Month: August 2020

Episode 2: Campus Museums with Hayley Singleton of Beneski Museum of Natural History at Amherst College

Natural history museums are a fantastic public resource for entertainment and education. The local museum is probably where most people are exposed to the prehistoric past and where most paleo enthusiasts are born (Me included!). Some natural history museums, like Beneski, are affiliated with a university that enable them to provide services a city museum…

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Episode 1: Fossils in America’s Backyard with ReBecca Hunt-Foster of Dinosaur National Monument (Utah)

America’s national parks and national monuments have inspired awe and wonder for generations of American’s and international travelers for over a century. These public lands contain gorgeous landscapes, delicate ecosystems, wildlife, and FOSSILS! From the Antiquities Act of 1906 to the Paleontological Preservation Act of 2009, public policy has attempted to provide greater protections for…

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