museum http://kvpr.org en Bakersfield Shines In Shark Week Spotlight http://kvpr.org/post/bakersfield-shines-shark-week-spotlight-4 <p>Bakersfield&#39;s Shark Tooth Hill is known by paleontologists worldwide for its impressive collection of fossilized remains from around 13 million years ago. Earlier this year, one particular fossil, a tooth from a pre-historic shark known as the Megalodon, captured the attention of the producers of the Discovery Channel&#39;s Shark Week.</p><p>Koral Hancharick of Bakersfield&#39;s&nbsp;<a href="http://www.sharktoothhill.org/">Buena Vista Museum of Natural History</a>&nbsp;says that the ancient creature would make today&#39;s great white shark look quite small in comparison.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 14 Aug 2012 00:28:41 +0000 Joe Moore 2210 at http://kvpr.org Bakersfield Shines In Shark Week Spotlight On Valley Edition: Holiday Crime; Imagine U Children's Museum http://kvpr.org/post/valley-edition-holiday-crime-imagine-u-childrens-museum <p>This week on Valley Edition, we look at the dangers of crime this holiday season, talk about how holiday shopping is boosting the sales of local Valley merchants, and profile the ImagineU Children&#39;s Museum in Visalia.&nbsp;<br /><br /><strong>Valley Edition for December 20, 2011:<br /><br />Segment I: Holiday Crime</strong> Tue, 20 Dec 2011 23:25:12 +0000 Juanita Stevenson 1165 at http://kvpr.org