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.
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.
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.
Tuesday, November 15, 2016
Join us for an inside look at how genetics relate to taste, health, and the science behind DNA.
Thursday, December 15, 2016
Join us to connect with scientific researcher Jean Pennycook who lives among a penguin colony and collects data for long term studies about the amazing animals.
Soar past our familiar eight planets into deep space with planetary scientist KaChun, PhD, on a virtual tour of space!