Interspersed with humour and hard science, he tells these and other fascinating stories, starring dead animals and strange birds. Hardcore biology is for the enthusiast but not those with weak stomachs.

Admission to this event is free.

This event is in Dutch.

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Kees Moeliker (1960) is director of the Natural History Museum Rotterdam. He wrote the bestseller De eendenman (‘The duck man’) and two collections of animal columns that appeared in NRC previously. At home, he collects German binoculars, his children’s placentas and discarded organs.