Upcoming Events

April 14, 2019

Science of Local Food Scavenger Hunt

Take a self-guided scavenger hunt through the Boston Public Market. Explore the science and technology behind local food and farming. Cost: Free. Drop in.
April 14, 2019

Feminist Bird Club Bird Walk

Join Feminist Bird Club, an inclusive bird watching club, on a walk through one of the best bird hotspots in the city, Mount Auburn Cemetery. Learn […]
April 14, 2019
Nose picking

“Spit for Science and Nose Pick for Progress: The Human Microbiome Comes Alive at Forsyth”

Join Forsyth microbiologists to learn about the bacteria that live on your body. Over 700 types of “bugs” are found in human mouths! Attendees will have […]
April 14, 2019

MIT’s Infinite Solar System

Bring your curiosity and tour our Solar System from the Sun to Pluto, scaled to their actual sizes and distances. Learn more online!  Experience for yourself […]
April 14, 2019

April Bird Walk

Join Arboretum gardener, Brendan Keegan, for an easy walk through the landscape. As we walk, we’ll talk about breeding behavior, the competitive reality of bird song, […]
April 13, 2019

Teen Science Café

Connect with scientists and each other in an evening of discussion and activities. Dinner provided. For high school students. Cost: Free. Online registration required. Registration here. 
April 13, 2019

One Whole Step for Man: Songs of Space Travel

Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing! Our intergenerational, intergalactic chorus will be presenting a program of twenty songs about the history, challenges, and […]
April 13, 2019

Drawing Daffodils: Exploring the Botany Behind the Art

Have you ever dissected a flower? Do you know what a corona and a corolla are? Join botanical artists, Join botanical artists, Bobbi Angell and Beverly […]
April 13, 2019

Cosmos VR: Exploring the Simulated Universe in Virtual Reality

When you think big, you might think of our Solar System, or maybe even our galaxy – but our cosmos is far, far more vast than […]