Capital Science Evening Lectures
Wednesday, October 23, 2019 - 6:30pm
Microbial life does not always depend on access to sunlight. In fact, most microbial cells on Earth are buried in our continental crusts and hidden beneath our oceans. These life forms have only...
Broad Branch Road Neighborhood Lectures
Thursday, November 7, 2019 - 6:30pm
Symbiosis refers to mutually beneficial interactions between different organisms. Endosymbiosis is a type of symbiosis in which one organism lives inside another organism. Endosymbiotic relationships...
Capital Science Evening Lectures
Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 6:30pm
On New Year’s Day in 1925, a young Edwin Hubble released his finding that the Milky Way was not alone but instead accompanied by billions of other galaxies. Six years later, in a series of...

As part of Carnegie’s public outreach efforts, the institution hosts various science-related lectures, events, and seminars at its administration building in Washington, D.C., and at the Carnegie campuses on the East and West Coasts. These events are all free and open to the public, and provide an opportunity to hear from some of the most extraordinary researchers of our time. Many of our events are webcast live and/or recorded. Registration is required for some of the programs.