At the Museum of Natural History : Evolution of Our Sense of Smell

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    When:
    July 12, 2014 – July 27, 2014 all-day America/New York Timezone
    2014-07-12T00:00:00-04:00
    2014-07-28T00:00:00-04:00
    Where:
    American Museum of Natural History
    Central Park W, New York, NY 10024
    USA

    At the Museum of Natural History

    Evolution of Our Sense of Smell

    Saturdays and Sundays, July 12–13, July 19–20, July 26–27

     FREE WITH MUSEUM ADMISSION

    Noon–5 pm

    The Sackler Educational Laboratory for Comparative Genomics and Human Origins

    Tickets: Free with Museum Admission

    Go inside The Sackler Educational Laboratory for Comparative Genomics and Human Origins to learn about the biology and evolution of humans’ sense of smell through demonstrations and hands-on activities, including sending and receiving scents using a new digital device called the oPhone. Visitors will be able to try out this new technology and meet its inventors, David Edwards and Rachel Field, as well as learn about how smell is processed and perceived in humans and our primate and hominid relatives.

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