Venue/Location: OMSI, 1945 SE Water Ave., Phone: 503-797-4000
Date: Wednesday, April 25, 2012 - 6:00 PM
OMSI After Dark: Let's Talk About Sex
Admission:$6.00 Members / $12.00 Non-Members / FREE for OMSI After Dark Members
Explore the allure of pheromones, unveil the mysteries of animal dimorphism and dissect a flower to reveal a plant's reproductive system, These activities and much more will expose the science behind sex.Science nerds unite for childfree, brain-building science fun at OMSI After Dark!
Lions and tigers and ... ducks? Oh, my! Witness the wide variety of animal adaptations for sexual selection and see if you can make a match.
Get the up-close view usually reserved for birds and bees: the ins and outs of plant reproduction, including some structural similarities to humans and other animals.
What can you tell from a sweaty t-shirt? Can funky pheremones be clues to genetic compatibility? OMSI models and experiment on mate selection - take a whiff.
Personal Massager Take-Apart Table
What's all the buzz about? Explore the biomechanics of batteries, motors and sensory response.
Smooth Operator: The Chemistry of Safer Sex
What makes personal lubricants different from one another? Learn which condom/lubricant pairings make the safest bedfellows, and what's the deal with spermicides.
Test Your Sex Smarts: Trivia
Are you smarter than the average Portlander when it comes to sex? Join our popular OMSI After Dark trivia game and find out!