SCIENCE RENDEZVOUS

SFU Science is teaming up with Science Rendezvous again this year, presenting a number of free virtual activities, workshops, and lectures the first week of May! From chemistry to astronomy, there's a little something for everybody. See what SFU Science is offering below, and visit Science Rendezvous to browse the full list of events!

Student Spaceflight Experiments Program: Finalist Presentations

Learn about the experiment proposals from SD43 that were proposed to go into space, where students explored the effects of microgravity on a number of scientific questions. One experiment will go to the International Space Station! Hear from our student finalists from Dr. Charles Best Secondary, Port Moody Secondary and Hillcrest Middle School — this is your chance to ask them questions about their spaceflight experiments!

May 7th, 2022

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Science in Action at SFU presents: Chemistry Magic!

Did you see that? Where did it go? High in the sky? Or down below? Watch very closely, here it comes back! We can do it again. Now how about that?!

Join us for Chemistry Magic, a fun and enlightening science show! 

May 7th, 2022

 

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Meet an SFU Scientist: Dr. David Stenning

Astrostatistics: The Final Frontier?

Dr. David Stenning will discuss how new research in the exciting interdisciplinary research field of astrostatistics is advancing both astronomy and statistics. Dr. Stenning will provide insight into its applications such as predicting solar activity and space weather, discovering Earth-like exoplanets, and learning about cosmology and the fate of our universe.

May 7th, 2022

 

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Celebrate International Astronomy Day!

The Royal Astronomy Society of Canada (RASC), Vancouver, is collaborating with SFU and the Burnaby Festival of Learning to bring you a series of astronomy-related events, workshops, and activities on May 6th and 7th! These include stargazing at SFU's Trottier Observatory, a talk on the life cycle of a star, an interactive presentation on the solar system, and more.

May 6th-7th, 2022

 

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