Science Speakeasy – Out of This World: From Caves to Space

6:00pm – 9:00pm  $10 - $15

Explore the depths of our past and the vast universe of our future as The Leakey Foundation’s Science Speakeasy presents “Out of This World: From Caves to Space”.

Join paleoanthropologist Alia Gurtov as she discusses her experience excavating ancient Homo naledi fossils in the Rising Star Caves of South Africa, highlighting science in the most extreme of conditions. Next, NASA advisor, author, and citizen science advocate Ariel Waldman will take audiences on a journey of space and time as she discusses her work at NASA and the many ways that anyone can participate in space exploration.

Science Speakeasy is a unique event series that offers a night of discovery, featuring signature cocktails, delicious bites from Sneaky’s BBQ, eclectic music, and hands-on activities, all paired with short talks on groundbreaking scientific discoveries.

This event is ages 21+ with ID.