Upcoming Events

Out There – Feb 21
Hosting Habitable Planets – Feb 25

Event Archives


TED-Ed’s How Fast Are You Moving?
The Sciences in Ancient Greece & Rome: How far did they get?
The Science of Deception
Understanding Pain
Do We Understand Pain?
Machine Learning

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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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