Jeanne Timmons http://nhpr.org en Dinosaur Day Unearths The Latest In Paleontology http://nhpr.org/post/dinosaur-day-unearths-latest-paleontology <p>Love dinosaurs?&nbsp; Want to learn more about the latest in paleontology?</p><p>This Saturday, the <a href="http://www.mos.org/public-events/triceratops-cliff-hosts-dinosaur-day">Museum of Science, Boston</a> offers dinosaur enthusiasts the rare opportunity to hear first-hand from paleontologists from around the U.S. about their research and theories.&nbsp;<strong> <a href="http://www.mos.org/public-events/triceratops-cliff-hosts-dinosaur-day">Dinosaur Day</a> </strong>begins at 10 am, with presentations and panel discussions throughout the afternoon. The not yet annual event, will focus on the <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ceratopsidae" target="_blank">Ceratopsidae</a> family—frilled and horned dinosaurs—much like “Cliff”, the 65-million-year-old Triceratops fossil currently on-loan at the Museum.</p><p> Mon, 18 Mar 2013 18:12:24 +0000 Jeanne Timmons 23888 at http://nhpr.org Dinosaur Day Unearths The Latest In Paleontology Mapping the Legal Status of Same Sex Unions http://nhpr.org/post/mapping-legal-status-same-sex-unions <p>With the constant legal and legislative changes affecting same-sex couples across the country, it might seem an impossible feat to keep track.</p><p>In<em> <u>The Geography of Love: Same-Sex Marriage &amp; Relationship Recognition in America (The Story in Maps</u>)</em>, authors Mike Strong and Peter Nicolas do just that. They offer a concise view of the political landscape regarding gay marriage.&nbsp; And they do so in a unique way: offering visual representations of votes and legal rights.</p> Tue, 14 Feb 2012 20:36:41 +0000 Jeanne Timmons 1882 at http://nhpr.org Mapping the Legal Status of Same Sex Unions Museum Brings Pompeii To Life http://nhpr.org/post/museum-brings-pompeii-life <p>Traveling exhibit at the Boston Museum of Science offers visitors the chance to understand the ancient city destroyed by a volcano.</p> Tue, 03 Jan 2012 18:00:26 +0000 Jeanne Timmons 1185 at http://nhpr.org Museum Brings Pompeii To Life