Darwin Day 2017

To celebrate the birthday of Charles Darwin

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Knowledge tools: from throwing stones to smartphones
Thursday, 9 February 18 hours-admission free
Conference at the Rovereto Civic Museum Foundation
Maurizio Battisti, archaeologist, MCR Foundation
Francis Pavani, cognitive neuroscientist, CIMeC, University of Trento
Gionata Stancher, evolutionary biologist and ethologist, MCR Foundation

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The rationale always save us?
Arguments and speeches on the confrontation between science and pseudo-science
Friday 10 February 18 hours
aperitif at the Bar Club Santa Maria
Via Santa Maria 18, Rovereto
Stefano Oss, Professor at the Physics Department of the University of Trento

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This idea of life
Sunday 12 February from 14.30 to 18
at the Rovereto Civic Museum Foundation
celebrating the birthday of Charles Darwin with an afternoon full of themed educational activities and workshops for children and adults!

On the programme:

On the ground floor
hours 15.00 and 17.00 hours > guided part one: the "inventions" in animal evolution
ore 16.30 > snack
ore 16.45 > show at the Planetarium: The evolution of the solar system

On the second floor
15.45 hours and 17.45 hours > guided trail second part: the inventions of Homo sapiens
Madake art installation. The mystery of the bamboo-curated by g. Fox, s. Bankar, o. Maffei

On the third floor
Open all day:
Microscopic observations: Microorganisms of the House and garden
Exhibition of live animals: giant bugs and fish to cave
Exhibition of bonsai (edited by Arcobonsai)
Screening of the short documentary "what is life?"

The cost of the activities of Sunday February 12 is included in the ticket price. Free admission for children under 6 years and reduced to 3 euros for everyone else.

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Source and Info:
The Rovereto Civic Museum Foundation
41 Borgo Santa Caterina-Rovereto TN
Tel. 0464 452800
museo@fondazionemcr.it