Sunday, 16 February 2014: 11:00 AM-5:00 PM
Riverside Center (Hyatt Regency Chicago)Browse interactive tabletop exhibits, learn about cool science jobs, and have your questions answered by experts convened by AAAS. This free event is open to all but is organized especially for middle and high school students. All events will take place Saturday and Sunday, 16-17 February. This community science showcase featuring hands-on demonstrations and other family and kid-friendly activities shines a spotlight on a broad range of formal and informal science educators who promote an interest in science among the general public. It is a FREE event for the general public, and it is one of our most popular.
Linda Hosler, AAAS
Feces Save SpeciesRachel Santymire, Director, Davee Center for Epidemiology and Endocrinology, Lincoln Park Zoo
Cheetah-inspired Running Robots: Learning from NatureSangbae Kim, Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Wacky Weather and the Melting Arctic: Are They Connected?Jennifer Francis, Research Professor, Institute of Marine and Coastal Sciences, Rutgers University
Future Energy: Taking On Humankindís Greatest ChallengeSeth Darling, Scientist, Center for Nanoscale Materials, Argonne National Laboratory
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