"Out of Africa NightLife"

When
Event has passed (Thu Feb 28, 2013 - Thu Feb 28, 2013)
Where
California Academy of Sciences
Time
6-10pm
Cost
$12
Tags
Clubs, Event Planning, Music, City, Museums, DJ's, Event Space, Local Bands, Organization, Science Museum
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Description

This week, we celebrate Human Odyssey, a dramatic new addition to the Academy’s Tusher African Hall. Hear from a trio of Academy scientists who conduct fieldwork in Africa. Paleoanthropologist Zeray Alemseged will discuss studying human evolution in Ethiopia’s Great East African Rift, known as the “cradle of mankind,” and the making of Human Odyssey.

Curators Bob Drewes and David Blackburn will share tales of tracking down and studying African snakes and frogs, and why they go to such lengths to do so. Plus, sample African cuisine from Radio Africa & Kitchen, and get an up-close look at magnificent African big cats including a cheetah and serval brought in by The Wildcat Education and Conservation Fund—mee-ow!

Afrolicious DJ set and live percussion featuring Señor Oz.

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NightLife takes place Thursday nights (6-10pm) at the California Academy of Sciences. Music, Creatures and Cocktails. 21+

Location

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  1. California Academy of Sciences
    55 Music Concourse Drive, San Francisco, CA