Category Archives: Educational Resources

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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OU Lynx

Announcing a new collaboration for exhibit-based learning between the History of Science Collections and K12 educators: The OU Academy of the Lynx. Check out the oulynx.org blog, follow oulynx tweets, join the Galileo-L listserv, and explore the OU Lynx Educator … Continue reading

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“From the Vault” video resources

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tf9nXsOMjks&w=560&h=315] A series of “From the vault” videos is now available on OU’s Janux platform and at the Janux site on YouTube. These short videos, filmed on location by NextThought in the OU History of Science Collections, show rare … Continue reading

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Janux

On Monday morning Janux, OU’s new digital course platform, launches with the following courses, all of which offer free public enrollment: Native Peoples of Oklahoma Practical Importance of Human Evolution Chemistry of Beer Understanding and Detecting Deception Power and Elegance … Continue reading

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Boldly explore

Camille Flammarion, L’Atmosphere: Météorologie Populaire (Paris, 1888), p. 163. Colorized by Susanna J. Magruder. Courtesy History of Science Collections, University of Oklahoma Libraries. Download: jpg | tiff More than a decade ago, in 1996, I prepared a small website telling … Continue reading

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