MAGNET-RELATED Webinars

To help you take advantage of online opportunities to build your professional knowledge, the MSAP Center offers this list of webinars. To learn more, click on the link at the end of a description to go to the sponsoring organization’s website.

Smithsonian Science How Video Webcast: Volcanoes with Geologist Ben Andrews

Organization: Smithsonian Museum of Natural History
Date: December 14, 2017
Time: 11:00–11:30 PM & 2:00–2:30 PM EASTERN
Registration: Individual registration is required to participate in this webinar
Description: Participate in this interactive video webcast to learn about what happens during a volcanic eruption. Learn More Learn More

Smithsonian Science How: Text Chat with Fossil Preparator Michelle Pinsdorf about Her Job Preparing Fossils for Study and Display

Organization: Smithsonian Museum of Natural History
Date: January 18, 2018
Time: 11:00–11:30 PM & 2:00–2:30 PM EASTERN
Registration: Individual registration is required to participate in this webinar
Description: Participate in a live text chat with Michelle Pinsdorf to learn about how she carefully preserves fossils to maintain their value far into the future. Learn More

Smithsonian Science How Video Webcast: Fossil Insects with Paleobiologist Conrad Labandeira

Organization: Smithsonian Museum of Natural History
Date: February 8, 2018
Time: 11:00–11:30 PM & 2:00–2:30 PM EASTERN
Registration: Individual registration is required to participate in this webinar
Description: Participate in this interactive video webcast to learn how Smithsonian scientist Conrad Labandeira uses forensic techniques to study fossil insects and plants to understand ancient ecosystems. Learn More