Start Talking Science

Exhibitions and Special Events
Thursday, September 26, 2019
6:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m.
Science History Institute
315 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
United States

Interested in dark energy? Talk about it with an astronomer. Intrigued by cocaine addiction? Discuss it with a neuroscientist. Ever wonder why birds have such colorful feathers? Ask an ornithologist!

Start Talking Science is an unprecedented opportunity for you to meet local scientists and academics and discuss their groundbreaking research. Nerd out about all things science over tasty snacks, and get a chance to explore all the amazing research projects going on in the City of Brotherly Love.

Read the Distillations interview with Start Talking Science board member Marion Leary.

About Start Talking Science

Start Talking Science is a free public event where STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) researchers present down-to-earth scientific information to the community. They aim to increase the public awareness of—and interest in—cutting-edge, local research in order to make STEM more accessible and to foster insightful conversations and connections.

This event is free, and no registration is required. For more information contact Alexis Pedrick at 215.873.8293 or