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Science in St. Louis: Insect Songs to Arachnid Mating Rituals

Date/Time
Jul 20
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Location
St. Louis County Library – Cliff Cave Branch

Event Description

Featured Speaker: Kasey Fowler-Finn, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Biology, and Director, FowlerFinn Lab, Evolutionary Ecology of Arthropods, Saint Louis University.

Dive into the depths of the undergrowth, where insects literally buzz with excitement and arachnids perform wild mating dances. Learn through stories of scientific discovery how these creatures converse with vibrations and touch. Through interactive, hands on activities with the Fowler-Finn Lab, get up close and personal with the creatures that teach us so much about our world!

There will be refreshments, attendance prizes (including a Kindle Fire, tickets to area attractions and t-shirts) and best of all – SCIENCE!

FREE and OPEN to ALL. Space is limited. Registration Required. Click HERE for more details.

Tales of the Unheard and Unseen is a Science in St. Louis Series partnership between The Academy of Science – St. Louis, St. Louis County Libraries, the Photosynthetic Research Antenna Center (PARC), and Washington University’s Gephardt Institute for Civic and Community Engagement.


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