Antarctica: Journey Back in Time
With Rudy Serbet, collections manager, paleobotany
A Science on Tap Event
7:30 pm Tuesday, July 21
Free State Brewing
Today Antarctica is the coldest and driest place on Earth, but it was once a lush, temperate forest — a forest that left traces behind in the rock and permafrost. At this Science on Tap, learn from collections manager Rudy Serbet why KU researchers go to such lengths to study fossil plants from Antarctica, including the more than 5,000 pounds of material that arrived at KU from Antarctica this spring.