Start Talking Science

Public Events
Thursday, September 22, 2022
6:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m.
Science History Institute
315 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
United States

Interested in dark energy? Talk about it with an astronomer.
Curious about the effects of cocaine on the brain? Discuss it with a neuroscientist.
Ever wonder why birds have such colorful feathers? Ask an ornithologist!

Start Talking Science is an unprecedented opportunity for you to meet local scientists and academics and discuss their groundbreaking research. Nerd out about all things science over tasty snacks, and get a chance to explore all the amazing research projects going on in the City of Brotherly Love.

This event is free, and no registration is required.

About Start Talking Science

Start Talking Science aims to increase the public awareness of—and interest in—cutting-edge, local research in order to make STEM more accessible. We hope to foster insightful conversations and connections while strengthening the communication skills of researchers.

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For more information about Start Talking Science contact Christina Love at

For more information about this event, contact Alexis Pedrick at 215.873.8293 or