Programs & Events

Programs & Events

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Robot Lab

Family Program, Workshop or Trip Learn how to build an autonomous, Arduino powered robot from scratch, program it using a computer, and then compete against all of the other participants. 07/17/2014 - 6:30pm

Robot Lab

Family Program, Workshop or Trip Learn how to build an autonomous, Arduino powered robot from scratch, program it using a computer, and then compete against all of the other participants. 08/28/2014 - 6:30pm

Robot Lab

Family Program, Workshop or Trip Learn how to build an autonomous, Arduino powered robot from scratch, program it using a computer, and then compete against all of the other participants. 08/28/2014 - 6:30pm

Scavenger Hunt Challenge

Event Sign up now to compete in the Member Exclusive, Museum-wide scavenger hunt during the Museum's Science Thursday evening programming. 07/17/2014 - 7:00pm

Science Cafe: Genetic Ancestry

Science Talks Join multimedia artist Lynn Fellman as she explains how deep time relates to current time by describing the development of her DNA portraits, now on display in the bridge connecting the Museum’s two wings. 07/24/2014 - 7:00pm

Science Cafe: Superbugs

Science Talks Drug-resistant bacteria sicken more than two million and kill at least 23,000 humans annually. Learn why these numbers are likely to grow, and what can be done about it. 07/10/2014 - 7:00pm

Science Cafe: The Science of Language and Speech

Science Talks Come explore the complex and fascinating nature of how spoken language is produced, discover some “real-world” applications of speech research that you may have never thought possible, learn about tools that linguistic researchers use to study language and speech, and see just how intriguing speech articulation can be as one of these tools is demonstrated before your very eyes. 07/17/2014 - 7:00pm

Science Cafe: Urban Ants and What They Do For You

Science Talks NC State entomologist Elsa Youngsteadt will share her research on ants and other insects in New York City. 07/31/2014 - 7:00pm

Science of Food: Bread

Family Program, Workshop or Trip Learn about some of the science behind bread baking and make your own Boule dough to take home and bake. 08/07/2014 - 6:30pm

Science of Food: Bread

Family Program, Workshop or Trip Learn about some of the science behind bread baking and make your own Boule dough to take home and bake. 08/07/2014 - 6:30pm

Science of Food: Yogurt

Family Program, Workshop or Trip Learn about the science of yogurt and go home with supplies to make a batch in your own kitchen. 09/25/2014 - 6:30pm

Science of Food: Yogurt

Family Program, Workshop or Trip Learn about the science of yogurt and go home with supplies to make a batch in your own kitchen. 09/25/2014 - 6:30pm

Science Saturday: African Monsoons & Atlantic Hurricanes

Science Talks This presentation will explore the relationship between African summer monsoons and the frequency of storms that turn to hurricane stage over the Atlantic Ocean. 09/06/2014 - 11:00am

Science Saturday: Caribbean Climate & Atlantic Hurricanes

Science Talks We will explore how the background environment over the Caribbean influences the Atlantic hurricanes and how this affects the Southeastern United States. 08/02/2014 - 11:00am

Science Saturday: Extinction Is Forever: Or Is It?

Science Talks 2014 is the 100th anniversary of the death of the last Passenger Pigeon. Dr. Gerwin will discuss this and other extinction events of various animals from the Southeast. He will also describe a project proposed to bring back the Passenger Pigeon. 11/01/2014 - 11:00am

Snake Identification

Workshop or Trip The more you learn about snakes the more you will appreciate them and their role in nature. With photographs and real specimens, you will learn the characteristics of snakes that are used for identification and how to identify them using field guides and other resources. 07/10/2014 - 6:30pm

SPLASH!

Summer Camp Campers will take a close look at the water around us and the mysterious way it stretches and bends. Splash your way through different water competitions and challenge our staff to see who is the King or Queen of the biggest bubble! 07/21/2014 - 8:45am

STEM to LEAF

Summer Camp Campers will explore various aspects of leadership from public speaking to collaboration, reflection and writing. Fun activities like bridge building and field trips will provide opportunities for campers to practice their skills and begin their own path to becoming a successful STEM leader. 07/28/2014 - 8:45am

The Science Behind What You Eat

Summer Camp Have your science and eat it too!! We will be using different experiments to see if you really are what you eat. 07/21/2014 - 8:45am

The Science of Ick

Summer Camp Do you enjoy things that make people go “eww”? We will be investigating slimy, sticky creatures, and concoctions that are special and some that we find around us every day. 08/04/2014 - 1:30pm

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