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Dan Riskin evolutionary biologist, author, and co-host of Discovery's Daily Planet.
Tuesday, February 9, 2016, 7:00 - 8:00 pm, Reception to follow

The Future of Science: Who will be the Next Charles Darwin?

ROM Daytime
Thursday, February 11, 2016, 11:00 am - 1:15 pm

Free with Museum Admission, ROM Daytime brings experts in the fields of archaeology, natural history, biodiversity, world art and contemporary cultur

image montage of scientists at the ROM
Tuesday, February 23, 2016, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

The Royal Ontario Museum (ROM) welcomes all to the Annual ROM Research Colloquium and Vaughan Lecture, a thought-provoking one-day event highlighting the ROM’s ongoing research and recent discoveries. 

ROM Speaks Lecture Series
Tuesday, February 23, 2016, 7:00 - 8:00 pm, Reception to follow

A Life in the Past Lane: Four Decades Down and a New Dawn to Come

ROM Speaks Lecture Series
Tuesday, April 19, 2016, 7:00 - 8:00 pm, Reception to follow

Birds are the living descendants of dinosaurs. Their DNA, comprised of over 1 billion DNA letters and thousands of genes, bears traces of their dinosaur ancestry. From T. rex to hummingbirds, join Harvard`s Scott V. Edwards as he explores how modern genomics are revealing how these fascinating creatures have evolved over tens of millions of years.