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2020 Highlights

Stay tuned for details on Paleopalooza 2021!

Plug in to the world of dinosaurs and other ancient creatures with a week of digital Devonian discoveries and computerized Cretaceous content! From Saturday, October 17 to Sunday, October 25, join us on Zoom and Facebook to celebrate all things paleo, from inverts encased in amber to the modern cousins of ice age animals. Download new dinosaur activities and watch exclusive videos, tune in to talk with real scientists, learn about fossils from all over the world and see specimens from the Academy’s behind-the-scenes collections. Most digital activities are free; Zoom programs require free registration but may be limited in the number of attendees.

Digital Downloads and Videos

Want even more great Paleopalooza content to enjoy on your own time? Check out brand-new Science from Home activity sheets featuring experiments, crafts and science explorations you can do right from home. Enjoy a virtual tour of our awesome ammonites and a video of paleo art techniques. And don’t forget to engage with us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. We want to hear all about the dinos you love! @acadnatsci

Science From Home Activity Sheets


Virtual Tour Videos

Vertebrate Paleontology: Fossils of Pennsylvania