On the first Wednesday of every month, this popular after-hours series brings together inquisitive minds for an informal evening of cocktails and conversation about cutting-edge science topics with experts from the field.
The SciCafe series is proudly sponsored by Judy and Josh Weston.
May 7, 2014
Stanford University biologist Deborah Gordon will discuss her research on ant colonies to investigate systems that operate without central control.
June 4, 2014
Join Samuel Wang, associate professor of neuroscience and molecular biology at Princeton, as he explains brain dysfunction that is developmentally “upstream” of the many problems found in autistic brains.
April 2, 2014
Yale University comparative psychologist Laurie Santos explores the roots of human irrationality by watching the way our primate relatives make decisions.
March 5, 2014
Join Museum Curator John Sparks and Research Associates David Gruber (CUNY) and Vincent Pieribone (Yale) for an undersea adventure!
February 5, 2014
Join Curator and Chair of the Astrophysics Department, Ben R. Oppenheimer, as he discusses the first remote reconnaissance of another solar system.
January 8, 2014
New research provides evidence that dinosaurs evolved the brainpower necessary for flight well before they actually took to the air as birds.
December 4, 2013
Join anthropologist Fatimah Jackson to discuss the fascinating story of co-evolution between plants and humans.