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Brown Brain Fair 2019

March 17 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm EDT

Free

Come discover the human brain! Ever wonder how we learn and remember? How do optical illusions work? Come hold a real preserved brain or peer at neurons through a microscope. Check out “brains in a dish” or try your hand at an EEG recording. Experience virtual reality or make original digital art using your own brain waves! Younger kids can enjoy crafts, games, tasty treats, and face painting.

At the Brown Brain Fair you’ll find more than 20 labs, organizations, and institutes who will give you a glimpse of their research using games and fun demonstrations. Each year, the fair has been attended by over 600 people. It won “Event of the Year” from the Brown Student Activities Office and was covered by several media outlets, including the Providence Journal and the Brown Daily Herald.

Format:Interactive fair

Ages: Adults, Family, Kid friendly (0-5), Kid friendly (elementary), Kid friendly (middle school), Young adult friendly (high school), College students, Senior

Capacity: 500

Hosted byBrown Bain Bee & Carney Institute for Brain Science at Brown University

  

Details

Date:
March 17
Time:
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/brown-brain-fair-2019-tickets-56062522514?aff=BrainWeekRI

Organizer

Brown University
Website:
https://www.brown.edu/carney/

Venue

Engineering Research Center Lobby
345 Brook St.
Providence, RI 02906 United States
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