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Saturday with a Scientist: Climate Change
Saturday | March 09, 2019 | 11:00 am–3:00 pm
Saturday with a Scientist is a regular program that connects you to University of Minnesota scientists and student researchers along with special hands-on interactive experiences. All activities are free with gallery admission. The March 9 Saturday with a Scientist is all about our changing climate. Meet U of M researchers working in this area and see our new exhibit Weather to Climate.
– Learn how climate change may alter Minnesota’s biomes and discuss our ability to adapt with a talk by Lee Frelich (UMN Forest Resources) at 1 pm.
– See field equipment Artur Stefanski (UMN Forest Resources) uses in the B4Warmed research project, studying the effects of temperature increase on Minnesota’s tree species.
– Discover urban heat island research by Tracy Twine and Peter Snyder (UMN Soil, Water, and Climate).