This award-winning lecture series features scientists whose passion for their work inspires us all. Each event involves a lecture by a Yale professor and engaging science demonstrations by Yale college students. Science on Saturdays provides an opportunity for Yale scientists and residents of New Haven and beyond to come together over a shared sense of wonder. Past topics have included “Why Birds Are Dinosaurs,” “Nu Frontiers in Neutrino Physics,” and “Chaperonins: Molecular Origami Machines.”
Spring 2019 Schedule
Saturday, Feburary 9th: Daniel Colon Ramos (Neuroscience/Cell Biology)
Fall 2018 Schedule
Saturday, September 22nd: Alanna Schepartz (Chemistry),“What do proteins and Nylon have in common?”
Time: Demonstrations by Synapse of Yale Scientific Magazine from 10am - 11am; Talk from 11am - noon.