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Summary: Join Maker Ed for a hands-on making session at home! Ever wonder how your favorite cartoon characters come to life? It is done through the process of animation. Stop motion is one style of animation, and it’s really simple!
Summary: Join the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center for a closer look at what invasive species are, where they are invading, and how they get there.
Summary: Through Techbridge [email protected], we’re sharing regular virtual lessons for educators, our girls, and their families to complete at home. This programming is free and online for anyone to use and engage with.
Summary: Bread making needs the use of scientific knowledge, observational skills, and the mathematical knowledge of measuring. The Bread Project plans to demonstrate to students the use of STEM in bread making.
Summary: Youth challenge: design, build, and test a vehicle that can move on its own while carrying a payload of an egg. Post photos and videos of your finished product.
Summary: Let’s get cooking! Hungry for Science is a video series that explores the science behind tips and tricks in the kitchen.
Summary: See a video of students share about this year’s Robotics challenge and give a demonstration of their team’s competition robot.
Wednesday
10:00 am
11:00 am
PDT
Summary: Amplified: Race and Reality in STEM aims to give a national platform to speakers to have candid conversations around race and diversity in the STEM fields. Featured speaker: Tyrone Poster, principal investigator at Boston University.
Wednesday
10:00 am
4:00 pm
PDT
Summary: Teams of up to four explore the Oakland Zoo in-person through a series of fun wildlife-themed clues and tasks.
Wednesday
11:00 am
12:00 pm
PDT
Summary: Join us for a live reading of the illustrated children’s storybook, “Breakfast Moon”, along with activities and a discussion with the author and illustrator.
Wednesday
11:00 am
12:00 pm
PDT
Summary: Inspírate al unirte a 5 científicos de UC Berkeley mientras hablan acerca de sus carreras en química, biología, física y otros (programa en español)
Wednesday
12:00 pm
1:00 pm
PDT
Summary: Explore chemistry by making observations about liquids and the reactions they make together. Students become science detectives to identify the mystery liquids!
Wednesday
12:00 pm
1:00 pm
PDT
Summary: Virtual walking tour of rocks and minerals on Stanford campus.
Wednesday
12:00 pm
12:30 pm
PDT
Summary: In this 30-minute activity, we will draw with a dry erase marker on ceramic or glass plates, then pour some water over and watch our drawings “come to life!” At the end, we will ask participants to submit photos of their creations and share them!
Wednesday
12:00 pm
12:30 pm
PDT
Summary: Learn about how brain oscillations are being used to understand human brain plasticity in health, disease, and interventions.
Wednesday
1:00 pm
1:30 pm
PDT
Summary: In this presentation, you will learn about Positron Emission Tomography (PET) and Computed Tomography (CT) and how technologies are used to detect cancer and help patients.
Wednesday
1:30 pm
2:00 pm
PDT
Summary: How do scientists go from OMG to Ph.D.? Join us to Ask the Scientist, Dr. Bethanie Edwards from UC Berkeley. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email to join the webinar.
Wednesday
3:00 pm
4:00 pm
PDT
Summary: Learn how to set up your own camera trap system to see what critters may be sharing your habitat!
Wednesday
3:00 pm
4:00 pm
PDT
Summary: It’s time to build a paper airplane that can safely transport a passenger!
Wednesday
3:00 pm
3:30 pm
PDT
Summary: Neutrinos are some of least understood fundamental particles, come learn about how we measure their mass using the largest length scales (the observable universe)!
Wednesday
4:00 pm
5:00 pm
PDT
Summary: El ADN determina la forma, sabor, y olor de las frutas y vegetales que comemos. Juntos aislaremos y veremos dicha información genética.
Wednesday
4:30 pm
5:30 pm
PDT
Summary: Join us as several UC San Francisco Ph.D. students each present their research in three minutes or less in language accessible to a general audience.
Wednesday
4:30 pm
5:30 pm
PDT
Summary: Real-life inspires Discover Engineering! students to automate robots to keep healthcare workers safe transporting COVID-19 vials. Live Chat with the students who designed it themselves to virtually solve a pressing community problem.
Wednesday
5:30 pm
6:00 pm
PDT
Summary: We can’t see black holes, so how do we know they exist? I’ll discuss a few ways astronomers can infer their existence.
Wednesday
6:00 pm
7:00 pm
PDT
Summary: Join the Pyle Research Group to view a state-of-the-art low temperature detector, see cool demos, and tour the lab. You’ll feel like you’re really there!
Wednesday
6:00 pm
7:00 pm
PDT
Summary: Introduction and demo to the chemical reaction that won the 2010 Nobel Prize followed by Q&A with Ph.D. students.
Summary: Watch a thrilling demonstration of one thought-provoking phenomenon of science with Live Science! by Chabot Space & Science Center. We’ll ask for observations and explanations of what YOU think is happening before revealing the science behind it.
Thursday
10:00 am
4:00 pm
PDT
Summary: Teams of up to four explore the Oakland Zoo in-person through a series of fun wildlife-themed clues and tasks.
Thursday
11:00 am
11:40 am
PDT
Summary: Grab your lunch and join The Leakey Foundation for Lunch Break Science. We will explore interesting questions with Leakey Foundation scientists, followed by Q&A with you. Take a break from your day and feed your brain with The Leakey Foundation!
Thursday
11:00 am
12:00 pm
PDT
Summary: Learn about and color hand-drawn pictures of bees; submit drawings to be featured on Instagram. Q&A with graduate student researchers about bees along with live drawing.
Thursday
11:00 am
11:30 am
PDT
Summary: Moderated career panel and Q&A with R&D Scientists from Thermo Fisher Scientific.
Thursday
12:00 pm
1:00 pm
PDT
Summary: Explore how your eye-brain connection plays an important role in what you see, but can sometimes be tricked into seeing things that aren’t there.
Thursday
1:00 pm
2:00 pm
PDT
Summary: DNA dictates how fruits and vegetables taste, smell and look and is in every cell of our food. You can isolate and see that genetic information.
Thursday
2:00 pm
3:00 pm
PDT
Summary: Learn to make glue at home and why some types of glue are better than others. Stick with us and learn the science of adhesives!
Summary: We’re taking last year’s popular Cell-fie booth VIRTUAL — we need your help! Take a photo or screenshot with our Cell-fie materials, share and tag us. We’re handing out prizes to the three lucky winners! Post by 4:00 pm PDT on Sunday, Oct 25.
Thursday
3:00 pm
4:00 pm
PDT
Summary: It’s time to build and test a earthquake-safe structure!
Thursday
3:00 pm
4:00 pm
PDT
Summary: Spark an interest in fire safety and electricity! Learn about the science of wildfires and how charges impact the world around us.
Thursday
3:30 pm
4:30 pm
PDT
Summary: Join the Youth Going Green team as they expand minds and “Come Clean with Compost: Understand the Why and How”. The workshop will educate and inspire all who attend.
Thursday
5:00 pm
5:30 pm
PDT
Summary: Compete against other teens in a fun and interactive science trivia event.
Thursday
5:00 pm
6:00 pm
PDT
Summary: Learn tools and techniques to use at home and save gallons of useful rainwater from carrying pollutants to the Bay.
Thursday
6:00 pm
7:00 pm
PDT
Summary: Join our live session featuring three scientists recruited from around the country to give short 10-15 minute, accessible public talks about Health/Environmental Science. 5-10 minutes of Q&A with the public following each talk.
Thursday
8:00 pm
9:00 pm
PDT
Summary: Via radio/smartphone, Urban Astronomer Paul Salazar and KPOO-FM DJ Marilynn will broadcast/stream a guided tour of the Moon, planets, and constellations.
Friday
10:00 am
4:00 pm
PDT
Summary: Teams of up to four explore the Oakland Zoo in-person through a series of fun wildlife-themed clues and tasks.
Friday
10:00 am
11:00 am
PDT
Summary: The Techbridge Superheroes signal, which lights up whenever anyone needs help, has just stopped working. The wires in the circuit are broken and you need to fix it using materials that can be found around your home. Will you be able to fix it?
Friday
11:00 am
12:00 pm
PDT
Summary: Join us to discover why tidal marshes are so important in meeting the challenges caused by climate change and sea level rise.
Friday
11:00 am
11:30 am
PDT
Summary: This activity teaches participants how yeast “eats” sugar, when making bread. Yeast uses sugar to make the dough rise by producing the gas, carbon dioxide, that makes holes in bread
Friday
12:00 pm
1:00 pm
PDT
Summary: Learn basic circuitry and optical fibers with San Francisco Public Library To Go Science Kit to build a fun fiber optic flashlight. Pick-up a material kit for free!
Friday
1:00 pm
2:00 pm
PDT
Summary: Explore the inside of a live honey bee beehive with Planet Bee Foundation! You’ll be buzzing with excitement during this un-bee-lievable virtual field trip!
Friday
1:30 pm
2:00 pm
PDT
Summary: 49ers EDU provides STEAM-based virtual learning experiences for students, families and teachers via interactive web-based exercises and video lessons.
Friday
3:00 pm
4:00 pm
PDT
Summary: In this last day of Catch that Critter, it’s show and tell time for the students! We’ll take a look and compare our findings from around the Bay Area.
Friday
3:00 pm
4:00 pm
PDT
Summary: HP Innovating Beyond the Garage invites all attendees to fun-packed presentations, demonstration videos, and hands-on activities to learn how things work and the science fundamentals. Let’s celebrate science and technology together!
Friday
3:00 pm
4:00 pm
PDT
Summary: Build a device that stops a ball from bouncing!
Friday
3:00 pm
4:00 pm
PDT
Summary: Come hear career and academic advice from Biotech professionals from Genentech — founder of Biotechnology!
Friday
3:30 pm
4:30 pm
PDT
Summary: Make your own LED paper circuit! Pick up a craft kit for free at the Alameda County Library.