Science at The Field

Science Newsflash

They are the “Mona Lisas” of meteorites – out of over 50,000 known meteorites, only 101 of them are fossilized, and four of them are now on display at The Field Museum. The meteorites, which fell to Earth nearly 500 million years ago, are typically found in one location – a limestone quarry in southern Sweden. Learn more about this discovery in our latest Science Newsflash on display in Stanley Field Hall.


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Events at The Field

Hot Mix Dance Party

On Saturday, November 29, join SUE the T. rex and some of the hottest mixers from across the country for a night of Ol' School House Parties at The Field Museum. Learn about the history of House Music that originated in Chicago while experiencing some of The Field's exhibitions. Featuring house music legends Scott "Smokin" Silz from the Hot Mix 5, The Chosen Few's Alan King, Gene Hunt, and DJ Alicia, and V103's Maurice "Ice" Culpepper.


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