/R E P E A T -- Media Advisory/Photo Op - The science of biomechanics comes to life at the Ontario Science Centre/

TORONTO, Feb. 1, 2017 /CNW/ - Learn how all species, including humans, have evolved specialized ways of adapting to the world when Biomechanics: The Machine Inside opens at the Ontario Science Centre on February 8, 2017. Providing insight into the marvels of natural engineering, this family-friendly, interactive exhibition shows how living things navigate the world around them to survive. Through immersive design, real objects, scientific models, interactives and media, this exhibition will take visitors past the familiar surface of nature and deep into its invisible workings.

What        

Media preview of Biomechanics: The Machine Inside



Who

Catherine Paisley, Vice-President, Science Education and Experience, Ontario Science Centre


Dr. Mark Westneat, Professor, Organismal Biology and Anatomy, University of Chicago, and Research Associate, The Field Museum


Dr. James W.E. Rush, Dean, Faculty of Applied Health Sciences and Professor of Physiology, University of Waterloo




Special guests: Grade 11 students from Marc Garneau Collegiate Institute



When

Wednesday, February 8, 2017


9:30 a.m. Registration


10:00 a.m. Formal remarks


10:30 a.m. Self-guided tour of exhibition



Where

Ontario Science Centre
770 Don Mills Road, Toronto, ON


Please enter via main lobby.

 

SOURCE Ontario Science Centre

For further information: Media contacts: Anna Relyea, Director, Strategic Communications, 416-696-3273 | c: 416-668-1967, Anna.Relyea@osc.on.ca; Jefferson Darrell, Media Relations Officer, 416-696-3154, Jefferson.Darrell@osc.on.ca; Andrea Mus, Media Relations Officer, 416-696-3191 | c: 416-895-5482, Andrea.Mus@osc.on.ca

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