Fake Out: The Science of Deception

Philadelphia Science Festival
Tuesday, April 25, 2017
6:30 p.m.–9:00 p.m.
Chemical Heritage Foundation
315 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
United States

See if you can determine fact from fiction in this engaging Philadelphia Science Festival program all about the science of deception.

Go behind the scenes of the world’s most convincing tricks as you uncover the secret science behind artificial sweeteners, animal mimicry, artistic forgeries, and more!

Reservation required. Tickets are $5 presale, $10 at the door.


The Philadelphia Science Festival is a nine-day, communitywide celebration of science taking place April 21-29, featuring lectures, debates, hands-on activities, special exhibitions, and a variety of other informal science education experiences for Philadelphians of all ages.