WHAT ON EARTH

A collection of earth sciences education and activities for all ages

Share Your Rock

We invite young rockhounds to share a picture of their rock adventures with us. Take a photo with your rock or mineral from the Rice NW Museum of Rocks and Minerals and tag us on Facebook #RiceNWMuseum. We would love to see your rockhounding adventures!

VIDEO ACTIVITIES & LESSONS

Meteorite Exhibit

Presented by Garret Romaine
Video by Dylan Vosti

Fossil Gallery

Presented by Garret Romaine  
Video by Dylan Vosti

Gregg Carr Crinoid Talk

Video by Garret Romaine

Rock Cycle

Presented by Dylan Vosti
Video by Garret Romaine

Agate Gallery

Presented by Garret Romaine
Video by Dylan Vosti

Harvey Lapidary Gallery

Presented by Garret Romaine
Video by Dylan Vosti

Founders Case

Presented by Garret Romaine
Video by Dylan Vosti

Rainbow Gallery

Presented by Garret Romaine
Video by Dylan Vosti

Murphy Gallery

Presented by Garret Romaine
Video by Dylan Vosti

Gregg Carr’s Thalattosaur Prep Discussion

Video by Garret Romaine

Northwest Gallery

Presented by Garret Romaine
Video by Dylan Vosti

Minerals and Industry Gallery

Presented by Garret Romaine
Video by Dylan Vosti

Rock Painting

Created by Self-Sufficient Mama

Popsicle Fossils Lab

Created by Lara O’Dwyer-Brown 

Bottle Cap Lab

Created by Lara O’Dwyer-Brown 

Chocolate Rock Cycle

Created by Garret Romaine 

Geology of  Willamette Falls

Created by Garret Romaine 

Columbian Emeralds Talk

Created by Garret Romaine 

Many Birthdays Lab

Created by Garret Romaine to explore the age of the Earth

Fossils

With permission from Paleo Joe

Liberty Gold

Nick Zantner with Rob Repin

Trace Fossils

Created by Lara O’Dwyer-Brown 

Meteorite Talk

Created by Garret Romaine

Additional Resources

We work with a variety of organizations and companies to provide better service and information to our museum visitors, members and students. In addition to the many local rock clubs and associations, here is a list of the organizations and companies that help us achieve our goals.

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