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The Badlands Natures' Time Capsule

The Badlands Nature’s Time Capsule

The Badlands of South Dakota are a masterpiece created by the elements: sculpted from the earth by water and wind.

The Badlands: Nature's Time Capsule examines:

  • Geological "artforms" 75 million years in the making.
  • The inhabitants who have called the area home.
  • Modern-day preservation efforts.


Major Funding provided by

Golden West Telecommunications and Friends of SDPB Endowment

Additional Funding Provided By: Wall Badlands Area Chamber of Commerce; Grossenburg Implement of Winner, Pierre & Philip, SD; South Dakota School of Mines & Technology; South Dakota Department of Tourism

Thanks to:
Badlands National Park
The Museum of Geology on the campus of South Dakota School of Mines and Technology