Denver Museum of Nature & Science
Keeping children amused during the summer while watching the family budget can be a juggling act for parents. They want them to have fun and hopefully learn something, but don’t want to break the bank.
Thousands of bones have made their way from Colorado’s high country to Denver, and on Tuesday scientists at the Museum of Nature & Science showed off the fossils.
Crews have recovered nearly 5,000 fossils from a site near Snowmass Village since excavation began last year.
The Ice Age fossil excavation work in Snowmass Village wraps up over the Fourth of July holiday weekend.
Scientists from North America and Europe are gathering in Snowmass Village this weekend to study Ice Age fossils recovered from a reservoir under construction.
There were more discoveries at that fossil dig site near Snowmass Village.
Researchers are in a race against time as they dig up Ice Age-era fossils in Western Colorado.
Even though winter won’t seem to end in Colorado’s mountains, researchers are already digging for fossils outside Snowmass Village.
Add the Ice Age camel to the growing list of animals that roamed an area in western Colorado some 50,000 to 150,000 years ago.
The Denver Museum Of Nature & Science is asking for help in naming the first mammoth found at the Snowmass Village dig site.