Science Café: Marsquakes!

Blue Gill Quality Foods - 1310 SW 13th St, Gainesville, FL 32601       GET DIRECTIONS

Mars.jpgCome to the Museum's Science Cafés for an engaging conversation about a variety of science topics. A comfortable atmosphere provides the setting for lively discussions this fall.

Topic: Marsquakes! Looking Inside Mars with the InSight Mission, with Mark Panning, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Geological Sciences, University of Florida 

Program Description: Learn about the NASA Discovery Program mission, InSight (Interior Exploration using Seismic Investigations, Geodesy and Heat Transport), and its upcoming 2018 launch to Mars. What is a seismometer and why is one being taken to Mars? Discover what humans hope to gain from this operation! 

Location: Blue Gill Quality Foods, 1310 SW 13th Street, Gainesville, with a limited menu offered for participants.

As space is limited for these FREE programs, please RSVP via Eventbrite (This event is sold-out. A waitlist is available). The program begins at 6:30 p.m.

Participants purchase their own food and beverage from a special Science Café menu. Seating and food/beverage ordering begin at 6 p.m. Please note that seating is on a first-come basis (except when wheelchair access is requested in advance).

For more information, please contact Betty Dunckel, or 352-273-2088.