Meet A Scientist: March

MAR 12 | 1-4PM

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.


  • Discover how scientists research what they can’t see with Blair.
  • Learn fascinating facts about DNA and how scientists study it with Ellie.
  • Join Natalie on an adventure to save the amphibians.
  • Citizen Science helps scientists investigate and discover. Learn more about how citizen science is used to track coyotes with Zuriel.
  • Some diseases can affect how we see. Learn how we understand them with Reena.
  • Learn about fetal development with Jessica from OHSU.
  • Food scientist Seth shares the secrets of jams and jellies.