Explore Exhibits

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Explore some of our exhibits online including a biodiversity display with more than 520 objects from across our research divisions, an exhibit with a variety of mammal skulls and our traveling mobile museum program.  The biodiversity, mammals and mobile museum exhibit explorations have activity PDFs and images to explore from home. 

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EXPLORING BIODIVERSITY
Our Exploring Biodiversity exhibit displays over 520 specimens. Try our online scavenger hunt or learn about endangered species.

DEEP-SCATTERING LAYER
Explore the daily migration pattern of ocean animals that move up and down to feed each day. View specimens on display and watch a video about the KU-led expedition.

EXPLORE MAMMAL SKULLS
Our exhibit of mammal skulls features 48 specimens. Explore our guides and exhibit photos to learn about anatomy, diet and more.

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MOBILE MUSEUM
Explore a few of the collections and activities we bring to communities across Kansas. Get moving while learning about microbes and fossils.