Linda Hall Library http://kcur.org en Examining 100 Years Of The Panama Canal http://kcur.org/post/examining-100-years-panama-canal <p></p><p>You’ve heard of the man, his plan and that canal: Panama. Well, it’s been 100 years since its construction, and the waterway is getting a facelift.</p><p>On Monday's <a href="http://kcur.org/programs/date"><em>Up to Date</em></a>, we talk about a new local exhibit that explores that century of innovation.</p><p><strong>Guest:</strong></p><ul><li><strong>Alberto Aleman Zubieta, </strong>former CEO of the Panama Canal Authority</li><li><strong>Lisa Browar,</strong> president of the Linda Hall Library</li></ul> Mon, 31 Mar 2014 16:12:14 +0000 Steve Kraske & Beth Lipoff 53454 at http://kcur.org Examining 100 Years Of The Panama Canal Early Man And Mammoths: Linda Hall Exhibit Shows Human History http://kcur.org/post/early-man-and-mammoths-linda-hall-exhibit-shows-human-history <p>In the early 19th century, it was commonly believed that humans were a relatively new species, existing for only about 6,000 years. However, the discovery of human remains alongside stone tools and extinct animals began to change some minds in the scientific community in the 1840s, leading to the now-commonly accepted belief in human antiquity.</p> Thu, 21 Jun 2012 17:45:49 +0000 Charlie Upchurch 19463 at http://kcur.org Early Man And Mammoths: Linda Hall Exhibit Shows Human History