Navigation Links
First Atlanta Science Festival set for 2014
Date:5/17/2013

Atlanta residents of all ages will celebrate the science and technology of the region and its impact on our daily lives during the inaugural Atlanta Science Festival, March 22-29, 2014. With scientists, engineers and educators from local museums, corporations, K-12 schools and universities, the festival will host more than 40 different events for children and adults at venues across the city. Learn more at http://atlantasciencefestival.org.

The annual Atlanta Science Festival is a collaboration of scientific, educational, corporate, civic, cultural and community organizations led by founding partners Emory University, Georgia Institute of Technology, The Atlanta Science Tavern and the Metro Atlanta Chamber.

"Whether you're a self-proclaimed science-lover or simply fascinated by the how the world works, we invite you to share in this celebration of 'the curious' in all of us," says Jordan Rose, the festival's managing director and associate director at the Emory College Center for Science Education. "There's something for everyone: comedy, art, poetry, food, lasers, stars, gardens, dinosaurs and more."

Participants will explore science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) through hands-on activities, facility tours, stimulating presentations and riveting performances. The festival week culminates with an Exploration Expo at Centennial Olympic Park on March 29, 2014, where more than 20,000 attendees are expected to enjoy interactive activities, workshops and performances.

"The Atlanta Science Festival is the perfect addition to Atlanta's ever-growing STEM community," says David Hartnett, festival chairperson and vice president of Bioscience-Health IT, Economic Development, Metro Atlanta Chamber. "The weeklong festival will link science with other fields of inquiry by connecting the arts, education and bioscience industry through showcasing Atlanta's r
'/>"/>

Contact: Beverly Clark, Emory
beverly.clark@emory.edu
404-712-8780
Georgia Institute of Technology
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2

Related biology news :

1. Kessler Foundation implements Ekso Bionics first commercial robotic exoskeleton
2. Research reveals first evidence of hunting by prehistoric Ohioans
3. First model of how buds grow into leaves
4. American College of Rheumatology releases first classification criteria for polymyalagia rheumatica
5. Ottawa researchers to lead world-first clinical trial of stem cell therapy for septic shock
6. First complete full genetic map of promising energy crop
7. FirstMark Announces New Hire Jay Houtman as Southeast Regional Sales Manager
8. FirstMark Exhibiting at the Inaugural Atlanta Clinical Cardiology Update
9. New technology tracks sparrow migration for first time from California to Alaska
10. First mass extinction linked to marine anoxia
11. Scientists complete first-ever emperor penguin count from space
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/30/2014)... is paving the way for a breakthrough that ... troops exposed to poisonous chemicalsparticularly those in pesticides ... the current issue of the journal ChemBioChem ... are compounds commonly used in pesticides and warfare ... School of Engineering Associate Professor of Chemical and ...
(Date:7/30/2014)... potential effects of climate change on the world,s ... wrong factors, according to a new paper by ... University of Queensland, and other organizations. The authors ... missing the point when it comes to climate ... change scientists focus on the "direct" threats of ...
(Date:7/30/2014)... pleased to announce its new relationship with the International ... CINP will partner to publish International Journal of ... journal. , Alan Frazer, Editor-in-Chief of IJNP ... of OUP will further facilitate the goal for the ... leading journals within neuropsychopharmacology. The conversion of the ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Engineering a protein to prevent brain damage from toxic agents 2Conservation scientists asking wrong questions on climate change impacts on wildlife 2OUP to partner with the International College of Neuropsychopharmacology 2
... doesn,t stop at borders. Mexico, the U.S., and Canada ... and resource problems. In an effort to promote active ... of Geoscience and the Institute of Geology of the ... Mxico; UNAM) are hosting the 108th meeting of GSA,s ...
... (NIMML) research team at Virginia Tech has discovered important ... (CLA) in treating Crohn,s disease, a form of inflammatory ... acid found in meat and dairy products known for ... collaboration with the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepathology at ...
... MD FASEB MARC (Maximizing Access to Research Careers) ... Experimental Biology 2012 (EB 2012) meeting in San Diego, ... meant to promote the entry of underrepresented minority students, ... science community and to encourage the participation of young ...
Cached Biology News:Geological Society of America Cordilleran section meets in the heart of Mexico 2Geological Society of America Cordilleran section meets in the heart of Mexico 3Geological Society of America Cordilleran section meets in the heart of Mexico 4Researchers discover novel therapy for Crohn's disease 2MARC travel awards announced for EB 2012 2MARC travel awards announced for EB 2012 3MARC travel awards announced for EB 2012 4MARC travel awards announced for EB 2012 5
(Date:7/31/2014)... Chicago, IL (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 ... wave of automation across the U.S., increasing unemployment, ... middle class. It is a Catch 22—we ... internationally, but this means fewer jobs,” says economist ... the just-released Pollina Corporate Top 10 Pro-Business States ...
(Date:7/31/2014)... Boston’s Adult Stem Cell Technology Center, ... adult stem cell biotechnologies. Currently the company holds ... additional patent applications currently under examination by the U.S. ... two of the most vexing problems in adult stem ... cells are difficult to identify; and they have been ...
(Date:7/30/2014)... 30, 2014 W. R. Grace ... of the REVELERIS® Prep purification system , ... chromatographers, and other researchers to perform both flash ... unit. , With the REVELERIS® Prep purification system, ... chromatography modes with a simple touch of the ...
(Date:7/30/2014)... 30, 2014  Replikins Ltd. today released new data ... virus. Before the current outbreaks, the mean Ebola Reston ... acids) between 1995 and 2002 was 1.1; the mean ... and sixteen-fold in 2013, thus predicting the current outbreaks ... has been shown to be able to predict outbreaks ...
Breaking Biology Technology:ITRA Global Affiliate’s Pollina Corporate Top 10 Pro-Business States Minimize the Impact of Automation on Middle Class and Unemployment 2ITRA Global Affiliate’s Pollina Corporate Top 10 Pro-Business States Minimize the Impact of Automation on Middle Class and Unemployment 3ITRA Global Affiliate’s Pollina Corporate Top 10 Pro-Business States Minimize the Impact of Automation on Middle Class and Unemployment 4The Adult Stem Cell Technology Center, LLC Launches A Marketing Campaign To License Adult Stem Cell Biotechnologies 2The Adult Stem Cell Technology Center, LLC Launches A Marketing Campaign To License Adult Stem Cell Biotechnologies 3Grace Launches New REVELERIS® Prep Purification System 2
... 11 Nikon Instruments Inc. has,provided an in-kind ... of Agriculture, Forestry and Life Sciences biological,sciences department ... will,be the first of its kind in the ... systems Nikon Instruments Inc. has installed,anywhere in the ...
... China, Nov. 11 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ --,China Biologic Products, Inc. ... of the leading plasma-based pharmaceutical companies in the,People,s ... will host a,conference call at 10:00 a.m. EST ... quarter 2008 results., Hosting the call will ...
... testing using dried blood spot,specimens, BASKING RIDGE, N.J., ... Hooper Holmes (Amex: HH ), today announced,certification of ... Program (NGSP)., Heritage Labs uses two blood testing ... and the other for testing dried blood,spots (DBS), both ...
Cached Biology Technology:Nikon Instruments Provides Donation to Help Clemson University Start New Core Microscopy Facility 2Nikon Instruments Provides Donation to Help Clemson University Start New Core Microscopy Facility 3China Biologic Products Announces Third Quarter 2008 Results Conference Call 2Heritage Labs Announces A1c Test Certification Milestone 2Heritage Labs Announces A1c Test Certification Milestone 3
... Error-free cloning of BAC (100+kb), fosmid ... Greater insert stability than any othe BAC ... for high yields and easy recombinant DNA ... or transcription-free (pSMART VC) vectors for the ...
... cloning of BAC (100+kb), fosmid (40kb), and ... stability than any othe BAC vector. On ... yields and easy recombinant DNA purification. Available ... (pSMART VC) vectors for the highest insert ...
Mouse Exodus 2 - 12kDa...
TGF-beta 2 MAb (Clone 8607)...
Biology Products: