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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. Words Art and Social Commentary Thursday, Jan 18: 5-8:30pm Albuquerque Museum of Art and History
A panel discussion on social commentary in art moderated by curator of art, Andrew Connors and including artists Jami Porter Lara, and Bob Haozous.
Film Along for the Ride Thursday, Jan 18: 5:15-8pm KiMo Theatre
Explore the highs, lows and the phoenix-like ascension of iconic Hollywood maverick Dennis Hopper.
Kids Pajama Storytime Thursday, Jan 18: 6:30-7:30pm Taylor Ranch Library
Kids wear their PJs and enjoy stories, music, and fun, relaxing activities.
Film Bless Me, Ultima (PG-13) Thursday, Jan 18: 7pm National Hispanic Cultural Center
The screen adaptation of Rudolfo Anaya’s iconic work, set in the '40s in rural N.M., that follows a young boy and the mysterious healer who opens his eyes to the wonders of the spiritual realm.
Art Follow the Line Friday, Jan 19: 11am-4pm Richard Levy Gallery
Wall sculptures and works on paper based on Amidakuji, a Japanese game of chance from Emi Ozawa. Runs through 3/2.
Courtesy of the artist Song & Dance Pilobolus Friday, Jan 19: 8pm Popejoy Hall
Highly-acclaimed modern dance troupe performs unique dance style that explores creativity, human connection and signature lifts and contortions.