Louw, M., Ansari, A., Bartley, C., Sanford, C. (2013) Stories in the Rock: A Design Case for an Explorable Image Viewer in MuseumsInternational Journal of Designs for Learning, 4(2) 56-71.
Louw, M. and Crowley, K. (2013) New Ways of Looking and Learning in Natural History Museums: The Use of Gigapixel Imaging to Bring Science and Publics Together. Curator: The Museum Journal, 56(1): 87–104. doi: 10.1111/cura.12009
Ansari, A., Louw, M., Bartley, C., Nourbakhsh, I. (2013, April) Exploring Gigapixel Technology for Science Communication and Learning in Museum Settings.  In N. Proctor and R. Cherry (eds.). Museums and the Web 2013 Proceedings. Toronto: Archives & Museum Informatics.


Sanford, C. (2014) Gigapixel Image Environments for Science Communication & Learning: Stories in the Rock Summative Evaluation Report. Submitted by Rockman et al. 


2014 NARST Annual International Conference "Utilizing Gigapixel Image Technology for Science Communication and Observational Skills Development in a Museum Setting." Pittsburgh, PA. <slide deck link>
2013 HCI + ISE Conference. Project Demonstration. Albequrque, NM

All Staff Brown Bag Lunch, Stories in the Rock Project Presentation, Carnegie Museum of Natural History.  <slide deck link>
2012 State of the Mon Research Summit Poster Presentation, Carnegie Mellon University.  <poster link>
2012 Jackson Hole Wild Life Symposium Innovative Museum Media Panel, Denver Natural History Museum. <slide deck link>
Multi-state Marcellus Shale Research Conference, Poster Presentation, Pittsburgh, PA. <poster link>
2012 NSF ISE Program PI Meeting, Poster Presentation, Washington D.C.  <poster link>


Taxonomic ID Viewer
Aquatic Field Collection
Explorable Image Viewer 

Stories in the Rock Interactive Exhibit


Carnegie Research in the Desert. Carnegie Museum Magazine. Summer 2013
In Search of the Arabian Horse. Carnegie Museum Magazine. Winter 2010
Frankel, F. Panning for Science. Science (2010)  Vol. 330 no. 6005 pp. 748-749