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Supporting Scientific Research & Exploration in the Lake Turkana Basin of Northern Kenya
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PERFORMING GEOLOGIC AUTOPSIES AND MORE

February 18th, 2018|Comments Off on PERFORMING GEOLOGIC AUTOPSIES AND MORE

  In the last week, we have been delving deeper into the geology of the Turkana Basin. This included seeking to understand how stratigraphic units [...]

Reading the Rocks in the Cradle of Humanity

February 13th, 2018|Comments Off on Reading the Rocks in the Cradle of Humanity

Our Geology module with Dr. Craig Feibel and Dr. Robert Raynolds continues at the TBI campus! Dr. Feibel started off the week with an introduction [...]

A Journey through Time in Sediments

February 9th, 2018|Comments Off on A Journey through Time in Sediments

Photo: Deming Yang The ecology module has ended. The next module, Geology, has started. Dr Craig Feibel and Dr. Bob Raynolds  are the [...]

Adjusting to the Heat

February 4th, 2018|Comments Off on Adjusting to the Heat

Since their arrival at TBI-Ileret, students have continued to expand their understanding of ecological research methods. Here, they have also been introduced to new TAs, [...]

The Ecology Course Begins at the Mpala Research Center!

February 1st, 2018|Comments Off on The Ecology Course Begins at the Mpala Research Center!

The field school students have had a very busy week at the Mpala Research Center.  The center is a hub for scientific research on East [...]

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