On Shaky Ground: How the Seismograph Changed Oil Exploration (Anita B Gorman Discovery Center)

On Shaky Ground: How the Seismograph Changed Oil Exploration      (Anita B Gorman Discovery Center)
January 16 · Tuesday · 6–7:30 PM
Walk-in (all ages) As Americans continue to debate the present and future of the oil industry, their discussions can be informed by knowledge of its past. This presentation will examine the advent of the seismograph and its role in changing the scale and scope of oil exploration worldwide. The seismograph's 100-year history is one of rapidly evolving technology and competing interests in science and industry. This program presented in partnership with the Missouri Humanities Council. A reception will be held at 6 p.m. with the program starting at 6:30 p.m.


Additional Events At the Anita B Gorman Center in January

SeedSavers–Kansas City Annual Seed Exchange      (Anita B Gorman Discovery Center)
January 20 · Saturday · 11 AM–1 PM
Walk-in (all ages) Please bring seeds in individually labeled envelopes to trade with other gardeners. You may share seeds, bulbs, tubers, and more. Visit http://www.seedsavers-kc.org for additional information.

Whooo Knows? Whooo Hoots?      (Anita B Gorman Discovery Center)
January 20 · Saturday · 10 AM–2:30 PM
Walk-in (all ages) Owls are some of the most fascinating forest animals we can experience in Missouri! Discover the mysteries of these regal birds through hands-on activities and special live animal guests from Lakeside Nature Center throughout the day. It'll be a hoot!

Tuesday, 16 January, 2018



Anita B. Gorman Conservation Discovery Center
4750 Troost Ave.
Kansas City, MO 64110

Phone: 816-759-7300
Website: Click to Visit

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