foundation Announces W. James McNerney, Jr. As Its 2016 Distinguished Achievement Award Recipientof Business Roundtable. In addition, McNerney is a director of Procter & Gambl
The Wings Club Foundation Announces W. James McNerney, Jr. As Its 2016 Distinguished Achievement Award Recipient
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 1 months ago
of Business Roundtable. In addition, McNerney is a director of Procter & Gamble, a director of IBM and a member of The Field Museum Board of Trustees in Chicago. He is also a director of IBM, a trustee of Northwestern University, a member of... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
'The Interview Show' at The Hideout comes into the light for TVa guest strides onstage), but I suspect some TV viewers may find it jarring. T
'The Interview Show' at The Hideout comes into the light for TV
Chicago Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
a guest strides onstage), but I suspect some TV viewers may find it jarring. The segment with Emily Graslie, who does the Field Museum's "Brain Scoop" video series, begins with a high-spirited Graslie basically introducing herself: "So to back up... Read more

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