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NightSchool: The Fossil Record

  • Address:
    55 Music Concourse Drive, Golden Gate Park
    San Francisco, CA 94118
  • Time: 7:00 PM
  • Price: Free
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October 22 at 7:00 pm

Join us Thursday, October 22, at 7 pm PT for a free NightSchool livestream!

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Journey back in time 4.6 billion years to learn about the beginnings of the universe, why life on Earth looks like it does today, and get a little help reading the fossil record. Using meteorites and fossils from the Academy’s Geology collections, Curatorial Assistant Maricela Abarca will help you brush up on your deep, deep history; illustrator Franz Anthony shows off his vibrant paleoart depictions of extinct marine invertebrates; and UC Museum of Paleontology’s Nick Spano talks ice age mammals and the emerging field of conservation paleobiology.

PAST VIRTUAL NIGHTLIFE EVENTS

Missed the party? Just want to relive the magic? Watch the recorded livestreams on YouTube!