Saturday Science at Discovery
Science of the Brain
Saturday, December 7, 2013
Town Center - Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery
What’s going on in your head? Join UW–Madison scientists and others at this free event to get you thinking about our most complicated organ. Make a brain cap. Explore the nervous system of a jellyfish. Compare the brains of a dog, horse and cow. Hold a human brain and spinal cord. Learn what “sidedness” you are. Learn “Why Bucky Badger Can’t Talk” in a presentation by brain researcher Lyn Turkstra at 11 a.m. Enjoy a Drawing Jam for Kids with Discovery Fellow and cartoonist Lynda Barry.