The Bell House in Gowanus, Brooklyn his hosting the 5th annual Carnivorous Nights Taxidermy Contest next Tuesday:

Calling all science geeks, nature freaks, and rogue geniuses!

Your stuffed squirrel got game? Got a beaver in your brownstone? Bring your beloved beast to the Bell House and enter it to win! The contest will be judged and prizes awarded by our panel of savage taxidermy enthusiasts.

Eligible to enter: Taxidermy (bought, found, or homemade), biological oddities, articulated skeletons, skulls, jarred specimens – and beyond, way beyond

–Groove to taxidermy-inspired tunes and video
–Cheer on your favorite specimens
–Imbibe ferocious specialty drinks! Entrants: Contact [email protected] to pre-register. Share your taxidermy (and its tale) with the world!

5th annual Carnivorous Nights Taxidermy Contest presented by the Secret Science Club
Tuesday, December 7 8pm
The Bell House
149 7th St, Brooklyn NY


Becky Stern

Becky Stern

Becky Stern ( is a DIY guru and director of wearable electronics at Adafruit. She publishes a new project video every week and hosts a live show on YouTube. Formerly Becky was Senior Video Producer for MAKE. Becky lives in Brooklyn, NY and belongs to art groups Free Art & Technology (“release early, often, and with rap music”) and Madagascar Institute (“fear is never boring”).