Back to All Events

How to See Science: A Media History

  • Wagner Free Institute of Science 1700 W. Montgomery Ave. Philadelphia, Pa. (map)

From slides to YouTube videos, images reveal previously unseen aspects of nature. Feast your eyes on examples from Wagner Free Institute’s historic lantern slide collection and the wider world of cinema. Oliver Gaycken, an expert on popular science history, will explain visual media’s role in teaching science.


Later Event: May 19
Meet Author Jon McGoran