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30 Years of the Web in Earth Sciences at Carleton University


In 1996, Tim Patterson began giving students the option of contributing to an online museum instead of writing a term paper. At the time the idea was considered innovative enough to merit an article in the New York Times.

Two and a half decades later, there are nearly two billion websites, including an archived version of the Hooper Museum.

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