Music by Grown Kids Radio, plus a live performance by turntablist Teeko.
21+ event, 6:00-10:00 pm
Explore the fascinating and frightening history of pandemics as NightLife takes a look at the dynamic diseases that have shaped the world we live in.
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
Lightening Talks & Pandemic Pub Trivia in African Hall
7:00 pm, Pick the brains of Bay Area scientists during "Lighting Talks" featuring Academy microbiologist Dr. Shannon Bennett, Academy Fellow Dr. Vance Vredenburg, Dr. Andrea Swei of SF State University, Joseph DeRisi of UCSF, and Charles Chiu of UCSF.
8:15 & 9:00 pm, Consider yourself a "pop culture pandemic" guru? Put your knowledge to the test during a round of pandemic-themed pub trivia by Brainstormer.
Survival Techniques & Elixer Lounge in East Pavilion
7:30 pm, Meet Dr. Matt Lewin, the Academy’s resident expedition doc who prepares scientists for research trips to some of the world’s most remote and dangerous hotspots. Hear his captivating stories from the field and learn about what it takes to work in emergency medicine.
6:00-10:00 pm, Discover how tiny flies can pack serious illnesses (like malaria) and how these diseases are transmitted with Stanford University Postdocs.
6:30-9:30 pm, Sip on botanically-derived beverages to cure what ails you in an elixir lounge hosted by Brilliant Elixirs.
Turntablist Performance in the Coral Reef
(Lower Level / Aquarium)
6:00-8:30 pm, Groove to a DJ set by Grown Kids Radio
8:30-9:15 pm, Catch a live performance by world-renowned turntablist Teeko.
21+ Event, ID required for entry.
Note: The 4-story Rainforest exhibit closes at 7:45pm and planetarium passes are distributed to visitors on a first-come first-served basis. Special programs and lectures may have limited seating and admission will also be made available to visitors on a first-come, first-served basis.
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