Included in General Admission | Current science gets up close and personal at Meet a Scientist. This program, held on the second and fourth Saturdays of each month, features local scientists who share their research and knowledge with you through hands-on activities and conversation. Meet a Scientist exclusively features professionals who are OMSI Science Communication Fellows.
February 24 Topics
- Food scientist Seth shares the secrets of jams and jellies.
- Join Prarthana and learn how zebrafish are used as model animals in Toxicology.
- Get ready to tie-dye some ocean currents with Jenessa and watch them whirl! Come learn about water properties like salt and temperature –and how they propel ocean circulation from the equator to the poles.
- Explore what ocean mud can tell us about past conditions and events on Earth with Cara.