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State of the Sciences: Live! at Hunt Library
Start Date: 4/21/2017Start Time: 6:00 PM
End Date: 4/21/2017End Time: 9:00 PM

Event Description:
Registration for this event is closed. If you would like to be placed on the wait list, please email Marla Gregg at

Join the College of Sciences for a fun, family-friendly event in one of NC State’s most iconic buildings, the Hunt Library on Centennial Campus. The event will feature activities for science lovers of all ages, including hands-on demos, fun and informative talks, rooftop stargazing and behind-the-scenes tours, along with food, wine and NC State beer.

The event, which will be part of the North Carolina Science Festival, is free and open to the public, but registration is required.

Featured Talks
--Rhett Allain, physics alumnus and Wired magazine’s Dot Physics blogger
--Samantha Trull, zoology alumna known as “The Mother of Sloths” and co-founder of The Sloth Institute in Costa Rica
--A kid-friendly, interactive science performance by “Isaac Newton” and “Albert Einstein”

Featured Events and Activities
--Rooftop stargazing with astrophysics students
--Science storytime for kids
--Spectacular science scenes in the library’s teaching and visualization lab
--Interpreting a chemical reaction through dance
--Behind-the-scenes tours of the Bookbot, the library’s state-of-the-art book delivery system
Location Information:
Hunt Library
Contact Information:
Name: Nate DeGraff
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