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Galileo’s World Reprise

The Galileo’s World book lists and “Galleries at a Glance” have been moved to the new oulynx.org site! We have converted oulynx.org from a simple WordPress blog to a drupal site hosted by Reclaim Hosting. oulynx.org Galileo’s World at a … Continue reading

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Coloring party, with sneak peak at the new Sky at Night gallery

Saturday morning, Aug 20, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Details at the Galileo’s World meetup group.

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Digital changes

Where is your images terms of use statement? What has happened to your online galleries? And the online exhibits you once had? Where is the blog of the History of Science Collections? What will happen to the resources that were … Continue reading

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Galileo’s World report

David Davis and I recently wrote three short, one-page reports about Galileo’s World. The separate reports, each reproduced below, focus on Exhibit design, technology, and educational outreach. Perhaps these brief reports are of general interest, either independently or all together. … Continue reading

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Visit Logistics

Emergency | Weather Emergency: dial 911 on or off campus (police, fire, ambulance) Security/emergency red phone booths and blue kiosks are available all over campus. OU Police: 325-1717 OUPD Tornado Information Sheet: http://www.ou.edu/oupd/tornado.htm Weather forecasts for Norman from the National … Continue reading

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Area attractions

For visiting scholars and others who are new to the area: Explore opportunities outside the OU History of Science Collections by clicking links for the following sites. ( * = top 10) University of Oklahoma University of Oklahoma home page … Continue reading

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Galleries at a Glance

The Galileo’s World book lists and “Galleries at a Glance” have been moved to the new oulynx.org site! We have converted oulynx.org from a simple WordPress blog to a drupal site hosted by Reclaim Hosting. oulynx.org Galileo’s World at a … Continue reading

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Galileo’s World update

Book lists index March signals the arrival of some significant milestones for the Galileo’s World exhibition. In January and February, we completed the last four installations, with new galleries at the Bird Library, the Sam Noble Museum, the Fred Jones … Continue reading

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Galileo’s World OU Speakers Series

Free public presentations at 7 p.m. on the 2nd Thursdays each month, each followed by a public skywatch on the Sam Noble Museum lawn hosted by the Lunar Sooners and Astronomy Prof. Muk Kilic. This OU Speakers Series features faculty … Continue reading

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Galileo’s World spring 2016 events

Hold the date: Changing of exhibits: Dec 17: OU-Tulsa exhibit closes: “The Scientific Revolution” (Schusterman Library). Jan 4: Sam Noble exhibit opens: “First Folio! The Book that Gave Us Shakespeare.” Jan 17: Sam Noble exhibit closes: “The Academy of the … Continue reading

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