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**Museum Closed**

The museum will be closed Wednesday, March 4th due to inclement weather.

Looking to escape the chill? Take a look online at Oklahoma on a warm and sunny day in the Hall of Natural Wonders!


Timothy Rowe

Fakes and Forgeries in the Realm of Science

4:30 reception, 5 p.m. presentation Tuesday, March 3

Discover the truth behind some of the world’s most infamous scientific forgeries during “Forensic Paleontology,” a Dinosaurs, Past and Present lecture, from Timothy Rowe, J. Nalle Gregory Regents Professor of Geology at the University of Texas. Rowe’s visit to the University of Oklahoma is sponsored by the Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholars program, making possible the exchange of ideas between visiting scholars and the resident faculty and staff since 1956.


Join the adventure!

Application deadline for summer 2015: March 27

Do you know a student or teacher who is wild about science? ExplorOlogy® gives participants the opportunity to join scientists in the field for an adventure in discovery! This series of programs makes science exciting by engaging participants in authentic science experiences. Applications are now open for 2015. Register today!


Paleontology Team Discovers Oldest Horned Dinosaur in North America

3-pound dinosaur expands evolutionary history for horned dinosaurs

A 108-million-year-old fossil skull has been unearthed and identified as a new species of dinosaur by a team of paleontologists from Oklahoma and California. Read more here...