After Hours Programs

SciCafe: Primate Palate: Orangutans, Obesity, and Human Evolution

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

close up of orangutans face eating a plant

Dr. Erin Vogel shares her research on wild orangutans from the tropical forests of Sumatra and Borneo, illuminating how the diet, behavior, and metabolism of our primate cousins can provide insights on human conditions.

 

 

The SciCafe series is proudly sponsored byJudy and Josh Weston.

This SciCafe event is presented incollaboration with The Leakey Foundation.

SciCafe: Primate Palate: Orangutans, Obesity, and Human Evolution, and related activities are generously supported by the Science Education Partnership Award (SEPA) program of the National Institutes of Health (NIH).