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Go Out With the Fleet

Celebrate Science Madness with Bars, Bears and Brains!

Join the Fleet for a week-long celebration of science and beer—just for grown-ups! Explore the intersection of art and science, hang out with scientists in bars, deconstruct the social science of horror films and wrap it all up by celebrating Pi Day (3.14) at the Fleet!


March 9

Discover the gross-yet-fascinating science of farts, burps and more with Suds & Science: Under Pressure.

6:30 to 8 p.m.

Thorn Brewing, 3176 Thorn St, San Diego, CA 92104.

 

 


March 10

Is climate change really just fake news? Explore this hot topic with a very special edition of Two Scientists Walk into a Bar.

6 to 8 p.m.

Hess Brewing, 3812 Grim Avenue, San Diego, CA 92104.

 

 


March 11

Where do science and art intersect? Two artists and scientists will join us to talk about the art and science behind their collaboration for the San Diego Art Institute's newest exhibition in this edition of Suds & Science.

6:30 to 8 p.m.

San Diego Art Institute, 1439 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92101.

 

 


March 12

Celebrate Women in STEM with Two Scientists Walk Into a Bar, featuring 50 STEMinists at a bar in your neighborhood. So, grab a beer (or two) and ask them your burning questions.

5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. (depending on location)

25 bars all over San Diego County

 

 


March 13

Are robots and artificial intelligence (AI) taking over the world? This edition of Speaking of Science digs into how AI and machine learning are used today and where it will take us in the future.

10–11:15 a.m. & 6:30–8 p.m.

OASIS Lifelong Learning Center at the Grossmont Shopping Center, 5500 Grossmont Center Drive, La Mesa, CA 91942.

 

 


March 13

POSTPONED

Why are we so scared of “Friday the 13th”? Get Out with the Fleet for a sneak peak of the new program series in collaboration with the Comic-Con Museum, Pop Culture Science. Join us to find out why some horror movies scare us so deeply, why some people seek out horror films and how horror films offer audiences new types of knowledge that can prove disturbing or downright scary.

7 to 9:30 p.m.

Comic-Con Museum, 2131 Pan America Plaza, San Diego, CA 92101.

 

 


March 14

It’s 3.14 aka Pi Day at the Fleet! Wrap up the week by celebrating the nation’s geekiest holiday with π-themed activities throughout  the day and a special appearance by Albert Einstein.

10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Fleet Science Center, 1875 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92101.

 

 


March 16

Where do science and art intersect? Two artists and scientists will join us to talk about the art and science behind their collaboration for the San Diego Art Institute's newest exhibition in this edition of Suds & Science.

6:30 to 8 p.m.

San Diego Art Institute, 1439 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92101.

 

 


March 27

Have a date night with great bears! Our newest giant screen film, Great Bear Rainforest tells the story of one of the rarest animals on Earth—the fabled all-white Spirit Bear—and its ancient forest home.

 

 

 

 

 


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