Science in the Neighborhood Series
Thursday, October 1, 2020 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
On October 1, Dr. Albright will give an overview of the challenges that reefs are currently facing and the solutions being explored. She will highlight strengths and limitations of current approaches...
Broad Branch Road Neighborhood Lectures
Thursday, September 24, 2020 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Earth is unique amongst the rocky planets in having two very different types of crust. Continental crust is composed primarily of silica-rich rocks like the granite of your kitchen countertops....
Capital Science Evening Lectures
Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
  In 1981, David Hubel and Torsten Wiesel received the Nobel Prize for their breakthrough research on visual processing in vertebrate brains. Their work also provided the inspiration for...
Astronomy Lecture Series
Monday, September 14, 2020 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
For the past 20 years, the Sloan Digital Sky Survey—a collaboration among astronomers worldwide—has been working to gather spectral and photometric data covering one-third of the sky and...
Carnegie Zoom Digital Series
Thursday, July 30, 2020 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Join us to learn about how to study the mineralogy of another planet from Carnegie Research Scientist Shaunna Morrison. This is the ninth virtual program in a series of online conversations...
Carnegie Zoom Digital Series
Thursday, July 23, 2020 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Join us to learn about the symbiotic relationship underpinning coral reef architecture from the Director of Carnegie's Department of Embryology Yixian Zheng. This is the eighth ...
Carnegie Zoom Digital Series
Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Join us to learn about the Giant Magellan Telescope from Carnegie astronomer and GMTO Chief Scientist Rebecca Bernstein. This is the seventh virtual program in a series of online conversations with...
Capital Science Evening Lectures
Wednesday, June 24, 2020 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Hearing is the gateway to verbal communication. It commences with the capture of sound energy by the ear's sensory receptors, called hair cells, which convert that energy into electrical signals...
Carnegie Zoom Digital Series
Thursday, June 11, 2020 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Join us to learn about how scientists track the human impacts on our planet's climate from the Interim Director of Carnegie's Department of Global Ecology Anna Michalak. This...
Carnegie Zoom Digital Series
Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Join us to learn about how scientists define what it means to be alive from Carnegie Plant Biology staff scientist Devaki Bhaya and Carngie Earth and Planets Laboratory staff scientist Andrew...

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