Inside Science: Science Plus
Lessons From the Great Books of Science

In this all-day seminar, explore the works of the great scientist-writers—from those of Hippocrates, Plato, and Aristotle through 20th-century classics in biology, physics, and cosmology—that moved scientific development forward over the centuries.

Saturday, March 10, 2018 - 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Inside Oak Ridge National Laboratory: Where the Manhattan Project Began
4-Day Tour

A partnership between the Smithsonian and Oak Ridge National Laboratory offers a rare chance to go behind the scenes at this center for cutting-edge energy science. This one-of-a-kind 4-day study tour brings you into the heart of Oak Ridge’s past and present, guided by the staff and the scientists who lead and conduct its research.

Depart: Saturday, March 17, 2018 - 7:00 a.m.
Return: Tuesday, March 20, 2018 - 11:00 p.m.
Neuroscience and Art: A Creative Connection
2-Session Daytime Course

Merge recent findings on visual perception with familiar elements of art to discover how your landscape and still-life paintings can take on new and fresh creative edges.

Tuesday, April 17 and 24, 2018 – 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.