Topic: John A. and Katherine G. Jackson School of Geosciences

Extinct Species of Pig-Snouted Turtle Unearthed in Utah

Oct. 21, 2015
Arvinachelys goldeni

Researchers have discovered a species of extinct pig-nose turtle that lived alongside dinosaurs and fills a gap in understanding the evolution of turtles.

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Geologist Shares Experiences on Simulated Moon Missions

Oct. 26, 2011

Event: Astronauts, Robots and Rocks: Preparing for Geological Planetary Exploration.

When: Thursday Oct. 27, all-ages science festival (5:306:45 p.m.), Lecture (7:00-8:00 p.m.)

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Biography: John A. Jackson

March 1, 2002

John A. (Jack) Jackson was born in 1913 in Lufkin, Texas. He lost his father when he was 3 years old, after which he and his mother moved to Dallas.

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