Upcoming Events

Cultured Meat – Oct 27
Gene-Engineered Crops – Oct 28


Mysteries of Sleep
The Mysteries of Sleep
Extreme Weather
Big Ideas about Big Animals
Magic vs. Quantum Entanglement
Quantum Computers: Now & Soon
The Sciences in Ancient Greece & Rome: How far did they get?


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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