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Of mice and octopuses: Understanding how our brains work by studying animal vision

Wednesday, December 11, 2019 at 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Downtown Athletic Club, Ax Billy Grill 999 Willamette Street, Eugene

Neuroscientist Cris Niell studies how animals see, in order to better understand how our brains allow us to interact with the world. A biology professor in the University of Oregon Institute of Neuroscience, Niell will discuss some of the takeaways from his research involving mice, octopuses and zebrafish in a free Quack Chats pub talk.

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Student Life, Arts & Culture, Academic, Alumni, Lectures & Presentations, Free, Family Friendly, Quack Chats

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All Students, Faculty/Staff, General Public, Families, New Students, Alumni







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