A science lecture, arts, and performance series, based at the Bell House in Brooklyn
November 3, 2016
The ballots have all been cast… the votes are in… it’s really and truly official.
Secret Science Club has been chosen as NYC’s “Best Nerd Hang.” Thanks for
voting for science, New York, and thanks to our good friends at the Village Voice for making Secret Science
Club part of the Best of NYC® 2016.
The Secret Science Club is curated by Dorian Devins, Margaret Mittelbach, and Michael Crewdson. Dorian Devins is an NYC-based jazz singer and lyricist, and the former host of WFMU's “The Speakeasy.” Margaret Mittelbach and Michael Crewdson write about nature in the strangest of places; they are co-authors of Carnivorous Nights and Wild New York.
Teeny-Tiny Secret Science Videos
At the Secret Science Club, astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson caps off his 3-hour tour de force talk--- answering questions about string theory and CERN---and ends by reflecting on human intelligence. (7 min, 36 sec)
Trippy! Check out the "after effect" below with visual neuroscientist Ben Backus (4 min, 10 sec) Click here for a less-teeny version.
Send in the clones! Biologist Rob Martienssen lectures on super seeds, super weeds, and green energy (47 min, 6 sec). Click the lower right-hand corner for full screen.