Monthly Archives: June 2012

Team Martinez visits the Field Museum in Chicago (2012)

          “Sue” is the nickname given to FMNH PR 2081, which is the largest, most extensive and best preserved Tyrannosauras rex specimen ever found.           Lucy was discovered in 1974 in Ethiopia. Lucy is estimated to have lived 3.2 million … Continue reading

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Team Martinez Visits the Windy City of Chicago (2012)

                                                 Willis Tower (formerly Sears)       

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Team Martinez visits the Shedd Aquarium in Chicago (2012)

             

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Team Martinez visits the Museum of Science and Industry in Chicago (2012)

                         

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Team Martinez visits the Brookfield Zoo in Chicago (2012)

                     

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They Missed the Boat (Titanic) Smithsonian Magazine Article

They Missed the Boat by Greg Daugherty (Smithsonian Magazine, March 2012) The sinking of the Titanic claimed some 1,500 lives, among them a  gallery of early 20th-century A-list celebrities. Captains of industry John  Jacob Astor IV and Benjamin Guggenheim both … Continue reading

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