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February 11, 2003

Two of our curators are headed north this summer REALLY far north! Paleontology curators, Karen Chin and Jaelyn Eberle are going to Devon Island in the Canadian High Arctic to investigate a fossil marine fauna that is around 75 million years old.

October 9, 2012

The Beetles exhibition gives audiences the opportunity to immerse themselves in the exhibition as they explore the diversity, beauty and behavior of beetles. With hundreds upon hundreds of beetles on display, visitors will learn fun facts and the significance of various species.

February 3, 2003

The Museum is pleased to present one of the most accomplished rock climbers of our generation. Todd Skinner's achievements have been documented in film and magazines in 12 languages. He has accomplished more than 300 first ascents in 35 countries and has established new climbs at the highest level of difficulty. On April 17, in the Glenn Miller Ballroom, Skinner will present a stunning video presentation about his expedition to Greenland, during which he and his team successfully free-climbed the main face of Ulamertorsuaq, an imposing 3800 foot sheer tower. Don't miss this unique experience to meet this inspiring world adventurer!

October 22, 2012

Beetle-Mania! Inspired Creative Writing For Everyone, will be led by writer and former University of Colorado instructor Ellen Orleans.

February 3, 2003

Dr. Robert Guralnick from the CU Museum of Natural History and the Department of EPO Biology will present a slide lecture entitled, "Water Ways: The Changing Nature of Water in the West and its Impact on Freshwater Life."

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Press Information & Resources

For press kits for temporary exhibits, see the temporary exhibit pages in the Exhibits Section. General press information and resources for the University of Colorado Museum of Natural History can be found below.

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Press Photos

Photo credit line should read ©University of Colorado Museum of Natural History unless otherwise noted.

All zip files contain a text file with suggested caption information; for more information on any of the photos, please contact the museum.

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)