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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 Querencia: Rituals of the Río Arriba Friday, Oct 20: 9am-4pm New Mexico Humanities Council
Award-winning documentary filmmaker and fine-art photographer Miguel Gandert shows his work highlighting his mestizaje heritage, and the fusion and tension of the relationship between Spanish Colonial and Native Cultures of the Americas. Runs through 12/29.
Stage An American in Paris Friday, Oct 20: 7:30pm Popejoy Hall
A Tony Award-winning musical about an American soldier, a mysterious French girl and indomitable European city, all yearning for a new beginning in the aftermath of war.
Comm Restore Rocks Saturday, Oct 21: 9am-5pm Greater Albuquerque Habitat for Humanity ReStore
Learn about the mission of the Wildlife Rescue of New Mexico and enjoy activities for the whole family.
via Pixabay Comm Camp Bow Wow Howl-o-Ween Bash Saturday, Oct 21: 11am-2pm Camp Bow Wow Albuquerque
Doggy costume contest, carnival games for dogs, paw painting, dog Halloween photo booth, face painting for kids, a dunk tank, ice cream, raffle prizes, vendors, trick dog contest and more.
via Pixabay Learn Cosmic Carnival Saturday, Oct 21: 1-5pm Albuquerque Open Space Visitor Center
Interactive exhibits, view the nearest star as well as a telescope discovery display.