The Fossil Study Rock  and Living Fossil Trees   


   Dr. Steve Westrop video conference with the                      Roger Burkhalter helps setup the video
   third graders at Greenwood Elementary.                            conference for Sam Noble to Greenwood

Video Conferences

Dr. Steve Westrop, Curator of Invertebrate Paleontology - Sam Noble Museum -

Dr. Bryon Tapp, University of Tulsa, Associate Professor of Geosciences -

Jet Propulsion Lab., Pasadena,Calif.

Dr. Julie M. Chang Ph.D. Geologist IV - Okla. Geological Survey -

Roger Burkhalter, Sam Noble Museum  -

Dr. Molly Yunker, Education Outreach Coordinator - Oklahoma Geological Survey -

Dr. Nicholas Czaplewski, Curator Vertebrate Paleontology - Sam Noble Museum -

Dr. Cameron Siler, Curator of Herpology - Sam Noble Museum -

The above educators can help you with a video conferences. Darryl "Dusty" Rhoads and Sally Brasel will give a lecture to the students. The student will write the questions and a teacher forward the question to the above educators.


The Cherokee Rock Hound is on the trail of adventure. Sniffing out web sites and contacts for the Educators and Rock Hounds. Leading us to new exciting fines and information. 

For example:

Black Cat Mt. Trilobites


Association of Applied Paleontogical Sciences AAPS


University of Arkansas - Professor Van Brahana, Ph.D. Dept. of Geosciences


American Geological Institute


Science Museum of Oklahoma


Tulsa Geological Society


Fort Worth Museum of Natural History


Sam Noble Museum Of Natural History - Fossil Identification


 Kyle E. Murray, OGS Hydrogeologist

Colorado School of Mines Geology Museum

Oklahoma Department of Mines

The Ventures (Telstar/The Lonely Bull)

The Rocks is just more than Two Rocks for Study


Web Locations for Educational Resources

Geological Enterprise

Sam Noble Musuem of Natural History

The Elsing Museum

Cimarron Hestitage Center

University of Oklahoma Faculty Senate


Oklahoma Geological Survey

National Geographic

Geoscience News & Information

Arizona Night Skies by Grant Curtis

 Natural Delights Rock Shop

 Minerals in a Region

U S and Canadian Fossil Sites

 The Fossil Guy

 Colorado Springs Mineralogical Society

Museum of the Red River

 Timberlake Rose Rock Mueseum

Oklahoma on Pinterest

Rocks/Fossils that Hilda Brackin's Pinned

U.S. Geological Survey

 The Mineral & Gemstone Kingdom

Royal Tyrrell Museum

 The Virtual Fossil Museum

 The Oklahoma City Geological Foundation

Dinosaurs & MoreMeteorite, Minerals, Fossil Gallery

 Black Hills Instituteof Geological Research, Inc.

 NSU College of Mathematics, Science and Nursing


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