Contributor’s Name (Your Name): Becca Prosino

Culmination of a “Connections” cycle on evolution, the geologic timeline and the tree of life, with a cosmic education spin. Students walk the geologic timeline in the Hall of Paleontology at Houston Museum of Natural Science, then experience the Tree of Life for themselves at the Houston Zoo. Seminar is on the Anthropocene and our place in the Universe.

Theme: Evolution/ Connections

Geared toward ages: 12 and up

    Kick off: Tree of Life
    Seminar Title: The Anthropocene

Discussion Topics: Cosmic Task, Evolution, Human Impact on the Environment

Group Initiative: Connections Letter on special paper

Project: Geologic Timeline

Outside Opportunity: HMNS, Houston Zoo