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Wisconsin's state fossil, Calymene celebraLink to People page (staff photo taken during 2016 field trip)

Wisconsin Geological & Natural History Survey

The Wisconsin Geological and Natural History Survey (WGNHS) has been working to serve Wisconsin for over 100 years. Part of University of Wisconsin-Madison Division of Extension, we provide objective scientific information about the geology, mineral resources, and water resources of Wisconsin.
Wisconsin Geological & Natural History Survey
Wisconsin Geological & Natural History SurveyJul 20, 2019 @ 12:00pm
TEACHERS NASA has lots of printable STEM guides, activities and posters. Look here: https://spacestem.nasa.gov/printables #Apollo50th
Wisconsin Geological & Natural History Survey
Wisconsin Geological & Natural History SurveyJul 20, 2019 @ 10:00am
"A real-time journey through the first landing on the Moon
This website consists entirely of original historical mission material" #Apollo50th
Wisconsin Geological & Natural History Survey
Wisconsin Geological & Natural History SurveyJul 20, 2019 @ 9:00am
"Tranquility base. The eagle has landed." This site commemorates that historic walk on themoon on July 20, 1969. Links to lots of resources. https://www.nasa.gov/specials/apollo50th/
Wisconsin Geological & Natural History Survey
Wisconsin Geological & Natural History SurveyJul 19, 2019 @ 1:00pm
TODAY STEM Forward to the Moon Broadcast
Will feature students and simulations of returning to the Moon. Streaming live Friday, July 19, 3-3:30 p.m. (Eastern) on NASA TV. https://spacestem.nasa.gov/stem-forward-moon
Wisconsin Geological & Natural History Survey
Wisconsin Geological & Natural History SurveyJul 19, 2019 @ 9:00am
Celebrate TODAY!! At 1 p.m. EDT on Friday, July 19, watch NASA TV live as we celebrate the 50th anniversary o f Apollo 11 and look forward to missions to the Moon and Mars. https://www.nasa.gov/nasalive
Wisconsin Geological & Natural History Survey
Wisconsin Geological & Natural History SurveyJul 19, 2019 @ 5:00am
A small, 150 million-year-old dinosaur unearthed in Wyoming ran on the ground, but it may have been closely related to some of the first fliers. #FossilFriday

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