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May 8, 2012

At 93, botanist Bill Weber is one of the oldest professors at University of Colorado -Boulder. Back in 1953, he wrote the first field guide to plants in Colorado. The fourth edition of "Colorado Flora" is just out. What started as just a survey of front range plants is now two books: one for the Western slope, and another for the eastern part of the state. Weber, who also started the herbarium at CU, speaks with Colorado Public Radio's Ryan Warner.

September 20, 2012

The fall 2012 Archeological Institute of America lecture series kicks off with national speaker Dr. Carrie Hritz’s (Pennsylvania State University) exciting presentation “Spying on the Past: Satellite Imagery and Archaeology in Southern Mesopotamia,” 7 p.m., Monday, Sept. 24.

October 21, 2003

The Best of Category and Best of Class Navajo pictorial weaving from this year's Gallup Intertribal Ceremonial will be among the Navajo weavings to be sold during a silent auction of "One Hundred Navajo Rugs", Thursday, November 6, in downtown Denver to benefit the University of Colorado Museum.

October 20, 2003

Museum in the Dark is the one of the most popular and longest-running Halloween events for kids in Boulder. This is a non-scary event meant to de-mystify the spookiness of Halloween for children ages 2-10. This event is also a safe alternative to "trick or treat."

September 24, 2012

The University of Colorado Museum of Natural History and CU Facilities Management-Outdoor Services are hosting two free tours of Boulder's unique and historic campus "forest," at 5 p.m. on Tues., Oct. 2 and Wed., Oct. 3. The tours will meet at the south entrance of the University of Colorado Museum of Natural History, they will be led by Grounds Specialists Alan Nelson and Vince Aquino.


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Press Photos

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BioLounge Photos (8 high-res JPEGs, 31 MB zip file)
Paleontology Hall Photos (9 high-res JPEGs, 33 MB zip file)
Girls At the Museum Exploring Science Photos (8 high-res JPEGs, 43 MB zip file)
Behind the Scenes Photos (6 high-res JPEGs, 33 MB zip file)