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August 2019

Fruits in Decay, a Glass Flowers Exhibition

August 31, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until March 1, 2020

Harvard Museum of Natural History, 26 Oxford St
Cambridge, MA 02138 United States
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Saturday, August 31, 2019 – Sunday, March 1, 2020 While we eagerly await the ripening of our favorite summer fruits, microscopic competitors are at work multiplying and consuming them in a world beyond our sight. If we wait too long, the activity of fungi, bacteria, and other microbes will soon appear as an unexpected blotch, suspicious “fuzz,” or oddly curled foliage. Fruits in Decay is a new special exhibit in the Glass Flowers gallery that explores blight, rot, and other…

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