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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. Kids Crazy Critters Tuesday, June 27: 8:30am-3:30pm New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science
Explore how animals are adapted to their environments and why they can oftentimes look so absurd.
Art Geography of Hope Tuesday, June 27: 9am-6pm Sorrel Sky Gallery
Featuring the contemporary Western paintings of Maura Allen and Native American figurative bronze sculptor, Denny Haskew. Runs through 6/30.
Art Po Mo Paintings Tuesday, June 27: 10am-5pm Loma Colorado Main Library
Carolyn Peterson presents her paintings based in the ancient Chinese art of splashing pigment and water on paper. New Mexico Taiko performs on traditional Japanese Taiko drums. Runs through 06/30.
Art Love's Sweet Disguise Tuesday, June 27: 11am-5pm Eye on the Mountain Gallery
Artist Lavanya Reed displays her newest artworks. Runs through 6/30.
Words How Do You Pray? Tuesday, June 27: 6-7:30pm Bookworks
Celeste Yacoboni discusses her latest work regarding how leading spiritual, shamanic, scientists, guides and activists pray and contemplates the intention of prayer.
Comm Monthly Meeting of the Mind and Brain Tuesday, June 27: 6:45-8:30pm North Domingo Baca Multigenerational Center
Learn about the nine different types of personalities at the from a knowledgeable panel. Reservation required.
Song & Dance Songwriting 101 Tuesday, June 27: 7-9pm Draft Station
Bring poems, short stories and works-in-progress with others to help take your creativity to the next level.
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