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TODAY MARKS CHARLES DARWIN'S

210TH BIRTHDAY.

THE SCIENTIST'S RESEARCH LAID

THE FOUNDATION

TO THE UNDERSTANDING OF LIFE ON

EARTH..

THE GRAY FOSSIL SITE IS

CELEBRATING DARWIN'S

BIRTHDAY-- PARTNERING WITH

SEVERAL ORGANIZATIONS

TO SHARE WITH VISITORS BOTH

PREHISTORIC AND MODERN BIOLOGY.

VISITORS COULD MAKE THEIR OWN

FOSSIL MOLDS-- LEARN

MORE ABOUT CHARLES DARWIN'S

RESEARCH-- AND

SEE LIVE ANIMALS.

PARTNERS FOR THE DAY'S EVENT

INCLUDED E-T-S-U STUDENTS AND

FACULTY, BAYS MOUNTAIN PARK, AND

THE HANDS ON DISCOVERY

CENTER.

CHRIS WIDGA, HEAD CURATOR GRAY

FOSSIL SITE

"DARWIN DAY IS A TIME WHERE WE

BRING IN NATURAL HISTORIANS AND

NATURAL COLLECTIONS FROM ALL

OVER THE REGION.

WE BRING IN BEETLE COLLECTIONS,

WE BRING IN FOSSIL

COLLECTIONS.

THERE'S ALL KINDS OF COOL THINGS

OUT HERE THAT JUST BASICALLY

CELEBRATES NATURAL HISTORY.

DARWIN'S STUDIES HELPED FORM THE

FOUNDATION OF

MODERN BIOLOGY AND PALEONTOLOGY.

EMPLOYEES WITH THE GRAY FOSSIL

SITE SAY THIS IS THEIR MOST

POPULAR ANNUAL EVENT.

CHOCOLATE LOVERS ACROSS THE

TRI-CITIES SPENT THEIR

AFTERNOON IN HISTORIC

JONESBOROUGH FOR A VALENTINE'S

DAY TRADITION...

EVEN THOUGH WE'RE STILL ABOUT A

WEEK FROM THE

The Description of Darwin Day at Gray Fossil Site