14 10, 2020

Mace Brown Museum of Natural History Aims to Increase Visibility

By |2020-10-26T09:49:56-04:00October 14, 2020|All News, Campus Life|Comments Off on Mace Brown Museum of Natural History Aims to Increase Visibility

A Triceratops and "Scotty" the Tyrannosaurus, as well as a new online tour, are the latest additions to the Mace Brown Museum of Natural History.

9 07, 2020

Ancient Dolphin Skeleton Advances Research of Species’ Evolution

By |2020-07-28T14:15:29-04:00July 9, 2020|Academics, All News|Comments Off on Ancient Dolphin Skeleton Advances Research of Species’ Evolution

The well-preserved 24-million-year-old dolphin skeleton at the College of Charleston's Mace Brown Museum of Natural History is helping to answer questions about the evolution of early branching dolphins.

30 07, 2019

CofC Researcher Says Sex Appeal Made Some Dinosaurs Fly

By |2020-02-25T12:56:10-05:00July 30, 2019|Academics, Campus Life|Comments Off on CofC Researcher Says Sex Appeal Made Some Dinosaurs Fly

Scott Persons, curator for the Mace Brown Museum of Natural History, says his new research shows that between insulation and flight, dinosaur feathers had a third function: sexual display. 

26 07, 2019

CofC Researcher Appears on Discovery Channel’s Shark Week

By |2020-02-25T12:56:11-05:00July 26, 2019|Academics|Comments Off on CofC Researcher Appears on Discovery Channel’s Shark Week

CofC paleontologist Robert Boessenecker will appear in the Discovery Channel Shark Week program "Expedition Unknown: Megalodon" on July 28, 2019.

30 05, 2019

Elementary School Students Tour CofC as Part of ‘Kindergarten College’

By |2020-02-25T12:56:18-05:00May 30, 2019|Campus Life|Comments Off on Elementary School Students Tour CofC as Part of ‘Kindergarten College’

This spring the College gave 50 kindergartners from Sanders-Clyde Elementary School a taste of college life with “Kindergarten College.”