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  • <!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons above -->Happy 160th Birthday!!! Nikola Tesla July 10, 1856 – January 7, 1943 Nikola Tesla  had a fascinating childhood. The son of a Serbian Orthodox Priest and a mother, who came from […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

    Happy 160th Birthday Nikola Tesla!!

    Happy 160th Birthday!!! Nikola Tesla July 10, 1856 – January 7, 1943 Nikola Tesla  had a fascinating childhood. The son of a Serbian Orthodox Priest and a mother, who came from […]

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  • <!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons above -->Happy 4th of July!! We will be CLOSED on Monday, July 4! We will reopen at 8:30 on Tuesday, July 5 Have a fun and safe holiday!!<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

    Holiday Hours for the 4th of July!

    Happy 4th of July!! We will be CLOSED on Monday, July 4! We will reopen at 8:30 on Tuesday, July 5 Have a fun and safe holiday!!

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  • <!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons above -->It’s summer! The perfect time to learn about the engineering of the bicycle and we have a new exhibit highlighting bicycles and their engineering! Do you remember your first bike? And […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

    Engineering the Bike – New Exhibit!

    It’s summer! The perfect time to learn about the engineering of the bicycle and we have a new exhibit highlighting bicycles and their engineering! Do you remember your first bike? And […]

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  • <!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons above -->May 10, 1996 Twister© was released. The movie Twister,© which was filmed in and around Ames, Iowa, was nominated for 2 Oscars, 13 other awards and won a total of […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

    20th Anniversary of Twister!!

    May 10, 1996 Twister© was released. The movie Twister,© which was filmed in and around Ames, Iowa, was nominated for 2 Oscars, 13 other awards and won a total of […]

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  • <!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons above -->Hard to believe that it is already time for finals! We have added hours and free coffee to help you make it through! Extended hours: Sunday, May 8th: 2:00 p.m. […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

    Finals Week Hours and Free Coffee!!

    Hard to believe that it is already time for finals! We have added hours and free coffee to help you make it through! Extended hours: Sunday, May 8th: 2:00 p.m. […]

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  • <!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons above -->Happy Star Wars© Day! May the 4th Be With You! While you are having your Star Wars© movie marathon you might want to create your own Star Wars© Universe. After all, who doesn’t […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

    May The 4th Be With You!!

    Happy Star Wars© Day! May the 4th Be With You! While you are having your Star Wars© movie marathon you might want to create your own Star Wars© Universe. After all, who doesn’t […]

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  • <!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons above -->“Don’t know why there’s no sun up in the sky Stormy weather…” Written by Harold Arien & Ted Koehler, 1933 Severe weather has been much in the news lately. How […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

    Stormy Weather

    “Don’t know why there’s no sun up in the sky Stormy weather…” Written by Harold Arien & Ted Koehler, 1933 Severe weather has been much in the news lately. How […]

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  • <!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons above -->HAPPY EARTH DAY!! You’ve no doubt heard about all the ways to “green” your home – energy audits, the correct light bulbs for the particular purpose, programmable thermostats, etc., but […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

    Happy Earth Day!!

    HAPPY EARTH DAY!! You’ve no doubt heard about all the ways to “green” your home – energy audits, the correct light bulbs for the particular purpose, programmable thermostats, etc., but […]

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  • <!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons above -->April 10th through the 16th is National Library Week. The theme this year is “Libraries Transform!”   National Library Week is a national observance which is sponsored by the American […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

    It’s National Library Week!

    April 10th through the 16th is National Library Week. The theme this year is “Libraries Transform!”   National Library Week is a national observance which is sponsored by the American […]

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  • <!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons above -->Open Data From NOAA and Its Grantees April 21st, 2016 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Iowa Memorial Union, Illinois Room (348) Presented by Jeff de La Beaujardiere Sponsored by University of […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

    Data Management Presentation!

    Open Data From NOAA and Its Grantees April 21st, 2016 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Iowa Memorial Union, Illinois Room (348) Presented by Jeff de La Beaujardiere Sponsored by University of […]

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