Morrill Hall will be closed from October 2, 2023 through mid-January 2024.
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Nebraska's Brett Ratcliffe has made a career of exploring darkened rainforests and expansive museum collections to discover new insect species - particularly those related to colorful scarab beetles.

"Project Oreodont" is a multi-year project launched in 2016 to accommodate the growing volunteer base in the Vertebrate Paleontology Preparation Lab.