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Photo: Cathy Morris/Burke Museum
Photo: Cathy Morris/Burke Museum

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The New Burke Grand Opening is coming October 12–14

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March 22, 2018

Visiting researcher Dr. Robert Bossenecker recently discovered a new species of prehistoric seal in the Burke’s paleontology collection.

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January 30, 2018

The “Pocket Bats!” outreach program uses augmented reality to allow people to hold replicas of bat skulls in the palm of their hand.

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January 4, 2018

Tribal leaders offered a cedar brushing ceremony to acknowledge the commitment of the Burke community during the move.

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December 20, 2017

Archaeologist Chris Yamamoto visits the Burke to view artifacts found in the Japanese Gulch.

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December 4, 2017

Visiting researcher Tyson Simmons teamed up with the Bill Holm Center to host a tool-making workshop.

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December 4, 2017

Hands-on basketry workshop to share object-handling knowledge across communities.

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November 30, 2017

Visiting researcher Sara ElShafie looks at the effects of climate change on prehistoric reptiles.

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November 27, 2017

The Burke’s Paleontology team ventured to the Petrified Forest and found specimens that can answer questions about the Late Triassic period.

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November 27, 2017

Burke researchers learn more about the Burke’s Balinese “jukung” outrigger canoe.

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