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Our Mission

CapSci aims to advance the public understanding of science in the New York Capital Region. Our mission is to foster interactions between scientists and non-scientists, to promote science-based public policy and scientifically literate policy makers, and to nurture diversity within the scientific community.

What CapSci Brings to the Capital Region

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    Two Scientists Walk into a Bar

    “Can we freeze people in carbonite? “What do archaeologists do? “Why do we use alternating current instead of direct current? “How is science funded?” “What is a scientist’s day like?” These are just some of the questions that people were able to ask scientists at Two Scientists Walk Into a Bar, held in October 2017. […]

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    Science on Tap

    A monthly public lecture series that brings local scientists to bars.