Tag Archives: Kansas

The scientific tourist #340 — Short-Necked Plesiosaur

On display at Kansas’ Sternberg Museum, it’s a Short-Necked Plesiosaur… Continue reading

Posted in Biology, Sci / Tech Tourism | Tagged , , , | Comments Off

The scientific tourist #308 — salt layers

A look at layers in the walls at the Kansas Underground Salt Museum in Hutchinson, Kansas…. Continue reading

Posted in Geology, Sci / Tech Tourism | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off

The scientific tourist #278 — Suchomimus tenerensis

Seen at the Sternberg Museum of Natural History in Hayes, Kansas — it’s Suchomimus tenerensis… Continue reading

Posted in Sci / Tech Tourism | Tagged , , , | Comments Off

The scientific tourist #274 — Mushroom Rock State Park

Should you be wandering around in / through Kansas, and in a mood for a geological point of interest, your options are a bit limited. But at the very least, Mushroom Rock State Park should definitely be on your list. Continue reading

Posted in Geology, Sci / Tech Tourism | Tagged , , | Comments Off

The scientific tourist #272 — a visit to the Permian Sea

Today we’re going to visit the Permian Sea. But don’t worry, it won’t take long — it’s just a quick trip to Kansas… Continue reading

Posted in Geology, Sci / Tech Tourism | Tagged , , | Comments Off

The scientific tourist #265 — Saber-toothed cat

On display at the Sternberg Museum of Natural History in Hays, Kansas — it’s a saber-toothed cat… Continue reading

Posted in Biology, Sci / Tech Tourism | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off

The scientific tourist #246 — Mosasaur

Another excellent fossil, brought to you from the Sternberg Museum of Natural History in Hays, Kansas… Continue reading

Posted in Biology, Geology, Sci / Tech Tourism | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment