Better Learning With Beer!

Kiggins Theatre

Vancouver, Washington

Science on Tap at the Kiggins is produced in partnership with Washington State University Vancouver

Science on Tap is a science lecture series where you can sit back, enjoy a pint, and laugh while you learn. Listen to experts talk about the science in your neighborhood and around the world. You don’t have to be a science geek to have fun—all you need is a thirst for knowledge!

Wednesday, April 12, 2017, in Vancouver

Inside the Feline Mind

Have you ever wondered what goes inside your cat's furry little brain? Let Dr. Rolan Tripp, a veterinarian and animal behaviorist, take you on a guided tour through the feline mind, from genetics to geriatrics. Learn answers to questions like: Why do cats hiss? Why bring me a dead mouse? Why head-butt people as affection… GET DETAILS

Wednesday, May 10, 2017, in Vancouver

Chicks Dig Science: Girls, Goggles, and Blowing Stuff Up

Picture a scientist. What do you see? Beakers? Check. Lab coats? Check. Wild fuzzy hair? Check. Old white dude? Check. Girl? Not so much. Today, right now, girls are killing it in math and science. They are taking more science credits in high school than boys and earning higher grades. What they aren’t doing is… GET DETAILS

TUESDAY, May 16, 2017, in Vancouver

We Have No Idea: A Guide to the Unknown Universe

This is a special extra Science on Tap event! Why does the universe have a speed limit? What (or who) is attacking Earth with tiny, super-fast particles? What exactly is Dark Matter? And for that matter... What is matter? PHD Comics’ Jorge Cham and particle physicist Daniel Whiteson are experts at explaining things. In their… GET DETAILS