Interested in science as a career? Just want to know more? Go to SciLife, a FREE event held at NIH on October 24!

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Environmental Film Festival

Most screenings of the films are free. YOU NEED TO RESERVE TICKETS IN ADVANCE!

Sally Ride Science Fair at GMU

Join the fun at George Mason University for the Sally Ride Science Festival!

Place: George Mason University, Fairfax, VA
Date: Saturday, April 18, 2009
Time: 11:00am to 4:15pm

The Science Festival, sponsored by ExxonMobil, includes
• An inspiring talk by cosmochemist Laurie Leshin
• Workshops for girls, which can be given by local veterinarians, astronomers, microbiologists and more
• Workshops for parents and teachers on ways to support girls’ interests in science
• A street fair with booths, hands-on activities, food, and music

Don’t miss out—sign up now!

Register by March 22, 2009 for only $15 per person
Registration increases to $20 per person on March 23.

Call: 1.800.561.5161 for more information
Advance registration is required.

If you’d like to help spread the word about the Science Festival, we’d be happy to mail you flyers and posters. You can also send this email to your friends.

See you there!
Sally Ride Science

P.S. While our festivals are primarily focused on encouraging girls to pursue their interests in science, everyone is welcome to attend!

Free Science Event!

Simon Levin

Princeton University
Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Center for BioComplexity

Cooperation and Collective Behavior, from Bacteria to the Global Commons

A sustainable future for humanity will require finding a way to share our complex environment. Learn about the evolution of cooperation in non-human populations, and what must change in our own behaviors if we are to have a common future.

Thursday, October 16, 2008 | 6:45 PM

This lecture is free and open to the public and is held at the Carnegie Institution, located at 1530 P Street, NW (corner of 16th and P Streets).

SciLife Registration

SciLife Registration: