february, 2018

17feb1:00 pm4:00 pmMeet A Scientist - February 17, 2018

Meet A Scientist


Event Details

Saturday, February 17, 2017 – 1 – 4 p.m.

In the Ackerley Family Exhibit Gallery:

Gus Gustafson
Seattle Children’s Research Institute
“DNA Splel Chekcer”
Use beads to learn about DNA sequencing and how scientists look for disease-causing mutations.

Dr. Pete Amos
Wilson, Sonsini, Goodrich & Rosati
“Help! Microglia: The brain’s first responders”
Who protects the brain from invaders and disease? Take on the role of a microglial cell and save the brain from certain destruction!

Alex Lincoln
University of Washington School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences
“How Do Grizzly Bears Connect the Ocean to the Forest?”
Grizzly bears love munching on salmon, but they can also be picky eaters. Come think like a bear and choose the right foods to help you survive the winter!


(Saturday) 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Ackerley Family Exhibit Gallery at Pacific Science Center

200 Second Ave. North, Seattle, WA 98109