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Discussion with Center for PostNatural History and University of Dundee Researchers

Event date: 
Friday, 10 June, 2016 - 12:30 to 13:30
Event location: 
The D'Arcy Thompson Zoology Museum

Discussion about points of interest in the history of human guided evolution during the last 10,000 years, with the Center for PostNatural History director Richard Pell and University of Dundee researchers.

Programmed as part of That was then. This is now - an exhibition from the Center for PostNatural History telling the stories of the origins, habitats, and evolution of organisms that have been intentionally and heritably altered by humans, featuring current research specimens, and historical artefacts from the University of Dundee.

The Center for PostNatural History (directed by artist Richard Pell) is dedicated to the advancement of knowledge relating to the complex interplay between culture, nature, and biotechnology. The Center's mission is to acquire, interpret, and provide access to a collection of living, preserved, and documented organisms of postnatural origin.