Columbia University in the City of New York

Know Science

Bianca Jones Marlin, PhD, a previous participant in Know Science (Credit: Nick Santasier).

Promoting knowledge of science through informal talks for adults

Columbia's Zuckerman Institute is thrilled to partner with Know Science for a series of free, public talks for adults. Come discover cutting edge research in neuroscience in a fun, informal atmosphere!

Spring 2020 Schedule:

Wednesday, March 25, 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm: How the Manifestations of Medical Diagnoses Have Shaped the Art World **POSTPONED**
Thursday, April 9, 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm: Growing Mini-Brains from Human Stem Cells to Discover the Causes of Schizophrenia **POSTPONED**
Thursday, May 21, 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm: GMOs: Engineering the Genetics of Our World


Columbia University’s Zuckerman Institute
609 West 129th Street
Education Lab (ground floor)


Select evenings in Spring and Fall, 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm (unless noted otherwise)


These talks are geared toward an adult audience. Advance registration is recommended.

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