THIS EVENT IS IN THE PAST!
Senior Monday 'Afternoon Scholars Lecture' + IMAX Film
- When Monday, December 5, 2011 at 12:30 p.m.
- Where Reuben H. Fleet Science Center
- Age limit All ages
- Categories Films
- Cost $7
Above: Graphic Logo for Reuben H. Fleet Science Center.
Seniors can visit the Fleet on the quietest day of the month for a big discount! Admission is just $7 for a special science lecture, IMAX film, and access to all of the exhibit galleries on December 5, 2011.
There will be a 12:30 PM lecture on the International Year of Chemistry 2011 "Exploring Nanotechnology, Clean Energy Production, Advances in Health Care and Environment."
Chemistry is at the heart of how life is defined (DNA), is harnessed to keep us healthy (medicine), powers the planet (petroleum, batteries, solar cells, etc.) and led to the discovery of new materials that opened the frontiers of the space age.
Dr. David Brown, Professor of Chemistry at Southwestern College will discuss the impact that chemistry has on all our lives and will present exciting examples of how chemistry is advancing the quality of life for all on the planet. At 2:00 PM there will be an IMAX film viewing of “Forces of Nature.” Witness the Earth at its most powerful in this IMAX adventure.
Reuben H. Fleet Science Center: Google Map.