Calling all scientists in the Ft. Pierce area
Only 40% of Americans have a “great deal” of confidence in the scientific community.
52% think scientists are “odd and peculiar”
When asked to draw a scientist, most children draw a white male in a lab coat, with facial hair and glasses
Let’s show the world what scientists REALLY look like!
The IRL Science Festival presents Science IRL: an initiative to increase trust in science by familiarizing the public with local scientists and highlighting the diversity among us.
What are we asking you to do to help?
Wear a FREE T-Shirt as you go out and about in your daily life on
October 20, 2018
Now, you’re scientist, so we know you won’t mind filling out a short survey afterwards to let us know how it went.
ScienceIRL is presented by the IRL Science Festival with support from The Science Festival Alliance and The Simons Foundation’s Science Sandbox