Titanoboa slithered into the University of Nebraska State Museum at Morrill Hall on Feb. 20 -- well, a replica of the ancient snake did, anyway, to be assembled in advance of the exhibit's weekend opening.
The University of Nebraska State Museum's next Sunday with a Scientist program will explore snakes of the past and present. The program is 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. Feb. 23 at Morrill Hall.
Slithering in at 48 feet long, a realistic replica of Titanoboa, the world's largest snake, will be on exhibit Feb. 22 through Labor Day at the University of Nebraska State Museum in Morrill Hall. The monster reptile was discovered by a team of scientists that included UNL's Jason Head.