OUR MISSION

To improve communication among scientists and the public, increase public engagement with science, and advocate for the responsible use of science in public policy.

Our Blog

Scientifically Speaking: Hypothesis & Theory

Andrew Tsai | October 28, 2018

Common understanding For many of us, theory and hypothesis mean the same thing: a “guess” at how or why something is the way it is. Once it is confirmed, it stops becoming a “theory / hypothesis”, and becomes “fact”. For…..

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Introducing: Science for Georgia

Brandy Wade | September 20, 2018

Science for Georgia was created in the wake of the March for Science movement to spread curiosity and a love of science to everyone throughout this beautiful state. We at Science for Georgia want to evolve and encourage responsible use…..

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Science in Georgia

Communications Team | December 1, 2018

By Claire Jarvis, PhD Claire Jarvis is a science writer based in Atlanta, GA. You can follow Claire on LinkedIn and on Twitter @StAndrewsLynx If you were asked, “What cool science takes place in Georgia?” you might need time to think about…..

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Upcoming Events

Partner Event: Tennessee Valley Interstellar Workshop

Amy Sharma | April 10, 2019

The sixth Interstellar Symposium is Nov 10-15 in Wichita, KS. Scholarships are available. Apply here. The purpose of TVIW is to facilitate interstellar research and exploration by hosting regular summit meetings, encouraging educational advances, publishing technical and scientific papers, and…..

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Postponed: Volunteer Interest Meeting

Amy Sharma | June 20, 2019

Summer planning is hard. We will be back with a better meeting time shortly. This time it will involve beer. In the meantime: if you want to be a part of Science for Georgia, please email us. We need your…..

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July – Science Tails & Trails – Birding: Modern Day Dino Hunting

Amy Sharma | June 20, 2019

July 13, Noon. Rose Circle Park July’s ST&T will focus on “Birding: aka Dinosaur Hunting” hosted by Jason Ward . Jason Ward is a birder, writer, and Outreach Coordinator for the National Audubon Society. Born and raised in The Bronx, NYC,…..

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July 16. Special Event ST&T: A Moonwalk to Celebrate the Moon Landing.

Amy Sharma | July 9, 2019

July 16. 845 pmFourth Ward Skatepark – to the Beltline. 830 Willoughby Way NE, Atlanta, GA 30312 50 years ago man landed on the moon. Let’s take a walk on the night of the Full Moon (and 50 years from…..

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Introducing: Science for Georgia

Brandy Wade | September 20, 2018

Science for Georgia was created in the wake of the March for Science movement to spread curiosity and a love of science to everyone throughout this beautiful state. We at Science for Georgia want to evolve and encourage responsible use…..

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July – Science Tails & Trails – Birding: Modern Day Dino Hunting

Amy Sharma | June 20, 2019

July 13, Noon. Rose Circle Park July’s ST&T will focus on “Birding: aka Dinosaur Hunting” hosted by Jason Ward . Jason Ward is a birder, writer, and Outreach Coordinator for the National Audubon Society. Born and raised in The Bronx, NYC,…..

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Postponed: Volunteer Interest Meeting

Amy Sharma | June 20, 2019

Summer planning is hard. We will be back with a better meeting time shortly. This time it will involve beer. In the meantime: if you want to be a part of Science for Georgia, please email us. We need your…..

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June – Science Tails & Trails – How the Brain Works

Amy Sharma | May 31, 2019

June 8, Noon. Rose Circle Park June’s ST&T will focus on “How the Brain Works” hosted by Leah Krevitt. From federal research grants to panicked WebMD searches, we ask a lot of different questions about our brains. How do real-world…..

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Robots Day at Fernbank

Amy Sharma | May 17, 2019

May 18, 10 to 1Fernbank Museum of Natural History. 767 Clifton Rd, Atlanta, GA Come join Science for Georgia and many other STEM organizations at Fernbank’s Robots Day. “Connect with Atlanta’s favorite bots at the ultimate robot meet-and-greet as machines…..

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May – Science Tails & Trails

Amy Sharma | April 21, 2019

May 11, Noon. Rose Circle Park This month’s ST&T will feature Dr. Anthony (Tony) Martin. Dr. Martin is geologist and paleontologist at Emory University, where he teaches classes in geology, paleontology, and environmental sciences. He is especially interested in traces,…..

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Partner Event: Tennessee Valley Interstellar Workshop

Amy Sharma | April 10, 2019

The sixth Interstellar Symposium is Nov 10-15 in Wichita, KS. Scholarships are available. Apply here. The purpose of TVIW is to facilitate interstellar research and exploration by hosting regular summit meetings, encouraging educational advances, publishing technical and scientific papers, and…..

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April – Science Tails and Trails

Amy Sharma | March 28, 2019

April 13 Rose Circle Park Noon

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May the 4th

Amy Sharma | March 28, 2019

Science for Georgia will be at the Race Through Space. The Race Through Space is a 5K or 1.6K run/walk through Piedmont Park. The 5K departs from the sun and tours a scale layout of the solar system. The 1.6K…..

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March for Science Atlanta, 2019

Communications Team | March 12, 2019

Georgia scientists and supporters took to the streets to march for science on April 22nd, 2017. It was an unforgettable display of advocacy that brought in over 4,000 people. Organizers however knew the problematic culture of labeling science and facts…..

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