Michigan State University Science Festival

Saturday, Apr 17, 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 The Invisible Color Force That Binds Us (And Makes Us Heavy!)

10:00 - 10:20 am Time to Heal Broken Hearts

10:00 am - 5:00 pm Symposium on Sleep

10:30 - 10:50 am What Disney Didn't Tell You: The Spotted Hyena

10:30 - 11:00 am Why the amazon Is More ‘The Heart’ Than ‘The Lungs’ of the Earth and How We Can Preserve Its Life-sustaining Function

10:30 - 11:10 am Want to be a Future DOctor? Exploring Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine

11:00 - 11:30 am Build Your Own Pandemic Model: A Look Back at the 1918 Influenza Pandemic

11:00 - 11:30 am Exo-lent Planets!

11:30 - 11:50 am The Benefits of an Outdoor Natural Play Area: Tour the West Bloomfield Parks

11:30 am - 12:00 pm Birdwatching for Beginners Birds

11:30 am - 12:00 pm What's the Buzzz About Sleep?

12:00 - 12:20 pm Let’s Taco ‘Bout It: Science Communication

12:30 - 1:10 pm Tuning In to Einstein’s Universe

12:30 - 2:20 pm Cooperative Institute for Great Lakes Research at Homes

1:00 - 1:20 pm Butterflies in the Garden

1:00 - 1:30 pm Getting Wet in the Woods Through Vernal Pools!

1:30 - 2:00 pm Chocolate is a Berry

2:00 - 2:20 pm Climate Resilience Hub at the MSU Library

2:00 - 2:30 pm Crash Course in Hydroponics

2:30 - 2:55 pm John Ball Zoo Virtual Safari

2:30 - 4:20 pm MSU Libraries Presents: See a Gutenberg-style Press in Operation! Make Your Own Book! History of Science Through Scientific Illustrations

3:00 - 3:20 pm Machine Consciousness Could Arrive with Autonomous Programming

3:30 - 3:50 pm Computer Vision Tools for Monitoring Farm Pigs

3:30 - 4:00 pm Discovering Plants and People: An Adventure in the MSU Herbarium

3:30 - 4:10 pm Stay At Home Science with MSU Science Theatre

4:00 - 4:20 pm Fresh Greens Year-Round Inside Your Home: Learn How to Grow Your Own Leafy Greens Hydroponically

4:30 - 4:50 pm Twin Trivia

4:30 - 4:50 pm Visualizing Proteins

Experiment Along Virtual Demonstrations Events
10:00 - 10:20 am Building the Squirrel-Proof Bird Feeder

10:00 - 10:20 am Make Your Own Galaxy Slime!

11:00 - 11:30 am The Chemistry of the Statue of Liberty

12:00 - 12:20 pm All About Light Pollution

12:30 - 1:50 pm Shadow Nuclei and Pennies are Protons Experiment Along Activities

2:30 - 2:50 pm Edible Ice Cream Aquifers: What Can You Learn About Groundwater?

3:00 - 3:30 pm Watching the Watershed

4:00 - 4:30 pm What's Inside An Egg? Hens, Chicks, and Embryology

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