Every month, the Secret Science Club at Brooklyn’s Bell house welcomes the hippest science lovers in New York to its free events including music, drinks, films, and lectures. Previous talks have included everything from marine biology to mathematical sociology. The Secret Science club is only open to 21+ with ID. Click here to see their website, [...]
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PUT YOUR GLOWSTICKS IN THE AIR…. This Saturday, the American Museum of Natural History will open their doors on ‘Creatures of Light’ (‘Creatures of Light’ at American Museum of Natural History – NYTimes.com.), an exhibit exploring the phenomenon of bioluminescence, in a series of simulations of fireflies, glowworms, jellyfish and other mesmerizing creatures. Because, let’s [...]
Every year, the FIRST Robotics Competition is held at the Javits Center as part of the New York Regional. The competition is culmination of months of hard work in which high school students and their mentors attempt to build and program robots to participate in custom-designed FRC games. This year’s game, named ever so cleverly, [...]
Price: $6 adults; $5 children, students & seniors, plus NYSCI admission. (NYSCI Premium, Family Plus, Extended Family and Donor Members: $5 adults, $4 children Phone: (718) 699-0005 Age Suitability: Kids and up Dive underwater and view one of nature’s greatest migration spectacles in this digital 3D adventure. Filmed off the coast of South Africa, this 20-minute film explores [...]
Sign the Position Statement – Syringe Exchange Program Ban Position Statement. This December, Congress reinstated a ban on the use of federal funds for Syringe Exchange Programs (SEPS), both domestically and internationally. However, the research has shown time and again that these programs are hugely effective in the prevention of HIV/AIDS among its highest-risk communities. [...]
JUST TRIAL AND ERROR // Official Trailer 3′ // JMT Films Distribution – YouTube. Hey All, The Rubin Museum of Art has an amazing series this year called Brainwave 2012, a variety of lectures and film screenings that invites us (if we dare!) to examine perception, consciousness and memory. Tonight, (although SOLD OUT unless you [...]
The New York Academy of Science offers free podcast downloads on fascinating science-related topics. Learn about the anthropology of virtual gaming worlds, sustainable city farming, the future of the automobile, and much more! Science & the City Podcasts | The New York Academy of Sciences.