Scientists in Action

Connecting Students with Scientis (Grades 4-8)

Want to take your students on an amazing field trip? Scientists in Action connects students directly with scientists during a live, interactive broadcast from field sites or research labs. During these free, 45 minute Q&A sessions, scientists demonstrate research techniques, share new discoveries, demystify the scientific process, and open a window into science careers.

SCIENTIST VIDEO ARCHIVE: Watch these videos about our featured scientists to learn more about their work and inspire questions from your students. View archived video content by clicking here


  • Fossils of Laramidia

    September 28 and 29, 2016

    Join paleontologists from the Denver Museum of Nature & Science as they share their discoveries from the Late Cretaceous ribbon landmass called Laramidia. 

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  • Ancient History; Modern Eyes

    October 19 and 20, 2016 

    Travel to a Mogollon site in New Mexico with Dr. Steve Nash of the Denver Museum of Nature & Science and Octavius Seowtewa of the Zuni Cultural Resources Assessment Team as your guides. 

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  • A Taste of DNA

    Tuesday, November 15, 2016

    Join us for an inside look at how genetics relate to taste and health and at the science behind DNA.

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