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Adult events in #cambscifest

These are events for big kids – like you and me.  I know it’s long – don’t get overwhelmed, just take it in piece by piece.

T minus one week, folks.  See you all there.

P.S. Want to help out?  We still need volunteers bit.ly/csfvolunteer.

Adult Events…

Friday, April 20, 2012
10:00am-5:00pm   Free Day at the MIT Museum   Participate in hands-on…
10:30am-11:30am  Everything You Wanted to Know About Slide Rules   …
6:00pm-9:00pm  Level Up: Gambit Game Night  Come celebrate the 5 year…
7:00pm-9:00pm   What if…?: Alternative Histories of Science    Imagine that…
7:00pm-10:00pm  Awesome Foundation Mega Event   Come hear recent…
8:00pm-11:00pm  Urban Astronomy   In spite of bright lights and restricted…

Saturday, April 21, 2012
1:00pm-5:00pm  Robots Gone Wild   Bugs, birds, and cheetahs, oh my! Take…
1:00pm-5:00pm  Artisan’s Asylum Open House   Come and check out the…
2:00pm-3:30pm  The Race for What’s Left: The Global Scramble for the…
4:00pm-6:00pm  Rivers of Ice: What’s Your Question?   Glaciers in the high…

Sunday, April 22, 2012
1:00pm-4:00pm  Science of Sports  Dive into workshops, demonstrations…
4:00pm-Sunday, April 29 6:00pm  Artisan’s Asylum Trebuchet Design Challenge

Monday, April 23, 2012
5:30pm-7:30pm  Science of Eating Local  Please join us at Catalyst…
6:00pm-7:30pm  Mentor-Mentee Partnerships: How seasoned and early…
6:00pm-8:00pm   Chemistry of Food   Explore the science of food and drink…
6:30pm – 8:00pm   Growing Science: How out-of-school time programs…
6:30pm-8:30pm  Science Trivia Night at Tommy Doyle’s   Come by for a fun…
7:00pm-8:30pm  Reception for To Extremes: Public Art in a Changing World
7:00pm-8:30pm  Syrup, Seeds, and Bees: Exploring Links in Maple Ecology
7:00pm-9:00pm  Emerson Science-Art-Media Showcase  Join us at Emerson…

Tuesday, April 24, 2012
8:00am-9:15am  Urban Wild Ecosystems  Join Friends of Alewife Reservation…
10:00am-4:30pm   Standing Up for Science Media Workshop   Are you…
12:00pm-1:00pm  Culinary Chemistry: Rising to the Occasion  Have some fun…
3:00pm-4:00pm  MIT Museum Revealed: Spotlight on Holography   The MIT…
3:45pm-5:30pm  6th Annual Vertex Networking and Industry Session  We…
4:30pm-7:00pm   Draper Prize Lecture    Imagine your day without LCDS!…
6:00pm-8:30pm   Careers in Science: Speed Networking Event   The…
6:30pm-8:00pm  Multiple Sclerosis: Moving Towards a Cure   Come learn…
7:00pm-8:30pm   Charles Duhigg, and the Power of Habit  Charles Duhigg is…
7:00pm-9:00pm   Story Collider  The Story Collider is a live show featuring…

Wednesday, April 25, 2012
12:00pm-1:00pm  Culinary Chemistry: Pop and Fizz   Have some fun with…
3:00pm-4:00pm  MIT Museum Revealed: Sampling Innovation  The MIT…
5:00pm-7:30pm  The Science of Illusion   Can you imagine the science behind…
6:00pm-9:00pm   Science Trivia Challenge   Take on a live team trivia quiz…
7:00pm-9:00pm   Dangerous Encounters: The Hunt for Asteroids   Near-Earth…
7:30pm-9:30pm   Remembering HM   At the age of 27, Henry Molaison…

Thursday, April 26, 2012
12:00pm-1:00pm  Culinary Chemistry: Adventures in Chocolate  Have some…
12:00pm-1:00pm  Biology Flash Mob  Come be a part of our giant-scale…
3:00pm-4:00pm  MIT Museum Revealed: Explore the Himalayas  The MIT…
3:00pm-8:00pm   Venture Cafe   Join us for a night of innovation at the…
4:00pm-5:00pm   Medical Simulation@MGH   Learn how realistic robot…
5:00pm-7:00pm  Akamai Open House   If you use the internet for anything…
6:00pm-8:00pm  Improbable Readings from the Ig Nobel Prizes  Dramatic…
6:00pm-9:00pm  Science for Sinners   Explore the science of sin in this “speed…
6:30pm-9:00pm  Cloud Computing: A Plain English Intro to the Cloud   What…
7:00pm-8:30pm  Health: What’s Race got to do with it?  Historically, human…
7:30pm-9:30pm  Remembering HM   At the age of 27, Henry Molaison became…

Friday, April 27, 2012
9:00am-12:00pm  Career Invigoration: Best Practices for Writing a Resume
10:00am-11:00am  Medical Simulation@MGH  Learn how realistic robot…
12:00pm-1:00pm  Culinary Chemistry: The Clover Food Lab  The MIT Museum…
1:00pm-5:00pm  Career Invigoration: Interviewing for Your Next Technical Job
3:00pm-4:00pm  MIT Museum Revealed: Undersea Robotics   The MIT…
7:30pm-9:30pm   Big Ideas for Busy People   Our standing-room only…
8:00pm-10:00pm   Remembering HM   At the age of 27, Henry Molaison…
All Day    Green Streets Initiative Walk/Ride Day  What do the words “seven…

Saturday, April 28, 2012
10:00am-4:00pm   New England Workshop on Science and Social Change:…
10:00am-10:00pm  CSF Star Party!!
10am-4pm   Rocket Day   Three.. Two… One.. Liftoff!
10am-4pm   Rocket Day – Solar Salvo!  Come join Harvard…
10am-4pm   Down To Earth Outer Space   Discover space research…
12pm-4pm   Cambridge Explores the Universe   Become an…
4pm-10pm   National Astronomy Day Celebration   The Clay Center…
1:00pm-4:00pm   Introductory Scratch Workshop for Educators   …
2:00pm-3:00pm   Human Origins from a DNA Perspective  Svante Paabo is a…
2:00pm-4:00pm   Author Talk, Matthew Pearl’s The Technologists  Join New…
3:00pm-5:00pm   Remembering HM   At the age of 27, Henry Molaison…
6:00pm-9:00pm   Do It Yourself Game Design   Does your family game night…
7:00pm-9:00pm   DIYDS!! Premiere Public Film Screening  The Premiere…
8:00pm-10:00pm  Remembering HM   At the age of 27, Henry Molaison…

Sunday, April 29, 2012
12:00pm-4:00pm   Paper-Based Electronic Art  Come learn about materials…
1:00pm-4:00pm  Interactive Ideas Fair   For the Festival’s final day, the MIT…
1:00pm-5:00pm  Fishing for Sustainability in New England  Join us for…
2:00pm-4:00pm   Remembering HM   At the age of 27, Henry Molaison…
3:00pm-6:00pm   Author Talk, How the Hippies Saved Physics   Join David…
4:00pm-6:00pm   Artisan’s Asylum Trebuchet Design Challenge Competition

Exhibits
Annosphere, Cambridge Public Library
A Walk Through Geologic Time, MIT along Memorial Drive
To Extremes, Maseeh Hall

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