Stories of American Indian Code Talkers Revealed in Smithsonian Traveling Exhibition

“My language was my weapon.”

—David Patterson (Navajo), 4th Div., U.S. Marine Corps.

When the United States issued the call to arms in World Wars I and II, American Indians answered as warriors. Some men discovered that words—in their Native …

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Replica of world’s largest snake at ISU

Article Courtesy of Idaho State Journal Posted March 18, 2016 Slithering in at 48 feet long and weighing an estimated one-and-a-half tons, a realistic replica of Titanoboa, the world’s largest snake, opened at …

Idaho State University Researchers Solve Mysteries of Ancient “Shark” w/ Spiral-Toothed Jaw; Results Published in Royal Society’s Journal Biology Letters

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February 27, 2013

Helicoprion Tooth Whorl Render.

Helicoprion Tooth Whorl Render.

Using CAT scans and making 3-D virtual reconstructions of the jaws of the ancient fish Helicoprion, Idaho State University researchers have solved some of the mysteries surrounding large spiral fossils of …