Artown Science Distilled: The Intersection Between Art & Science

DRI, Reno Campus 2215 Raggio Parkway, Reno, NV, United States

At this installment in the Science Distilled series, audience members will be taken on a deep dive into the surprising space where creativity and science commingle. Come learn why science needs creative minds and how creativity can be inspired by science. This event in the series is presented in conjunction with Artown and will feature a short documentary film, speaker presentations, and audience Q&A.

$15.00

Drive-in for Science

West Wind Drive-In and Public Market 555 El Rancho Drive, Sparks, NV, United States

Join us for this installment in the Science Distilled series for a scientific double feature. Explore the often misunderstood relationship between humans and whales in “The Whale Detective,” and then dive into the incredible intelligence and problem-solving skills octopuses possess in “Octopus: Making Contact.” Pull in, sit back, and enjoy two wonderful films guaranteed to […]

$10.00

The Story of Far, Far Away

Downtown Reno Library 301 S. Center Street, Reno, NV, United States

In this final event in our season, Science Distilled departs from Earth and takes you on a journey to explore the beyond. Join our speakers as they share stories about quantum theory, astrobiology, and how the research of life in extreme environments on Earth can give us clues about where to look for life beyond […]

$15.00

The Story of the Future

DRI, Reno Campus 2215 Raggio Parkway, Reno, NV, United States

Join us for an enlightening science lecture focused on the power of data, models, dashboards and forecasting in keeping the public informed about critical environmental and community concerns. Explore the dynamics of urban heat and extreme weather modeling. Discover the vital role of community dashboards in presenting quality-of-life data and how data is being used […]

$15.00

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

DRI, Reno Campus 2215 Raggio Parkway, Reno, NV, United States

This installment in the Science Distilled series will explore the critical topic of climate resiliency and local solutions. Gain valuable insights into emerging research on cooling the climate and how we can manage forests into the future. Get your tickets online through The Discovery Featured Presenters: David Mitchell Dr. David Mitchell received his Ph.D. from […]

$15.00