Science Distilled: Drive-in for Science

Science Distilled: Drive-in for Science

Drive in, sit back, and get ready to watch a double feature of scientific short films on the BIG screen! Join DRI, The Discovery and PBS Reno for the second annual Drive-in for Science, your chance to watch two amazing science documentaries at the nostalgic El Rancho...

The Story of Nevada

The Story of Nevada

Join us for an engaging science lecture that delves into Nevada’s history through the lens of archaeology. Discover the significance of Basque arborglyphs, explore the research at the DRI luminescence lab, and experience the documentation of ancient rock art using...

The Story of Resilience

The Story of Resilience

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...

The Story of the Mind

The Story of the Mind

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...

The Story of the Future

The Story of the Future

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 Story of Far, Far Away

The Story of Far, Far Away

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...

Drive-in for Science

Drive-in for Science

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...

Artown Science Distilled: The Intersection Between Art & Science

Artown Science Distilled: The Intersection Between Art & Science

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.