Michigan State University Science Festival

Saturday, Apr 10, 2021 at 10:00am

Online
East Lansing, MI 48823

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Online Virtual Talk, Demo, Tour, or Performance Events
10:00 - 10:20 am Pollinator Conscious Nutrition

10:00 - 10:20 am Will Working from Home Change our Cities?

10:00 am - 5:00 pm Virtual Neuroscience Fair

10:30 - 10:50 am Mapping Forests in 3D

10:30 - 11:30 am LOT Bots: Coding with Robots and CADL's Library of Things

11:00 - 11:30 am Maris and the Plastic Jellyfish

11:00 - 11:45 am Feeder Bird Banding with MSRW (Mackinac Straits Raptor Watch)

11:30 - 11:50 am Fins to Limbs: How Our Ancestors Left the Water

11:30 - 11:50 am Seeing Atoms!

12:00 - 12:30 pm Frogging by Ear: Mid-Michigan Edition Presented by Nature Discovery

12:30 - 12:50 pm Do Black Thinkers Matter? Beliefs About Whose Thoughts Count, Impacting Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

12:30 - 12:50 pm How to Use Machine Learning Algorithms to Cluster Spotify Data - No Coding Experience Necessary

1:00 - 1:20 pm Sea Lamprey, the Vampires of the Great Lakes: Invasion and Control

1:00 - 1:50 pm From Seaside to Bedside: How Marine Organisms and Insects Can Be Used for Diagnostics and Therapeutics

1:00 - 2:00 pm Virtual Tour of the Facility for Rare Isotope Beams

1:30 - 1:50 pm Seven Things Smart People Avoid

1:30 - 2:15 pm The Physics of Sports

2:00 - 2:20 pm Shining a Light on Neuroscience

2:00 - 2:20 pm Virtual Quantum Computing at MSU

2:30 - 2:50 pm Fire and Flame: Birthday Candles and Getting to Mars

2:30 - 2:50 pm Parasite Safari

2:30 - 2:55 pm No Bugs, No Birds!

3:00 - 3:20 pm Pioneering Biomedical Research with MSU IQ

3:30 - 3:50 pm Milk: From Farm to Table

3:30 - 3:50 pm Science Podcasts Panel with The Sci-Files

3:30 - 3:50 pm Well Spotted! Using Natural Markings to Identify Individual Hyenas

4:00 - 5:15 pm Your Dynamic Brain

4:30 - 4:50 pm Música Michicana: Preserving a Mexican american Musical Community Through Oral and Visual History

Citizen Science Projects Events
10:30 - 10:50 am Meet Michigan's Newest Native Invasive: Asiatic Tearthumb

12:00 - 12:20 pm You Can Help NASA Learn About Stellar Disks and Find Out How the Solar System Was Formed

4:30 - 4:50 pm So You Want to Save the Bees? Community Science Projects to Get Involved

Experiment Along Virtual Demonstrations Events
10:00 - 10:30 am Code{313} Presents ExperiMental Science With Atomic Bob

12:00 - 12:30 pm Invisible Forces All Around You!

12:30 - 12:50 pm What Can Happen to the Animals When the Environment Changes?

1:00 - 1:35 pm Baking Rocks: Exploring Earth Science with Cake! [External Link]

2:00 - 2:25 pm Grass to Gas: A Fermentation Experiment

3:00 - 3:25 pm How Potatoes are More than Just a Tasty Side Dish

4:00 - 4:20 pm The Elephant Toothpaste Experiment!

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