Dr Moreau’s Species Surgery
December 5, 2013 by Mark
As part of the festivities, Dr Moreau’s Species Surgery set up shop. Our team helped horrified revelers accept the amazing evolutionary advantages of becoming a monster.
Werewolf? Nice warm coat. Good night vision. The animal lovers choice!
Zombie? Taking its cue from the mind altering Toxoplasma gondii mouse parasite, our innovative zombie surgery will have have you fitting right in with all the ‘brainy’ people.
The Cal Academy’s team made dreams reality – by facepaint! Of course, the Guerilla Science Lab Rat was on hand to make sure it all ran smoothly.
Special thanks to acting troupe Ben Cedars, Adrian Vazquez, and Karola Kreitmair who teamed up with local graduate students Wendy Ingram, Kelly Schiabor and Phil Cleves, and Cal Academy scientist Vanessa Knutson. More photos are available on our Flickr site.