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Science Museum Oklahoma
2020 Remington Place, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73111
From 6-8 p.m. Jan. 12, join Science Museum Oklahoma and The University of Oklahoma's Natural Products Discovery Group to celebrate the opening of «Decomposition: Discovering the Beauty and Magnificence of Fungi» in SMO's smART Space galleries! The event is free and open to the public.
«Decomposition: Discovering the Beauty and Magnificence of Fungi» was developed in partnership with the OU Natural Products Discovery Group and explores the uses, benefits and beauty of fungi through numerous fungal samples, live decomposition displays, and a journey into the research of the OU NPDG and its Citizen Science Soil Collection Program.
See how the world’s premier decomposition artists work to release life’s essential building blocks and create a host of unique chemicals, foods and medicines and explore the science and artistry of the fungal kingdom found in petri plates to mushrooms.
The exhibition is open from Dec. 26, 2017, to Aug. 12, 2018, and is included with general admission.
Learn more about the exhibition: sciencemuseumok.org/science-museum-oklahoma-university-of-oklahoma-researchers-explore-the-magnificence-of-fungi-in-new-exhibition