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Wisconsin glassblower customizes glassware for scientists

Apr. 8, 2019 1:06 AM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — When Tracy Drier comes to Science Expeditions, the annual public open house held across the UW-Madison campus, he'll arrive with a wealth of scientific glassblowing knowledge and, of course, his Wisconsin FireWagon. The FireWagon is equipped with Drier's tools of the trade: a delicate...

Scientists to dig Jurassic site in Wyoming this summer

Mar. 26, 2019 6:15 PM EDT

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — They're calling it the "Jurassic Mile," where dinosaurs once chased prey through muck and some of the biggest creatures of 150 million years ago lumbered over a tropical flood plain. This summer, the Children's Museum of Indianapolis will coordinate a project that will bring over 100...