Teen Programs

Teen SciCafe

May 3, 2017

Students listening to lecture by Scientist

Do you want to learn about what research scientists are doing out in the field? Join us for interactive discussions with scientists from across the country to learn about their research and how it relates to the world we live in!

Wednesday, May 3, 2017 - Ghost Snakes of Madagascar

Wednesday, 5/3/17
*Free event & refreshments*

Frank T. Burbrink

Frank T. Burbrink


Speaker: Frank Burbrink - Associate Curator, American Museum of Natural History

Join herpetologist and Museum Curator Frank Burbrink on a journey to the remote forests of Madagascar, where his team recently discovered several new species of reptiles, including the elusive “ghost snake.” Hear tales of work in the field and learn how DNA analysis helps identify new species in the lab.

Date: Wednesday, May 3rd
Time: 4:30-6pm - Doors open at 4pm
Location: The American Museum of Natural History (AMNH)
Entry: TBD - Will be included in your reminder email prior to the event

*Free admission & refreshments*

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The SciCafe Series is proudly sponsored by Judy and Josh Weston.

Teen SciCafe: Ghost Snakes of Madagascar and related activities are generously supported by the Science Education Partnership Award (SEPA) program of the National Institutes of Health (NIH).