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Art of Systems Biology and Nanoscience

Saturday Mar 30, 2013

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333 Montezuma Arts

333 Montezuma
Railyard District
Santa Fe, NM 87501
US

Cost:

FREE

Ages:

ALL-AGES!

See fascinating scientific images of nature at its tiniest and most stunning with photo micrographs, scientific illustrations and animations from two award-winning and internationally-renowned artists, Drew Berry and Thomas Deerinck.

Additional images generated by University of New Mexico and LANL-based systems biologists and nanoscientists further demonstrate that life, even at this miniscule scale, can be immensely beautiful.On Saturday from 10am to 2:30pm, children, teachers and curious adults can enter the teeny-tiny world through interactive experiments led by graduate students from the UNM Nanoscience and Microsystems degree program and the New Mexico Cancer Nanotechnology Training Center.On Friday evening at 6 pm, Dr. Mark Ellisman, UC San Diego, will speak on "Imaging the Dark Matter of the Brain" and on Saturday at 5:30 pm Dr. Angela Wandinger-Ness, UNM cell biologist, talk is titles "Envisioning Therapies by Picturing Disease". Wine and cheese receptions, held each evening from 4:30 P.M. to 6 P.M., are open to the public but require preregistration at http://stmc.health.unm.edu/art/index.html.

    Contact:

    Michele Sequeira

    Phone: 505.925.0486
    Website: Click to Visit