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Stay tuned for the Museum's reocurring events such as Science on Tap and Scientist in the Spotlight events.
Mar
11
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Nov
17
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5:30 PM Science on Tap: Creativity under Pressure UnQuarked Wine Room - 145 Central Park Square, Los Alamos, NM 87544, USA

Join us the third Thursday of each month for Science on Tap. These events are open to those of all ages. This month we highlight:

Nov
12
Sat
11:00 AM Scientist in the Spotlight Bradbury Science Museum - 1350 Central Ave, Los Alamos, NM 87544, USA

Join us the second Saturday of each month to interact with our Scientist Ambassadors. Highlighted this month:

Sep
19
Mon
7:30 PM Gravitational Waves Community Lecture Grand Ballroom at the Eldorado Hotel - 309 W San Francisco St Santa Fe, New Mexico 87501 USA (505) 988-4455

Sponsored by Los Alamos National Laboratory, University of New Mexico, St. John's College and Santa Fe Community College

Sep
15
Thu
5:30 PM Science on Tap - Robotics UnQuarked Wine Room - 145 Central Park Square, Los Alamos, NM 87544, USA

Join us on the third Thursday of each month at 5:30 at the UnQuarked Wine Room in Los Alamos. The event is open to those of all ages. A short presentation is followed by lively discussion. Join in the fun!

Jul
21
Thu
5:30 PM Science on Tap-Why the dinosaurs needed fusion rockets too UnQuarked Wine Room - 145 Central Park Square, Los Alamos, NM 87544, USA

Science on Tap presents a variety of topics on which to engage and discuss. Free; open to all ages!

Jul
16
Sat
10:00 AM Public Talk: Silent Voices of WWII: The Navajo Code Talkers’ Vital, Secret Role in the Pacific Theater Bradbury Science Museum - 1350 Central Ave, Los Alamos, NM 87544, USA

The presentor: Nancy R. Bartlit is an author, oral historian and a lecturer registered with the New Mexico Endowment for the Humanities as well as the Historical Society of New Mexico. A graduate of Smith College, Bartlit majored in history. She taught Japanese students for two years in Sendai, Japan, just 13-15 years after WWII ended. She visited all four main islands of Japan. Later, she revisited Japan five times, including several visits to Hiroshima and Nagasaki.

Jul
13
Wed
8:00 PM ScienceFest Downtown Los Alamos

Lots of fun and excitement for all ages

Jul
9
Sat
Jun
16
Thu
May
19
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May
14
Sat
11:00 AM From biofuels to predicting the flu Bradbury Science Museum - 1350 Central Ave, Los Alamos, NM 87544, USA

Scientist in the Spotlight: A chance to chat with scientists about their work

Apr
23
Sat
10:00 AM Join the Bradbury at an Earth Day event Los Alamos Nature Center (PEEC) - 2600 Canyon Road, Los Alamos, NM 87544, USA

Nature owes some of its bright colors (think iridescent peacock feathers) to thin films

Apr
21
Thu
5:30 PM Science on Tap - Plasmas UnQuarked Wine Room - 145 Central Park Square, Los Alamos, New Mexico 87544 USA

Science On Tap happens every third Thursday of the month, featuring a new topic each week. It begins with an informal 15-minute talk and is followed by a lively group discussion.

Apr
9
Sat
11:00 AM Bradbury Event Bradbury Science Museum - 1350 Central Ave, Los Alamos, NM 87544, USA

From fission to software. Come talk to scientists around their work

Mar
24
Thu
10:00 AM NanoDays Bradbury Science Museum - 1350 Central Ave, Los Alamos, NM 87544, USA

NanoDays is a national festival of educational programs about nanoscale science and engineering and it's potential impact on the future. The Bradbury Science Museum will celebrate NanoDays over local spring break, March 24 - April 3, 2016.

Mar
17
Thu
5:30 PM Science on Tap - Forecasting illness UnQuarked Wine Room - 145 Central Park Square, Los Alamos, New Mexico 87544 USA

Mark your calendars for this event held every third Thursday from 5:30 to 7 p.m. A short presentation is followed by a lively discussion on a different subject each month.

Mar
12
Sat
11:00 AM Scientist in the Spotlight Bradbury Science Museum - 1350 Central Ave, Los Alamos, NM 87544, USA

MARK YOUR CALENDARS for this special event. Every second Saturday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., the Museum has scientists available to talk to visitors about their exciting topics. Fun for the whole family!

Feb
18
Thu
5:30 PM Science on Tap - Matter UnQuarked Wine Room - 145 Central Park Square, Los Alamos, New Mexico 87544 USA

Mark your calendars for this event held every third Thursday from 5:30 to 7 p.m. A short presentation is followed by a lively discussion on a different subject each month.

Jan
22
Fri
10:00 AM Fourth Fridays - Museum Open Late Bradbury Science Museum - 1350 Central Ave, Los Alamos, NM 87544 USA

The museum will be open late until 6 p.m. every Fourth Friday offering extended access to exhibits, special programming, and activities.

Jan
21
Thu
5:30 PM Science on Tap - Earthquakes UnQuarked Wine Room - 145 Central Park Square, Los Alamos, New Mexico 87544 USA

Science on Tap happens every third Thursday of the month, featuring a new topic each time. It begins with an informal 15 minute talk and is followed by a lively group discussion.

Jan
9
Sat
11:00 AM Scientist in the Spotlight Bradbury Science Museum - 1350 Central Ave, Los Alamos, NM 87544, USA

MARK YOUR CALENDARS for this special event! Every second Saturday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., the Museum features actual scientists and researchers talking to visitors about their favorite Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) topics.

Jan
1
Fri
Dec
25
Fri
Dec
17
Thu
5:30 PM Science on Tap - Next Generation Rocket Propellants UnQuarked Wine Room - 145 Central Park Square, Los Alamos, NM 87544, USA

Science On Tap happens every third Thursday of the month, featuring a new topic each week. It begins with an informal 15-minute talk and is followed by a lively group discussion.

Dec
12
Sat
11:00 AM Scientists in the Spotlight Bradbury Science Museum - 1350 Central Ave, Los Alamos, NM 87544, USA

MARK YOUR CALENDARS for this special event! Every second Saturday from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM, the museum features actual scientists and researchers talking to visitors about their favorite STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) topics.

Nov
27
Fri
10:00 AM Fourth Friday Cancelled due to Thanksgiving Holidays Bradbury Science Museum - 1350 Central Ave, Los Alamos, NM 87544, USA

Fourth Fridays Downtown will not take place during the weeks of Thanksgiving and Christmas.

Nov
19
Thu
5:30 PM Science On Tap UnQuarked Wine Room - 145 Central Park Square, Los Alamos, NM 87544 USA

Science On Tap happens every third Thursday of the month, featuring a new topic each week. It begins with an informal 15-minute talk and is followed by a lively group discussion.

Nov
14
Sat
11:00 AM Scientists in the Spotlight Bradbury Science Museum - 1350 Central Ave, Los Alamos, NM 87544, USA

MARK YOUR CALENDARS for this special event! Every second Saturday from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM, the museum features actual scientists and researchers talking to visitors about their favorite STEM topics.

Oct
30
Fri
4:00 PM High Tech Halloween Bradbury Science Museum - 1350 Central Avenue, Los Alamos, New Mexico, 87544 USA

High-Tech Halloween is the Bradbury Science Museum's contribution to Downtown Los Alamos' annual Trick-or-Treat on MainStreet event taking place the Friday before Halloween.

Oct
23
Fri
10:00 AM Fourth Fridays - Museum Open Late Bradbury Science Museum - 1350 Central Ave, Los Alamos, NM 87544 USA

The museum will be open late until 6 p.m. every Fourth Friday offering extended access to exhibits, special programming, and activities.

Oct
15
Thu
7:00 PM Women in STEM Panel @Mesa Public Library Mesa Public Library - 2400 Central Ave, Los Alamos, NM 87544

Join the speakers for a conversation about women in STEM. In association with the Bradbury Science Museum.

Oct
15
Thu
5:30 PM Science On Tap - Phylogenetics and Epidemics UnQuarked Wine Room - 145 Central Park Square, Los Alamos, New Mexico 87544 USA

Science On Tap happens every third Thursday of the month, featuring a new topic each week. It begins with an informal 15-minute talk and is followed by a lively group discussion.

Oct
10
Sat
11:00 AM Scientists in the Spotlight Bradbury Science Museum - 1350 Central Avenue, Los Alamos, New Mexico 87544 USA

MARK YOUR CALENDARS for this special event! Every second Saturday from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM, the museum has scientists on the floor talking to people about their favorite STEM topics.

Oct
4
Sun
3:00 PM Jack Shlachter presents Jews in Theory Bradbury Science Museum - 1350 Central Ave, Los Alamos, NM 87544 USA

A special presentation about the history of Jews in Los Alamos National Laboratory's Theoretical Division.

Sep
25
Fri
10:00 AM Fourth Fridays Downtown Bradbury Science Museum - 1350 Central Avenue, Los Alamos, New Mexico 87544, USA

The museum will be open late until 6pm every Fourth Friday offering extended access to exhibits, special programming, and activities.

Sep
17
Thu
5:30 PM Science On Tap - Understanding HIV and Infectious Diseases UnQuarked Wine Room - 145 Central Park Square, Los Alamos, New Mexico, 87544 USA

Science On Tap happens every third Thursday of the month, featuring a new topic each week. It begins with an informal 15-minute talk and is followed by a lively group discussion.

Sep
12
Sat
11:00 AM Scientists in the Spotlight Bradbury Science Museum - 1350 Central Avenue, Los Alamos, New Mexico, 87544 USA

MARK YOUR CALENDARS for this special event! Every second Saturday from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM, the museum has scientists on the floor talking to people about their favorite STEM topics.

Aug
20
Thu
5:30 PM Science On Tap - Matter over. Antimatter UnQuarked Wine Room - 145 Central Park Square, Los Alamos, New Mexico, 87544

Science On Tap happens every third Thursday of the month, featuring a new topic each week. It begins with an informal 15-minute talk and is followed by a lively group discussion.

Aug
8
Sat
10:00 AM Scientists in the Spotlight Bradbury Science Museum, 1350 Central Ave, Los Alamos, USA

MARK YOUR CALENDARS for this special event! Every second Saturday from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM, the museum has scientists on the floor talking to people about their favorite STEM topics.

Jul
24
Fri
4:00 PM Fourth Fridays Downtown - Under the Microscope Bradbury Science Museum - 1350 Central Ave, Los Alamos, NM 87544, USA

The museum will be open late until 6pm every Fourth Friday offering extended access to exhibits, special programming, and activities.

Jul
18
Sat
12:00 PM Science and Suds Los Alamos ScienceFest Beer Garden - Ashley Pond, Downtown Los Alamos, NM

Conversations with real scientists at the Los Alamos ScienceFest Beer Garden

Jul
18
Sat
11:00 AM Drone Zone at Los Alamos ScienceFest Ashley Pond - Downtown Los Alamos, New Mexico

An interactive event offering learning and competition as part of the Los Alamos ScienceFest.

Jul
17
Fri
12:00 PM OPEN HOUSE - Climate Prisms: Arctic Bradbury Science Museum - 1350 Central Ave, Los Alamos, NM 87544, USA

Enjoy a first-look at this brand new interactive exhibit still in its development phase. You'll get a chance to meet the creators while enjoying refreshments and conversation.

Jul
17
Fri
Jul
16
Thu
Jul
16
Thu
12:00 AM Los Alamos ScienceFest Los Alamos, New Mexico

A 3-day science festival running July 16-18, 2015

Jul
11
Sat
11:00 AM Scientists in the Spotlight Bradbury Science Museum - 1350 Central Ave, Los Alamos, NM 87544, USA

MARK YOUR CALENDARS for this special event! Every second Saturday from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM, the museum has scientists on the floor talking to people about their favorite STEM topics.

Jun
26
Fri
12:00 AM Fourth Fridays Downtown - Working with Wind Bradbury Science Museum - 1350 Central Ave, Los Alamos, New Mexico, USA

The museum will be open late until 6pm every Fourth Friday offering extended access to exhibits, special programming, and activities.

Jun
18
Thu
5:30 PM Science On Tap - Red Wine and Mars UnQuarked Wine Room - 145 Central Park Square, Los Alamos, New Mexico 87544, USA

Science On Tap happens every third Thursday of the month, featuring a new topic each week. It begins with an informal 15-minute talk and is followed by a lively group discussion.

Jun
13
Sat
11:00 AM Scientists in the Spotlight Bradbury Science Museum - 1350 Central Ave, Los Alamos, USA

MARK YOUR CALENDARS for this special event! Every second Saturday from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM, the museum has scientists on the floor talking to people about their favorite STEM topics.

Jun
2
Tue
5:00 PM Manhattan Project National Historical Park Open House Event Fuller Lodge - 2132 Central Avenue, Los Alamos, New Mexico, 87544 USA

Public Open House with the US Dept. of Energy and National Park Service planning team for the Manhattan Project National Historical Park.

May
21
Thu
5:30 PM Science On Tap - Attack of the Drones UnQuarked Wine Room - 145 Central Park Square, Los Alamos, New Mexico 87544, USA

Science On Tap happens every third Thursday of the month, featuring a new topic each week. It begins with an informal 15-minute talk and is followed by a lively group discussion.

May
9
Sat
11:00 AM Scientists in the Spotlight Bradbury Science Museum - 1350 Central Ave, Los Alamos, New Mexico, USA

MARK YOUR CALENDARS for this special event! Every second Saturday from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM, the museum has scientists on the floor talking to people about their favorite STEM topics.

Apr
23
Thu
Apr
16
Thu
5:30 PM Science On Tap UnQuarked Wine Room - 145 Central Park Square, Los Alamos, New Mexico 87544, USA

Science On Tap happens every third Thursday of the month, featuring a new topic each week. It begins with an informal 15-minute talk and is followed by a lively group discussion.

Apr
11
Sat
11:00 AM Scientists in the Spotlight Bradbury Science Museum - 1350 Central Ave, Los Alamos, New Mexico, USA

MARK YOUR CALENDARS for this special event! Every second Saturday from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM, the museum has scientists on the floor talking to people about their favorite STEM topics.

Apr
3
Fri
10:00 AM NanoDays Bradbury Science Museum - 1350 Central Ave, Los Alamos, NM 87544, USA

NanoDays is a nationwide festival of educational programs about nanoscale science and engineering and its potential impact on the future. The Bradbury Science Museum celebrates NanoDays during Spring Break week, April 3-12, 2015.

Mar
21
Sat
11:00 AM Fun with Big Sky Learning Bradbury Science Museum - 1350 Central Ave, Los Alamos, New Mexico, USA

Bring your kids and teens to the museum for an afternoon of "maker-space" activities with Big Sky Learning.

Mar
19
Thu
5:30 PM Science On Tap UnQuarked Wine Room - 145 Central Park Square, Los Alamos, NM 87544

Science On Tap happens every third Thursday of the month, featuring a new topic each week. It begins with an informal 15-minute talk and is followed by a lively group discussion.

Mar
14
Sat
11:00 AM Scientists in the Spotlight Bradbury Science Museum - 1350 Central Ave, Los Alamos, NM 87544, USA

MARK YOUR CALENDARS for this special event! Every second Saturday from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM, the museum has scientists on the floor talking to people about their favorite STEM topics.

Mar
14
Sat
Mar
14
Sat
11:00 AM FIRST LEGO League Robotics Demonstration Bradbury Science Museum - 1350 Central Ave, Los Alamos, NM 87544, USA

Live demonstration from the Girl Scouts of the FIRST LEGO League robotics teams of Los Alamos.

Feb
19
Thu
5:30 PM Science On Tap UnQuarked Wine Room, 145 Central Park Square, Los Alamos, NM 87544

Science On Tap happens every third Thursday of the month. It begins with an informal 15-minute talk followed by a lively group discussion.

Feb
17
Tue
5:30 PM Special Lecture - Climate Prisms: Understanding Climate Change for All Bradbury Science Museum, 1350 Central Ave, Los Alamos, USA

Climate Prisms is the museum’s latest addition to their environment exhibit. The lecture intends to reinvent the way the public processes climate change data. Through a deep, multi-option interface, “Climate Prisms” will use art, poetry, images, videos, and scientific presentations that will enable users to follow threads they choose leading them toward their own self-constructed understanding and action plan.

Feb
14
Sat
11:00 AM Scientists in the Spotlight Bradbury Science Museum, 1350 Central Ave, Los Alamos, USA

MARK YOUR CALENDARS for this special event! Every second Saturday from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM, the museum will have special scientists on the floor talking to people about their favorite STEM topics.

Jan
15
Thu
5:30 PM Science on Tap UnQuarked The Wine Room, 145 Central Park Square, Los Alamos

Sara Del Valle of Energy and Infrastructure Analysis (DSA-4) talks about her and her team’s research into using Wikipedia to monitor and forecast diseases around the globe.