Ask a Scientist

Virtual Science

Engage with real scientists in real time! Each month, we invite you to explore current Park research with a local STEM expert followed by a live Q&A session. Dive into a fascinating science topic each month, including fish ecology, marine plastics and diversity & inclusion in STEM. By tuning in, you’ll be able to participate in topical conversations buzzing in the science world today and to ask the scientists your burning questions!

August 11: Diversity & Inclusion in STEM – All are invited to learn from those who are paving the way toward a more inclusive STEM environment on August 11 at the Diversity & Inclusion in STEM Panel hosted by Hudson River Park and the New York Academy of Sciences. Moderated by the esteemed student leader and environmental justice activist, Wanjiku Gatheru, this discussion will highlight STEM professionals

Tune in on Facebook live @HudsonRiverPark

2020 Schedule:

Wednesday, July 22 at 2:00 PM – Fish Ecology with Dr. Peter Park

Tuesday, August 11 at 2:00 PM – Diversity & Inclusion in STEM Panel

Wednesday, September 16 at 6:00 PM – Marine Plastics

Wednesday, October 21 at 6:00 PM – Sustainability

Tune in live with HRPK’s River Project to enjoy virtual programs and connect with the Park’s Estuarine Sanctuary. Science programming for everyone!

A group on a panel discuss Plastics

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Tuesday, Aug 11
2:00 PM