Events & Programs

 

Science in the City

Join us for an evening program that celebrates the latest in scientific research and technological innovation.

Science in the City invites experts from local organizations to discuss timely topics in science and technology and how they affect our community. Each event features a presentation designed for general audiences followed by a discussion. Some events include exciting extras such as IMAX® documentary showings, planetarium demonstrations, or even hands-on activities to further explore the evening’s topic.

Revolutionizing Age-Old Industries: Energy and Agriculture

Sept 25 – Come discover how revolutionizing new developments offer the potential of global change in energy and agriculture. Learn more

Angst: Raising Awareness Around Anxiety

Oct 2 – Join us for a special screening of the film Angst, created to help break the stigma around anxiety and open up the conversation around mental health. Learn more

Salish Sea in Focus

Oct 4 – Join Joe Gaydos, Science Director of the SeaDoc Society, as he guies us on a visually striking multimedia adventure through the Salish Sea to explore the species and locales that make the local ecosystem so special. Learn More

 

Here’s a taste of what you’ll discover at Science In The City:

Science in the City presents the Global Health and Development lecture series: On the second Tuesday of every month, the Global Health and Development lecture features a presentation by a scientist or researcher who is working on scalable solutions to address global health problems. All Global Health and Development lectures are free and have drinks available for purchase. Our key partners in the series are the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and the Washington Global Health Alliance.

Currently scheduled events are listed below. Make sure to check back frequently for newly listed events. Subscribe to our email list at the bottom of this page to receive monthly event announcements and updates.

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Upcoming Events

september 2018

25sep7:00 pm9:00 pmRevolutionizing Age-Old Industries: Energy and AgricultureCome discover how revolutionizing new developments offer the potential of global change in energy and agriculture.7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

october 2018

02oct7:00 pm9:00 pmSpecial Screening of Angst: Raising Awareness Around AnxietyJoin Pacific Science Center for a special screening of Angst: Raising Awareness Around Anxiety, a film created to help break the stigma around anxiety and open up the conversation around mental health.7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

04oct6:00 pm9:00 pmSalish Sea in Focus: An Evening with SeaDoc SocietyJoin Joe Gaydos, Science Director of the SeaDoc Society, as he guides us on a visually striking, multimedia adventure through the Salish Sea to explore the species and locales that make the local ecosystem so special.6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

09oct7:00 pm9:00 pmTuberculosis TreatmentThe Global Health and Development lecture series presents Peter Small, Founding Director of Stony Brook University's Global Health Institute as he discusses tuberculosis.7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

17oct7:00 pm10:00 pmScience and a Movie: The Return of the Living DeadPacific Science Center joins Central Cinema in presenting one of the finest zom-coms of all time.7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

december 2018

11dec7:00 pm9:00 pmThe Global Nature of NursingThe Global Health and Development lecture series presents Azita Emami, Dean of the UW's College of Nursing as she discusses the importance of educating nurses in a wide variety of cultures.7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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Science in the City is made possible with generous support from: The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Intellectual Ventures, and the Southern Imagination Foundation. Additional support comes from more than 1,500 donors to the Science Center’s 2016/17 Annual Fund. Click here to learn more about ways you can support Science in the City and Pacific Science Center.

Speakers and topics subject to change without notice. 

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