Explorit Science Center, Davis, California
EXPLORIT EVENTS and HAPPENINGS!
➣ Wednesday, September 7, 2016:
Award Winning Author Thor Hanson
for a FREE, PUBLIC LECTURE speaking about his book
"Feathers: The Evolution of a Natural Miracle"
PLEASE MARK YOUR CALENDAR for this entertaining, multi media event
Hanson's talk will fascinate anyone interested in birds and their feathers, conservation biology, and the ancient and modern cultural uses of feathers. Hanson works as a biologist in the Pacific Northwest. Read more ...
This event is partially funded by the Frank H. and Eva B. Buck Foundation and by Genentech and is part of Explorit's Feathers In Your World Community Science Project.
"Feathers" can be purchased at The Avid Reader in downtown Davis (617 2nd St, Davis, CA 95616) and will be available for purchase and signing at the September 7th lecture.
➣ Friday, October 28, 2016:
** SUPPORT EXPLORIT AND JOIN US AT OUR MAJOR FALL FUNDRAISER **
Award Winning Author Andrea Wulf
"The Invention of Nature."
Wulf travels Europe and the US to talk about this, her most recent book, that has received rave reviews for its scholarship, and its prose: "A pleasure to read ... excellent ... Buckle up and prepare your self for Andrea Wulf's hugely enjoyable voyage of discovery ... rip-roaring yarn ... vivid prose ... fine book." --The Ecologist.
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June13 thru August 19, 2016
Summer-Learning Fun At Explorit, 3141 5th Street, Davis See Video
Programs for School and other Groups
For the general public - visit Explorit's Exploration Gallery
The Nano Exhibits with signage in English and Spanish are on display as well as "Water in Our World" and other exploration activities!
Our hands-on gallery is is filling up with experiments and investigations! Try this Water Quiz before you visit!
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