natural disaster http://kuer.org en New Natural History Museum Exhibit Gives a Look Into the Eye of the Storm http://kuer.org/post/new-natural-history-museum-exhibit-gives-look-eye-storm <p>The Natural History Museum of Utah is opening a new exhibit that examines how some of the Earth’s most dangerous natural disasters happen.</p><p>At one of the several hands-on learning experiences at the new Nature Unleashed exhibit, a group of 4th graders from Rose Creek Elementary School learn about what happens to buildings built on sandy soil during an earthquake. Lisa Thompson, the manager of public programs, says she hopes hands on experiences like this one help people make an emotional connection with the powerful natural events that help shape the Earth.</p> Thu, 23 May 2013 20:38:36 +0000 Brian Grimmett 29751 at http://kuer.org New Natural History Museum Exhibit Gives a Look Into the Eye of the Storm