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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.


Upcoming Offerings

SciCafe Nov14

SciCafe: Antibiotics and Obesity

November 5, 2014

Physician and microbiologist Martin Blaser will discuss how changes in the human microbiome brought on by microbe-killing behaviors such as overuse of antibiotics and hand sanitizers.


SciCafe: Imaging Space Rocks

December 3, 2014

Museum Curator Denton Ebel discusses the 2 and 3-dimensional imaging and analysis of meteorites and samples of Comet Wild 2 returned to Earth by the Stardust mission.

Past Offerings


Understanding Autism

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. 

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New York, NY 10024-5192
Phone: 212-769-5100

Open daily from 10 am - 5:45 pm
except on Thanksgiving and Christmas
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