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These collections cover a broad range of topics and derive from research of faculty, research scientists, and students.

Complementing those collections are private donations to the University.

 

barringer quartz
Barringer quartz

Learn more about Barringer's Hill and this unusual quartz.

 

Frequently used abbreviations: NPL  Non-vertebrate Paleontology Laboratory | TNSC Texas Natural Science Center | UTDGS Department of Geological Sciences | BEG  Bureau of Economic Geology | VPL Vertebrate Paleontology Laboratory | JSG  Jackson School of Geosciences | SUPPORT | VOLUNTEER | GLOSSARY


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