Society for California Archaeology 2024 Annual Meeting: Prehistoric Ceramics in the California Deserts

Riverside Convention Center 3637 5th Street, Riverside, CA, United States

Register now for the Society for California Archaeology 2024 Annual Meeting: Considering Cultural Landscapes featuring Hannah Robinson from the Bureau of Land Management, California Desert District, and Gregory Haynes from Desert Research Institute, Las Vegas, on Friday, March 8. Register online at: https://scahome.org/ANNUAL-MEETING Prehistoric Ceramics in the California Deserts: Building Consensus among Stakeholders in the […]

2024 NV STEAM Conference

Virtual

Save the Date! The Nevada Museum of Art, in partnership with DRI, hosts an annual statewide virtual conference to push the boundaries of STEAM Education. Hosting more than 600 educators from across the Silver State, the NV STEAM Conference is the leading statewide event for exploring ideas and strategies that incorporate Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, […]

The Story of the Mind

The Discovery 490 S. Center Street, Reno, NV, United States

Embark on a fascinating exploration of the science of the mind in this engaging lecture. We will delve into the intricate links between obesity and trauma, unravel the science behind addiction, demystify the brain’s activity during meditation, and delve into the enigmatic mysteries of the human brain. Gain insights into the intricate workings of the […]

$15.00

The Story of Resilience

Desert Research Institute, Reno Campus 2215 Raggio Parkway, Reno, NV, United States

This science lecture will explore the critical topic of climate resiliency and community solutions. Discover how climate intervention research offers potential strategies to counter a warming climate, learn about the impact of urban forestry in mitigating urban heat, and explore the collaborative efforts of science and nonprofits to ensure water accessibility. We’ll also delve into […]

$15.00

Books & Bots Training: Spring Creek

Liberty Peak Elementary School 250 Parkchester Drive, Spring Creek, United States

PreK – 5th grade educators are invited to join the Nevada Robotics team this month for a Books & Bots training. Refresh your VEX 123 skills, get paid, receive free resources, and enjoy a meal with fellow educators. Register now by filling out our Google Form. Books & Bots is a curriculum developed by Nevada […]

The Story of Resilience

Springs Preserve 333 S. Valley View Blvd., Las Vegas, NV, United States

This science lecture will explore the critical topic of climate resiliency and community solutions. Discover how climate intervention research offers potential strategies to counter a warming climate, learn about the impact of urban forestry in mitigating urban heat, and explore the collaborative efforts of science and nonprofits to ensure water accessibility. We’ll also delve into […]

$10.00

Fire Ecology of Nevada Green Box

Desert Research Institute, Reno Campus 2215 Raggio Parkway, Reno, NV, United States

DRI Science Alive invites educators to explore our newest middle school Green Box. Dive info hands-on investigations and game-ified simulations on fire, fuel, soil, and ecology.  Although this professional development training will cover middle school standards, all interested educators are welcome to attend! Participants are eligible for three continuing education hours and lunch will be […]

May the Science Be With You

Desert Research Institute, Las Vegas Campus 755 E. Flamingo Rd., Las Vegas, NV, United States

DRI and the National Atomic Testing Museum welcome the community to explore science through the lens of Star Wars. This FREE event includes interactive opportunities with DRI scientists, hands-on science activities for all ages, photo-ops with Star Wars characters, food trucks, and community partner experiences. Stay tuned for more details to come!

The Story of Extremes

Desert Research Institute, Reno Campus 2215 Raggio Parkway, Reno, NV, United States

Join us for a thought-provoking science lecture delving into the realm of extremes. We’ll explore the impacts and dynamics of extreme heat, flash flooding, atmospheric rivers, and even delve into the complexities of extreme human behavior. Through an analytical lens, we’ll decipher the mechanisms driving these phenomena and their far-reaching consequences on our environment and […]

$15.00

New World Luminescence Dating Workshop 2024

Desert Research Institute, Reno Campus 2215 Raggio Parkway, Reno, NV, United States

We are excited to host the New World Luminescence Dating Workshop (NWLDW) June 11-14, 2024 at the Desert Research Institute (DRI) in Reno, NV! Luminescence dating includes a group of established and rapidly emerging trapped charge dating techniques that are routinely used to constrain the timing of climate change, tectonics, sea level change, topographic change, […]

The Story of Extremes

Springs Preserve 333 S. Valley View Blvd., Las Vegas, NV, United States

Join us for a thought-provoking science lecture delving into the realm of extremes. We’ll explore the impacts and dynamics of extreme heat, flash flooding, atmospheric rivers, and even delve into the complexities of extreme human behavior. Through an analytical lens, we’ll decipher the mechanisms driving these phenomena and their far-reaching consequences on our environment and […]

$10.00

Artown: Creativity & Science

Desert Research Institute, Reno Campus 2215 Raggio Parkway, Reno, NV, United States

Come and be part of this creative fusion, where science meets art in an environment of shared inspiration and innovation. In the first half, a scientist will illuminate the world of environmental research through a concise lecture, while artists translate this knowledge into captivating works of art across a spectrum of mediums. The second half […]

$15.00