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Learn About Meteorites at Penn Dixie – February 26, 2015

Meteorites Talk at Penn Dixie on February 26 at 7pm. Presentation by Scott McKenzie of Mercyhurst College, Erie, Pa. What are they, where do they come from, see actual meteorites. Held at Gateway Executive Office, 3556 Lake Shore Road in Blasdell.

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BGS Meeting – February 6, 2015 – Fossils of Caleb’s Quarry- Buffalo, NY

Buffalo Geological Society Meeting on February 6 at 7:30pm will feature Paul Chinnici and Kent Smith discussing the Fossils of Caleb’s Quarry. FREE.

Meetings are held at Parkside Lutheran Church at Depew and Wallace Streets in Buffalo.

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Digging Dinosaurs- February 12, 2015- East Aurora Library, NY

Digging Dinosaurs is for children 4-8 on February 12 at 3:45pm at the East Aurora Library when kids play paleontologists as they examine fossilized teeth, horns and claws of various dinosaurs and venture into prehistoric times. FREE. Please call to register at 652-4440. 550 Main Street, East Aurora

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Barry DiGregorio – Rock Varnish on Earth and Mars – November 7, 2014

Barry DiGregorio who is an astrobiologist will speak on microbial activity in the soil of Mars, life on Mars. From 2000 to 2009 Barry was a Research Associate for the Caridff Centre for Astrobiology in Wales. He has written two books, Mars The Living Planet and The Microbes of Mars in 2011.