Astronomy Lecture Series
Monday, April 11, 2022 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Over the past two decades, astronomy has made stunning achievements that have exceeded even the most seasoned scientists’ predictions. New discoveries about black holes, planets in and beyond...
Carnegie Digital Series
Wednesday, March 23, 2022 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Join us to learn from Carnegie Earth and Planets Laboratory scientist Dr. Peter Driscoll about Earth’s magnetic field. Earth's magnetic field is generated by convective motion in the...
Carnegie Digital Series
Artist's concept of a super-puff transiting its star by Robin Dienel, courtesy of the Carnegie Institution for Science.
Monday, February 28, 2022 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm
Join us to learn from Carnegie Earth and Planets Laboratory astronomer Dr. Peter Gao about cotton candy-like planets called super-puffs. The adorably named bodies have been confounding scientists...
Carnegie Digital Series
Tidestromia oblongifolia in winter, Death Valley National Park, CA, USA, Photo by Seung Yon (Sue) Rhee, Copyright 2018, Creative Commons CC BY 4.0"
Tuesday, January 25, 2022 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Join us to learn from Dr. Sue Rhee about a hardy plant that thrives in the extreme conditions of California’s Death Valley National Park. Plants are essential to life on Earth and provide us...
Carnegie Digital Series
Thursday, October 28, 2021 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Join us to learn from Carnegie Earth and Planets Laboratory astronomer Dr. Alycia Weinberger about an exciting new instrument in development for the telescopes of Carnegie's Las Campanas...
Wednesday, September 29, 2021 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Embedded deep in the brain's temporal lobe, the hippocampus plays a major role in learning and memory. Dr. John O'Keefe’s research was critical to revealing its importance for...
Tuesday, September 28, 2021 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Ice cubes melt when taken out of the freezer. But what if water could persist in the solid state when left on the kitchen counter? This unusual water would be called metastable. Long-term...
Carnegie Digital Series
Friday, July 9, 2021 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm
Join us to learn about materials physics from Carnegie scientist Sally Tracy. Tracy uses cutting-edge experimental and analytical techniques to understand the fundamental physical behavior of...
Tuesday, June 8, 2021 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Professor Hell received the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 2014 "for the development of super-resolved fluorescence microscopy," and the Kavli Prize in nanoscience that same year for his...
Carnegie Digital Series
Thursday, May 20, 2021 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Join us for an hour-long conversation between Carnegie Science President, Eric Isaacs, and science evangelist, Ainissa Ramirez. Often when we discuss the development of chemicals and substances,...

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