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Size comparison

Speaking of the Museum of Natural History in New York… This museum is home to manly large dinosaur skeletons.  But – it’s also home to a life-size model of an adult Blue Whale. After seeing the blue whale first, the … Continue reading

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The Arizona Mining and Mineral Museum

Yesterday, I toured the Arizona Mining and Mineral Museum before its “conversion” into Arizona’s “Centennial Museum”. Outside are a few historical artifacts from Arizona’s mining past, and inside is an impressive collection of minerals. The impressive mineral collection focuses on … Continue reading

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Is the Arizona Mining and Mineral Museum being closed?

During a break from a Mine Safety training class, I took a walk around the Arizona Capitol complex and viewed the outdoor exhibits of the Arizona Mining and Mineral museum. Despite being an Earth Scientist -I wasn’t sure if I … Continue reading

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