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Science Saturday: Livers of the Rivers: the Freshwater Mussels of North Carolina

  • Saturday, June 02, 2018
  • 2:30pm - 3:30pm

Freshwater mussels. Photo courtesy of Anakela Popp.

Science Saturdays is a series of lectures and demonstrations that are held on the first Saturday of each month in the SECU Daily Planet Theater at 2:30pm. The presentations are meant to demonstrate the vast variety of careers in scientific fields from astronomy to zoology and are most appropriate for ages 8 and older. Meet a scientist, learn about current research and ask your questions!

Our Speakers

Anakela Popp and Tom Fox, aquatic wildlife diversity biologists for the NC Wildlife Resources Commission.

Science Saturdays are held in partnership with the NC State Biomedical Engineering Department and are funded through NC Space Grant.


June 2, 2018
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm


SECU Daily Planet Theater

Downtown Raleigh
11 West Jones Street
Raleigh, NC 27601 United States
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