Carnegie Zoom Digital Series
Thursday, May 14, 2020 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Join us to learn about how the instrumentation for a telescope is designed and built from Carnegie Observatories staff scientists Nick Konidaris and Gwen Rudie. This is the fourth virtual...
Carnegie Zoom Digital Series
Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Join us to learn about the microbiome living inside all of us from Will Ludington, a staff scientist at Carnegie's Department of Embryology.  This is the third virtual program in a...
Carnegie Zoom Digital Series
Thursday, April 16, 2020 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Join us to learn how species adapt to a changing climate from Moises Exposito-Alonso, a staff associate at Carnegie's Department of Plant Biology. This is the second virtual program in a...
Carnegie Zoom Digital Series
Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Join us to learn about the secrets of the cosmos from John Mulchaey, the Crawford H. Greenewalt Chair and Director of the Carnegie Observatories. This is the inaugural virtual program in a...
Capital Science Evening Lectures
Wednesday, February 26, 2020 - 6:30pm to 7:45pm
Each summer, a volume of water equivalent to 10 Chesapeake Bays melts off of the Greenland Ice Sheet. Much of this meltwater reaches the ocean, but its path is neither direct nor simple. On its way,...
Capital Science Evening Lectures
Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 6:30pm to 7:45pm
On New Year’s Day in 1925, a young Edwin Hubble released his finding that the Milky Way was not alone but instead accompanied by billions of other galaxies. Six years later, in a series of...
Broad Branch Road Neighborhood Lectures
Thursday, November 7, 2019 - 6:30pm to 7:45pm
Symbiosis refers to mutually beneficial interactions between different organisms. Endosymbiosis is a type of symbiosis in which one organism lives inside another organism. Endosymbiotic relationships...
Capital Science Evening Lectures
Wednesday, October 23, 2019 - 6:30pm to 7:45pm
Microbial life does not always depend on access to sunlight. In fact, most microbial cells on Earth are buried in our continental crusts and hidden beneath our oceans. These life forms have only...
Capital Science Evening Lectures
Thursday, October 10, 2019 - 6:30pm to 7:45pm
The discovery that genome engineering could be accomplished by harnessing the bacterial CRISPR-Cas9 immune defense system is one of the most-important scientific breakthroughs of our time. Like a...
Broad Branch Road Neighborhood Lectures
Thursday, October 3, 2019 - 6:30pm to 7:45pm
The phenomenon of magnetic resonance was first revealed in the classic Stern-Gerlach experiment in 1922. Over the nearly 100 years and 10 Nobel Prizes that followed, magnetic resonance has developed...

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