Come celebrate the Science Center's 5th birthday! This is your chance to experience Tasteberries, the fruits that play tricks on your taste buds. Professor John Stein will explain how the berry works, then it's your turn to experiment!
When: Wednesday, March 5th; Registration begins at 5:30pm; Event begins at 6:00pm Where: Science Center, 3rd floor, Sciences Library Online Registration required: http://goo.gl/jleLJ7
A Science Cafe with The Triple Helix and the Science Center When: February 19, 12-1PM Where: Science Center, 3rd Floor Sciences Library *Free Pizza!*
Balancing Family and Science: A Conversation with Dr. Sharon Swartz
Dr. Sharon Swartz, a professor in the Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology and the School of Engineering at Brown, will lead a conversation about the complex challenges of combining a career in science with family life. We'll talk about timing of professional and (Distributed February 15, 2014)
From the classic hand turkey to Velcro to complex nanotubes drawing on viral capsids -- humans have been looking to nature for answers for many moons. Are you one of them? In the world of design, using biomimicry means incorporating elements of an organically occurring system.