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Woolly Mammoth Hunting in the Icy Tundra of Siberia
By Dick Mol

To highlight the special exhibition “Elephants: Evolution and Tragedy of the Land Mighty”, the National Museum of Natural Science will host mammoth specialist Dick Mol, Woolly Mammoth Hunting in the Icy Tundra of Siberia, on Sunday, September 17, 2017 at 2 p.m. Dick Mol will share his personal experiences in the icy tundra of Siberia where he hunted mammoth fossils. Also, he will talk about the big question “Will woolly mammoth be back from extinction?” Though Dick Mol will give his lecture in English, Dr. Chang Chun-hsiang, Chairman of the Museum’s Science & Education Dept. and the curator of the special exhibition will talk with him and promptly interpret the lecture in Chinese for our audience. Do take part in this fascinating event!

  • The lecture is open to the public and is free of charge.
  • The lecture is held at the Museum’s Multiuse Theater, 2-4pm, Sunday, Sep.17, 2017.
  • Audience is limited to 200 people, who are interested in paleontology or woolly mammoths, on a first come, first served basis.
  • The last registration date is Friday, September 15, 2017.
  • Please arrive 30 minutes prior to the lecture start time and ensure you have taken your seat by 2:05. This will allow us to release any unclaimed seats after this time to those waiting.
  • Please cancel your registration online by September 15, 2017 if you cannot attend to this lecture.
  • For further information on this forthcoming talk, please contact the Museum on 04-23226940 ext. 766.