MDI Biological Laboratories July Lectures and Exhibits

Join us for exhibits and lectures on a variety of topics ranging from science and art to aging and disease, cloning, and living to be 150.

MDI Biological Laboratories July Lectures and Exhibits

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The MDI Biological Laboratory offers a full schedule of public outreach events, conferences, and courses.

The following is a sampling of public events for the month of July – for the full list, please visit the website:

  • Thursday, July 7, 2016 · 5:00–7:00 pm
    Kinne Library, MDI Biological Laboratory

    Art Meets Science – Opening Reception

    The opening reception for the fifth annual Art Meets Science exhibition. A Fresh Field of Life: Artists, Naturalists and the Vision for Acadia celebrates the centennial of Acadia National Park, telling the story of art and science coming together on this island in the 19th century, and the founding of a national park to preserve their co-existence.

  • Thursday, July 14, 2016 · 5:00–7:00 pm
               MDI Biological Laboratory

            Family Science Night

Family Science Night provides a fun setting for families to explore more than a dozen hands-on science stations.

  • Monday, July 25, 2016 · 5:00–6:00 pm
    Kinne Library, MDI Biological Laboratory

MDI Science Café – Earth’s Mass Extinctions, Past and Present

                 Mike Coffin, Ph.D.

                Learn about the five mass extinctions of life that have occurred over the 4.5 billion-year history of the Earth, and evidence for what’s in                         store in our future.


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July 7, 14, 25

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