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How and Why Do Insects Sing with Vibrations?

St. Louis County Library - Rock Road Branch 10267 St Charles Rock Road, St. Ann, MO

FREE and OPEN to ALL. Junior Academy members, middle and high school students welcome and encouraged to attend. Space is limited. Registration required. Click Find Out More to Register!

Featured Speaker: Kasey Fowler-Finn, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Biology, Saint Louis University

Most insects that sing produce songs that travel through plant stems as vibrations. Learn more about vibrational singing, including: which insects (and other animals!) do it, how they produce these sounds, and why they are singing at all. There is an entire world of insect song out there just waiting to be heard!

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Imaging Across Multiple Scales in Cell Biology

St. Louis County Library - Rock Road Branch 10267 St Charles Rock Road, St. Ann, MO

FREE and OPEN to ALL. Junior Academy members, middle and high school students welcome and encouraged to attend. Space is limited. Registration required. Click "Find Out More" to register!

Featured Speaker, James Fitzpatrick, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Neuroscience, Cell Biology and Physiology, and Biomedical Engineering, Scientific Director, Washington University Center for Cellular Imaging (WUCCI)

Learn about leading-edge microscopic imaging methods used in contemporary biomedical science to visualize the structure and dynamic behavior of biological systems.

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