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3 p.m. Slump Luke, I am Your Father What happens when you inhale sulfur hexafluoride? Sulfur hexafluoride is basically the opposite of helium. It has a density of 6.12 g/L at sea level conditions, which is considerably higher than that of air. This means that when you inhale it, your voice gets creepily lower. However, inhalation of this gas is not recommended because it is difficult to get back out of your lungs once ingested. This, of course, hasn’t stopped people from doing it. Here are a couple of my favorite SF6 moments from the interwebs. Art Navigating the Process Wednesday, Aug 23: 9am-5pm Southwest University of Visual Arts
View the work of local artists featuring the steps of their process to follow the trail from inspiration and concept to finished work. Runs through 10/27.
Art Lines of Thought Wednesday, Aug 23: 10am-5pm New Mexico Museum of Art
See how artists have used drawing to record and provoke thought, from the 15 century to today. Featuring work from Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo, Paul Cézanne, Pablo Picasso and many more. Runs through 9/27.
Words Writing Wednesdays Wednesday, Aug 23: 5pm Tractor Brewing Taproom
Meet and discuss projects with other local writers and receive feedback.
Wellness Belly Dance Wednesday, Aug 23: 6-7pm Holiday Dance Studio
Learn all the basic moves of the art like isolations, styling, arms, musicality and more.
Comm North Valley Coalition Mayoral Forum Wednesday, Aug 23: 6-8:30pm Indian Pueblo Cultural Center
A mayoral forum to focus on both Valley issues and citywide issues. Moderated by
Weekly Alibi news editor, August March. Song & Dance Live Music Wednesday, Aug 23: 7:30-10pm South Broadway Cultural Center
See legendary roots rocker Dave Alvin, Santa Fe-based singer-songwriter Terry Allen, folk singer Cindy Lee Berryhill and Seattle singer Christy McWilson.