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“On the Trail of an Ice Age Mastodon”: U-M Museum of Natural History William R. Farrand Memorial Lecture.
U-M paleontology professor Daniel C. Fisher describes the life of the Buesching mastodon (represented by the large cast skeleton displayed in the museum atrium) from adolescence to the mating-season battle that claimed his life. 6 p.m. public reception precedes the talk. 7 p.m., U-M Museum of Natural History, 1105 North University. Also livestreamed; for URL see ummnh.org. Free. 764–0478.