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Exhibit: Frankenstein - Penetrating the Secrets of Nature (June 5-July 16)

The Gerstein Science Information Centre is pleased to host the travelling exhibition, Frankenstein: Penetrating the Secrets of Nature.

WHEN: June 5 to July 16, 2017

WHERE: Lobby, Gerstein Science Information Centre

Visit this exhibit to learn more about the scientific origins of the mythical modern monster, and also check out our special book and historical scientific instruments displays, and fun photo wall!

The six-banner traveling exhibition explores the Birth of Frankenstein, the life of author Mary Shelley, the scientific search for the principle of life, and the transformation of the “monster” in popular culture.


Click here for more about the exhibit.

This exhibition was developed and produced by the National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health.