Tag: Science & Society


Fernbank After Dark: Weird Science

Fernbank After Dark is a monthly series featuring fun science activities, after-hours museum access, live music and a 3D giant screen movie. Cocktails, craft beer and small plates are available for purchase. Exclusively for ages 21+; IDs will be checked at the door. Event Highlights: Is Bigfoot…

Science Cafe: Alien Invaders of the Georgia Coast

Dr. Tony Martin (Emory) will lead a discussion on conservation issues related to the ecological impact of invasive species on the Georgia barrier islands such as hogs, horses, cattle, cats and ambrosia beetles.

Adventures in Science

Join us as we investigate what it’s like to be a scientist. Enjoy opportunities to talk one-on-one with scientists and community volunteers, learn more about sciences through hands-on activities and more. Cost: Included with museum admission. Members FREE!

Forestry Study

Practice tree identification in the field, learn ways to best manage forest resources, hear from a local forester about careers in forestry (subject to volunteer availability), hike along DNC’s trails to identify tree hazards, and more.