february, 2020

22feb1:00 pm4:00 pmMeet A Scientist1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Meet a Scientist at Pacific Science Center

Event Details

Discover current research from leading local organizations and the scientists themselves at Meet a Scientist. Meet a Scientist features local scientists who share their work with you through hands-on activities and conversation.

Cost: Free for members / Included with admission

Recommended Ages: All ages

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In Building 2:

Alex Brannick
University of Washington, Department of Biology
“Mammal Molar Mix & Match”
Fossil animals are fascinating! But, how do we determine specific details about their behavior? In this activity, we’ll explore one portion of fossil mammal behavior—eating and diets!

Asad Beck
University of Washington, Department of Biology
“Draw Brain Waves!”
What’s different about your brain when you’re asleep? What about when you’re awake? Come draw brain waves and find out!

Gabi Reggiano
University of Washington, Department of Biochemistry
“Fun with Function”
Have fun learning about the relationship between structure and function by discussing existing tools and building new ones.

Dr. Jessica Fagerstrom
Northwest Medical Physics Center
“Bananas, Superheroes, and Radiation!”
You might know that superheroes like Spiderman, the Hulk, and the Fantastic Four got their powers from radiation, but what exactly is radiation and why does it matter to us in everyday life? At this activity station, we’ll learn how radiation can be a tool to help keep us safe and healthy.

Demi Liu
University of Washington, Department of Chemistry


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


Pacific Science Center

200 Second Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98109