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marble architecture power. A construction material with a history

Marble has always stood for power and elevated status. The latest story on Explora traces how marble and other decorative stone were used in architecture in different eras.

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Window into the geological history

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Calcit

About 2500 fossils, rocks minerals in 2D or 3D can be searched online in the image catalogue E-Pics of the Earth Science Collections.

E-Pics Earth Science Collections

Collections database

Ant in amber, Baltic States
Ant in amber, Baltic States

A comprehensive part of the objects of the Geological and Palaeontological Collection was recorded digitally and can be searched online.

Database of the Geological and Palaeontological Collection (German)

Upcoming events

focusTerra conducts, in co-operation with the Earth Science Collections guided tours and workshops.

24 July 2017, Course

Pro Juventute Ferienplausch - Kleine Bildhauerin / kleiner Bildhauer

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25 July 2017, Course

Pro Juventute Ferienplausch - Kleine Bildhauerin / kleiner Bildhauer

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6 August 2017, Guided tour

Geologie der Alpen - Öffentliche Sonntagsführung

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20 August 2017, Guided tour

Die Erde von oben - Öffentliche Sonntagsführung

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6 September 2017, Internal

Gesteine bestimmen

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17 September 2017, Guided tour

Die Erde von oben - Öffentliche Sonntagsführung

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