Professor Risa Levitt Kohn, a curator of the exhibit at Denver’s Museum of Nature and Science, gave Colorado Matters a backstage tour.
Denver Museum of Nature and Science
A new book explores how the Denver Museum of Nature and Science has changed because of a law that requires the return of Native American artifacts.
Don't panic! There's still time to make plans for the 2017 solar eclipse.
The Extreme Mammals exhibit at the Denver Museum of Nature and Science showcases bizarre creatures - both living and extinct.
The collection of dead critters helps researchers understand the coming changes to Rocky Mountain ecosystems.
To teach kids complex thought, inventor Erik Schweikardt starts with a simple set of blocks.
Comings And Goings Of Pot Taxes, Darryl Glenn's RNC Speech, Buying An Entire Town, Genesis Of Turtle Shells
Some people think the state is "swimming" in pot revenue, but it's not, according to the Colorado Fiscal Institute. A look into what comes in and where it goes. An excerpt of Darryl Glenn's Monday night speech at the Republican National Convention. Glenn is running for U.S. Senate in Colorado. A man posted an ad on Craigslist to sell a ghost town east of Denver. But who would buy an entire town? The owner of Hillside, Colorado shares his motivation. A researcher at the Denver Museum of Nature and Science explains the surprising reason why turtles grew shells. And an "immersive theater experience" in Denver.
It turns out that turtles didn’t evolve their shells to protect themselves.
Bruce Schumacher and a colleague discovered the fossil.. Now it's part if the collection at the Denver Museum of Nature and Science.