|30 January 2014||14:30 - 15:00|
Seldom do we consider the mechanisms involved in eating our food, until we get a toothache. Partly hidden from view, teeth play a vital role in our day-to-day life, and so much more. Join a Museum scientist to find out about our teeth: their purpose, their structure and how it might be that we can refer to them as fossils.
What can studying teeth tell us about ourselves? Are there clues to our development, our lifestyles or where we live? Explore the fascinating methods used to decipher the information our teeth hold. You'll be adding floss to your shopping list... guaranteed.