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Join museum scientists in Stanley Field Hall to learn more about parasites!

Have you ever wanted to learn more about parasites, the tiny organisms that can wreak enormous havoc on human society? Now is your chance! Get a look at parasitic arthropods and sign up to contribute to the Field’s research when you stop by the Parasite Palooza table in Stanley Field Hall. Chat with scientists, view parasites up close, and join our Notes from Nature collections digitization programs – Jumping into the Museum Flea Collection and Mite at the Museum – to help us study the lives and evolution of these microscopic critters.

Sign up for our Notes from Nature Terrestrial Parasite Tracker projects!

Still want to learn more? Check out this Brain Scoop video!


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