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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-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 SurveyDec 17, 2018 @ 5:16am
Do you wonder what the differences is - asteroids, meteors, comets and meteorites? The Royal Greenwich Observatory explains in a VIDEO https://www.rmg.co.uk/discover/teacher-resources/space-rocks
Wisconsin Geological & Natural History Survey
Wisconsin Geological & Natural History SurveyDec 16, 2018 @ 10:15am
Weekend Read: Chemicals Still in Wisconsin Water
https://madison.com/wsj/news/local/govt-and-politics/three-years-later-wisconsin-hasn-t-stopped-toxic-chemical-flow/article_cf5986c9-39c6-53f4-bb5e-08ad62093c2b.html
There will be an AIPG workshop on “PFAS: Life Cycle, Regulations & Solutions” at the Ingleside Hotel May 23, 2019 at 9:00 AM for engineers, hydrologists, and anyone who is interested. Current treatment options for PFAS as well as history, chemistry and sampling techniques will be covered.
Wisconsin Geological & Natural History Survey
Wisconsin Geological & Natural History SurveyDec 15, 2018 @ 4:10pm
#SaturdaySmile A wonderful Christmas carol turned into the best science carol! Oh Chemistry - https://youtu.be/iBsQOz5sGcg
Wisconsin Geological & Natural History Survey
Oh Chemistry (O Christmas Tree) - Scientific Songs of Praise #8
A Chemistree Christmas Carol! Preorder our album from http://scientificsong.com Lyrics: O Chemistry, O Chemistry How numerous are thy branches Spanning from ...
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Wisconsin Geological & Natural History Survey
Wisconsin Geological & Natural History SurveyDec 14, 2018 @ 3:31pm
"Australian miners uncovered the gem of a find—a dog-size herbivore named Weewarrasaurus pobeni." They may have been dog-size but I doubt they knew much about fetch! #jokes #coolscience #FossilFriday
https://www.nationalgeographic.com/science/2018/12/exclusive-sparkly-opal-filled-fossils-reveal-new-dinosaur-species-paleontology/
Wisconsin Geological & Natural History Survey
Wisconsin Geological & Natural History SurveyDec 14, 2018 @ 9:00am
"The fossil, unveiled on December 5 in the journal Nature, preserves the body of a Stenopterygius, a type of marine reptile called an ichthyosaur that lived during the early Jurassic period." #FossilFriday