300 Seconds of Science
At the New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science, you can learn about everything from paleontology to technology, space science to biology. Join our Research and Collections staff for 300 Seconds of Science, a weekly spot from the Museum, on Good Day New Mexico, Mondays at 11am on KOB-TV, Channel 4.
This week: Why Isn't Pluto Considered a Planet?
with Assistant Planetarium Manager Simone Seagle
Previous 300 Seconds of Science segments:
Justin Spielmann of the New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science shows off some of the cool things you can see at the museum.
Geoscience Collections Manager Justin Spielmann introduces us to 205 million-year-old Coelophysis, the official state fossil, found at Ghost Ranch.
Ayesha Burdett, Bioscience Curator at the New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science, talks about why you can find more than 300 species of butterflies across New Mexico.
Bioscience Curator Ayesha Burdett shows off the specimens in the Bioscience Collection and how they are used by scientists.
Chief Preparator Larry Rinehart talks about the prep lab where dinosaur fossils are removed from rock.
Theresa Nelson shows us some of 125 authentic artifacts on display at Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition.
Simone Seagle talks about estimating just how many stars there are in the universe.