Dr. Bill Bryant to Discuss Earth's Geological History at Bush Library and Museum Issues Forum

Mar 10, 2014, 18:12 ET from George Bush Presidential Library and Museum

COLLEGE STATION, Texas, March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Geology Professor Dr. Bill Bryant will provide a look back into the geological history of our planet at a free issues forum March 27 at the George Bush Presidential Library and Museum at Texas A&M University.

Bryant's talk will focus on how changes in Earth's surface created oceans and land masses. This journey through time will help explain some of the very unique geological features that exist today in the Gulf of Mexico, making it one of the largest petroleum reserves on Earth.

Bryant's presentation is in preparation for our new exhibit, "Offshore Drilling: The Promise of Discovery" on display March 31, 2014 through Feb. 1, 2015 at the Bush Library and Museum. For more information about the exhibit go to bushlibrary.tamu.edu/offshore. 

A free reception will follow the event. Through a generous sponsorship from AT&T the event is offered free of charge, but reservations are strongly recommended. Register online at bushlibrary.eventbrite.com, or for more information call (979) 691-4014.

Located on the campus of Texas A&M University – a premier public Tier 1 research university home to more than 50,000 students – the George Bush Presidential Library and Museum is part of the National Archives and Records Administration's Presidential Libraries system. For more information go to bushlibrary.tamu.edu.

Media contact:
Will King
Marketing and Communications Director
George Bush Presidential Library and Museum
(979) 691-4069  |  will.king@nara.gov

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