Six Degrees of Science: The Rise of Mammals and the Pleistocene
November 15 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
When the great dinosaurs died out 65 million years ago, our own class, Mammalia, took over. Meet the grand animals that dominated the lands at this time–sabretooths, mastodon, giant sloth, giraffe and more. As world climate turned drier and cooler, mammals responded with grass-chewing molars and hoofs designed for galloping over hard savannah soil.