Included in General Admission | Current science gets up close and personal at Meet a Scientist. This program, held on the second Saturday of each month, features local scientists who share their research and knowledge with you through hands-on activities and conversation. Meet a Scientist exclusively features professionals who are OMSI Science Communication Fellows.
- Meet your molecule! Learn how chemists study the small with Brandon.
- Join Ethan to learn about the amazing properties of carbon nanotubes.
- Meet with David to learn how precision medicine can help cancer patients.
- Bug out with James as you help him complete the beetle family tree.
- Learn about thin films and how they’re used in making your smartphone smarter with Deok-Hie from Oregon State University.
- Conducting research is challenging! Learn how scientists design studies with Jacob.
- Speak to Ryan and Cory about the science of smart windows.
- Learn how animals communicate with Elena, a scientist from Washington State University in Vancouver.