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May 13, 2014 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm$15
Change is inevitable, but some changes are stranger than others, whether it is the extraordinary beak of the finch, the subtle changes that allow one creature to thrive while another withers, or truly bizarre unique adaptations, suited only to the needs of only one very special beast.
Join our line up of scientists, experts, and naked mole rat enthusiasts for an evening looking at the strangest stories of evolution and adaptation and ways in which nature in all of its glorious weirdness has survived against all odds.
Danielle Vincent ~ The Unique Evolutionary Peculiarities of the Naked Mole Rats; or OMFG WHAT IS THAT THING?
Chris Reeves ~ Stalk-Eyed and Bushy Tailed: A Crazy Little Thing Called Sexual Selection
Chris Carrico ~ Super Amazing Adaptations & Delightful Beasts
Chris Venter ~ Bizarre Freaks of Nature & Mutations That Shouldn’t Be
Advance tickets recommended and appreciated
Odd Salon is an evening series of cocktail hour lectures in San Francisco, featuring short talks illuminating extraordinary and unusual chapters from history, science, art, and adventure.