February 19th, 2017|Comments Off on How muddy business turns into discoveries
In our last episode of geologic endeavor, students learned about the two dominating sedimentary systems of the Turkana Basin: the river system and the lake [...]
February 17th, 2017|Comments Off on A Window Into The Rocks
Our first module came to an end, which unfortunately meant it was time to say goodbye to Dino and his adorable field assistant Barabara. Ecology has [...]
February 5th, 2017|Comments Off on Our New Home, Ileret.
We are now in Ileret, which is on the east side of Lake Turkana. We will be here for 7 weeks of the field school! [...]
February 1st, 2017|Comments Off on Cheetahs and Rhinos and Dogs, Oh My!
During our last few days at Mpala, the students were immersed in the unique wild life and vegetation of Laikipia. Professor Dino Martins, director of [...]
Sharpening our knowledge of prehistory on East Africa’s bone harpoons
The expedition into magical Turkana