Prof. Loren Babcock demonstrates mineral and gemstone identification at COSI's 2020 Science Festival

April 29, 2020

Prof. Loren Babcock demonstrates mineral and gemstone identification at COSI's 2020 Science Festival

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The Orton Geological Museum participated in COSI's 2020 Science Festival Celebration (Digital), May 9, 2020. This year, COSI's Science Festival went digital, and the Orton Museum hosted a demonstration of techniques used for gem and mineral identification. In addition, the Orton Museum posted other interesting Earth science experiments that you can do at home. 

If you missed the live demonstration, you can view the talk here: COSI%20SciFest%20Identifying%20Minerals%20and%20Gemstones.mp4?dl=0.

Come join us next year for another day of excitement and discovery!