Capital Science Evening Lectures
Tuesday, March 7, 2017 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Since releasing its first images of space 5 years ago, the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) has produced many exciting and fundamental results, enabling transformational...
Capital Science Evening Lectures
Monday, December 5, 2016 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
For several decades, Dr. Elizabeth Loftus has been manufacturing memories in unsuspecting minds. Sometimes this involves changing details of events that someone actually experienced.  Other...
Broad Branch Road Neighborhood Lectures
Tuesday, November 15, 2016 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Please note that tickets are not required and seating is first come, first serve. Tickets from Eventbrite enable you to skip the sign-in process at the  door,  but do not guarantee a seat....
Capital Science Evening Lectures
Wednesday, November 2, 2016 - 6:30pm to 7:45pm
NOTICE: DR. PIERS SELLERS LECTURE "CREATING THE SCIENCE OF GLOBAL ECOLOGY" HAS BEEN CANCELED AND REPLACED BY DR. GREG ASNER'S LECTURE "EXPLORING AND MANAGING EARTH FROM...
Broad Branch Road Neighborhood Lectures
Thursday, October 20, 2016 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Please note that tickets are not required and seating is first come, first serve. Tickets from Eventbrite enable you to skip the sign-in process at the door, but do not guarantee a seat. ...
Special Events
Thursday, October 20, 2016 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
(doors open at 5:30)   Dialogues with Nature - A Presentation by Photographer Frans Lanting Hailed as one of the great photographers of our time, Frans Lanting has...
Capital Science Evening Lectures
Thursday, October 13, 2016 - 6:30pm to 7:45pm
KAVLI PRIZE LAUREATE LECTURE Everyone learns in school that DNA is the genetic coding material  found in all organisms. However, the information storage capacity that enables DNA to...
Capital Science Evening Lectures
Thursday, September 29, 2016 - 6:30pm to 7:45pm
Everything in nature is regulated—from the number of vital molecules found in our bloodstreams to the number of lions living on an African savanna. Over the past 50 years, two revolutions...
Special Events
Monday, June 13, 2016 - 6:45pm to 7:45pm
Twenty-five years ago, a small team of Philippine and US scientists worked feverishly to forecast what newly-awakened Mount Pinatubo might do, and to alert everyone from indigenous peoples to high...
Capital Science Evening Lectures
Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 6:45pm to 8:00pm
What do fish fossils tell us about the human body? Ancient fossils, like the Tiktaalik roseae that Dr. Shubin discovered, illustrate the transitional form between fish and land animals. ...

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