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American Museum of Natural History Presents, SciCafe: Primate Palate: Orangutans, Obesity, and Human Evolution

June 6 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

| $21

Wednesday, June 6
Cullman Hall of the Universe
Free for 21+ with ID
Doors open at 6:30 pm
Program begins at 7 pm
Enter at 81st Street Entrance
Erin Vogel shares her research on wild orangutans from the tropical forests of Sumatra and Borneo, illuminating how the diet, behavior, and metabolism of our primate cousins can provide insights on human conditions. Admission Update: Beginning with the June 6 event, all SciCafe attendees will require a ticket for entry available here. The program will remain free.

The SciCafe series is proudly sponsored by Judy and Josh Weston.

This SciCafe event is presented in collaboration with The Leakey Foundation. 

SciCafe: Primate Palate: Orangutans, Obesity, and Human Evolution, and related activities are generously supported by the Science Education Partnership Award (SEPA) program of the National Institutes of Health (NIH).

Details

Date:
June 6
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
$21
Website:
https://www.amnh.org/calendar/scicafe-primate-palate-orangutans-obesity-and-human-evolution

Venue

American Museum of Natural History
Central Park West at 79th Street
New York, New York 10024

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