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April 2018

Highlights Tour by Harvard Students

April 22, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until April 22, 2018

One event on April 13, 2018 at 12:30pm

One event on April 20, 2018 at 12:30pm

Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology, 11 Divinity Avenue Cambridge USA + Google Map
$12

Tour Harvard's Peabody Museum guided by a Harvard student. Visit towering Native American totem poles and precious artifacts of the ancient world. See life-size casts of Maya monuments and changing exhibitions such as Wiyohpiyata: Lakota Images of the Contested West, featuring 19th-century warrior art, and Digging Veritas, which explores the archaeology of colonial Harvard, Arts of War: Artistry in Weapons across Cultures, and Ocarinas of the Americas: Music Made in Clay. Tours visit highlights on the first, third and fourth…

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The Art & Science of Beer with Gique and Guinness

April 22, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Glass House, 450 Kendall Street
Cambridge, MA 02142 United States
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$35

Gique's Art & Science of Beer Event brings people together to celebrate the art & science of craft beer in an effort to raise money and awareness for our educational programs. Join us during the 2018 Cambridge Science Festival for a private Guinness beer tasting experience, plus an art and history lesson with a Guinness Brewery Ambassador and Certified Cicerone. We will have delicious oysters from Glass House while enjoying our beer samples, enjoying great food & company, together! Learn…

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Red and Blue, Bitter and Sweet by SYREN Modern Dance

April 22, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Cambridge Public Library, 449 Broadway
Cambridge, MA 02138 United States
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Free

SYREN is honored to share the company's acclaimed repertoire piece: "Red and Blue, Bitter and Sweet" with audiences at the Cambridge Science Festival. The dance was inspired by quantum mechanics and explores complex scientific theory in a dynamic and fresh way. "Red and Blue, Bitter and Sweet" premiered in NYC in 2017 to a sold out audience. All are welcome to ponder the Universe we live in regardless of age or education level! SYREN leaps, spins, and lifts audiences up…

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The Women Who Mapped the Stars

April 22, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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One event on April 20, 2018 at 8:00pm

One event on April 21, 2018 at 3:00pm

One event on April 21, 2018 at 8:00pm

One event on April 22, 2018 at 2:00pm

Central Square Theater, 450 Mass Ave Cambridge USA + Google Map
$20 – $61

Late 1800s, Harvard College Observatory. “Computers” – women employed for half a man’s salary to analyze astronomic data — show us that the universe is larger than we ever dreamed. The thrilling story of five women who changed the way astronomers saw the universe – from scientist to scientist and generation to generation. The Women Who Mapped the Stars, a world premiere by Joyce Van Dyke, is the untold story of brave women in science who paved the way for…

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Make Your Own Field Journal

April 22, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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One event on April 22, 2018 at 12:30pm

One event on April 22, 2018 at 2:00pm

One event on April 22, 2018 at 3:30pm

Albertine Press, 1309 Cambridge Street Cambridge USA + Google Map
$20

Participants in each one hour workshop will have the opportunity to build their own field journal from start to finish. Print your own cover on our antique press, then fold and assemble the interior pages with a saddle stitch staple, and finally trim the book and round the corners for a soft-cover journal to record all of your observations, ideas, and sketches about the world around you. Limited to 10 participants in each time slot. Family friendly. Four sessions, starting…

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How Can Magnets Cook my Food? The Cool Science of Induction Stoves

April 22, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cambridge Public Library, 449 Broadway
Cambridge, MA 02138 United States
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Free

Come play with magnets and coils of wire to understand how they can create electricity and electromagnets! Then look inside an induction cooktop to see how those same ideas heat up the pans and then your food. Learn from the researchers at HEET (Home Energy Efficiency Team) why induction is faster, cleaner, safer and more efficient than gas and conventional electric, how these stoves can make the air in your home healthier for your family, and even fight climate change! Learn…

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Biodiversity in the Silent City – RESCHEDULED to 4/22!

April 22, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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One event on April 22, 2018 at 3:00pm

Free
Biodiversity in Cambridge

DUE TO WEATHER, THIS EVENT HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED TO SUNDAY 4/22, 3-5pm What a range of wildlife calls Mt. Auburn home! From bats to birds to bugs, researchers from Lesley University have been working to document the array of biodiversity in this unique garden cemetery that is also an urban wild. The two-hour program will include short presentations on research findings, interactive stations for adults and kids on conserving urban wildlife, and a guided nature walk with mist-netting demonstrations. DUE…

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Earth Day Exploration: Discovering the Wildlife Around Us

April 22, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Free

It's Earth Day, and Habitat is again part of the Cambridge Science Festival. Explore the sanctuary in search of plants and animals that share the Earth with us. With guidance from our naturalists, participants can use dip cups to explore the vernal pool, sweep nets to find insects in the meadow, and your eyesight to help us spot salamanders. Or just come by and say hello to our friendly goats! Participants will receive a map that will include our trail…

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Web of Life: From Aardvark to Zinnia

April 22, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 4:15 pm
Peabody School, 70 Rindge Ave Cambridge + Google Map
Free

Come hear an exciting collection of songs about the topical theme of weather and climate. The songs, in a variety of musical styles, are sung by an intergenerational chorus accompanied by a slideshow of song lyrics and wonderful artwork created by students in the Cambridge schools. There are songs about the five major extinction events, E.O. Wilson, each of the six biological kingdoms, types of biodiversity, and a mini-opera about a tree in the Amazon rain forest. These performances are…

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Make Your Own Field Journal

April 22, 2018 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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One event on April 22, 2018 at 12:30pm

One event on April 22, 2018 at 2:00pm

One event on April 22, 2018 at 3:30pm

Albertine Press, 1309 Cambridge Street Cambridge USA + Google Map
$20

Participants in each one hour workshop will have the opportunity to build their own field journal from start to finish. Print your own cover on our antique press, then fold and assemble the interior pages with a saddle stitch staple, and finally trim the book and round the corners for a soft-cover journal to record all of your observations, ideas, and sketches about the world around you. Limited to 10 participants in each time slot. Family friendly. Four sessions, starting…

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