Astronomy Lecture Series
Monday, April 3, 2017 - 7:30pm to 8:30pm

Supernovae are cosmic explosions where a single star can become as bright as a billion stars combined. Even though supernovae are crucial to the Universe, including producing the elements...

Broad Branch Road Neighborhood Lectures
Thursday, March 16, 2017 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

The DNA of one human cell—two copies of our “genome”—would stretch almost two meters if fully extended. However, normally it’s tightly packaged in 46 chromosomes....

Capital Science Evening Lectures
Tuesday, March 7, 2017 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

Since releasing its first images of space 5 years ago, the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) has produced many exciting and fundamental results, enabling...

Capital Science Evening Lectures
Monday, December 5, 2016 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

For several decades, Dr. Elizabeth Loftus has been manufacturing memories in unsuspecting minds. Sometimes this involves changing details of events that someone actually experienced. ...

Broad Branch Road Neighborhood Lectures
Tuesday, November 15, 2016 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

Please note that tickets are not required and seating is first come, first serve. Tickets from Eventbrite enable you to skip the sign-in process at the  door,...

Capital Science Evening Lectures
Wednesday, November 2, 2016 - 6:30pm to 7:45pm

NOTICE: DR. PIERS SELLERS LECTURE "CREATING THE SCIENCE OF GLOBAL ECOLOGY" HAS BEEN CANCELED AND REPLACED BY DR. GREG ASNER'S LECTURE "...

Broad Branch Road Neighborhood Lectures
Thursday, October 20, 2016 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

Please note that tickets are not required and seating is first come, first serve. Tickets from Eventbrite enable you to skip the sign-in process at the door, but do not...

Special Events
Thursday, October 20, 2016 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

(doors open at 5:30)

 

Dialogues with Nature - A Presentation by Photographer Frans Lanting

Hailed as one of the great photographers of our time,...

Capital Science Evening Lectures
Thursday, October 13, 2016 - 6:30pm to 7:45pm

KAVLI PRIZE LAUREATE LECTURE

Everyone learns in school that DNA is the genetic coding material  found in all organisms. However, the information storage capacity...

Capital Science Evening Lectures
Thursday, September 29, 2016 - 6:30pm to 7:45pm

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