Stem Cell Breakthroughs
New techniques using skin will make stem-cell technology less controversial and more viable. Scientists tell you why at this upmarket University City dig. 5:30pm. Midatlantic Restaurant and Tap Room, 3711 Market St.
Seemed Right at the Time?! Scenes from Science Past
Let Philly Improv Theater massage your brain with explanations of why today’s bullshit was yesterday’s fact. 5:30pm. The Wagner Institute, 1700 W. Montgomery Ave.
Murder at the Mütter
You and forensics experts from the PPD, Medical Examiner’s Office, and Association of Women in Forensic Science decipher the clues, analyze data, and solve the mystery. Followed by beer and wine. 6pm. $20. The Mütter Museum, 19 S. 22nd St.
Science and Art Gallery
Images and artwork by scientists, artists and students get us closer to conceptualizing the things we can’t see. TRUST Gallery, 249 Arch St.
Nightlife: Cooking Up Couture
Calendar: September 17-24
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