Upcoming Events

California & The Big One – Dec 12
Are We Alone? – Jan 26


Pleasure vs. Happiness
Understanding Pain
Do We Understand Pain?
The Science of Deception
The Sciences in Ancient Greece & Rome: How far did they get?
Quantum Computers: Now & Soon


Wonderfest’s Mission is to inspire and nurture a deep sense of wonder about the world. Wonderfest programs — including public science gatherings in the San Francisco Bay Area and online science discourse & video — aspire to stimulate curiosity, promote careful reasoning, challenge unexamined beliefs, and encourage life-long learning.

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