Creatures of Light

Field Museum | Chicago, Ill.

 
 

1400 S. Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, Ill. 60605
(312) 922-9410
www.fieldmuseum.org
Date: March 7, 2013 - September 8, 2013
Cost: Free with admission

Delve into the mysterious world of bioluminescence, from the glowworms dangling from the ceiling of New Zealand's famous Waitomo Caves, to the deep-sea fishes that illuminate the perpetually dark depths of the oceans. Discover the variety of ways in which light is used to attract a mate, lure unsuspecting prey, or defend against a predator, and see how scientists study this amazing ability to glow.

 
 





 
 
 
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