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March for Science-Space Coast

March for Science-Space Coast

American Space Museum & Space View Park
308 Pine St, Titusville, FL 32796, USA

Start Time
04/22/2017 11:00 am
End Time
04/22/2017 4:00 pm

Space Coast Launches the March for Science

TITUSVILLE, FL. — The March for Science internationally unites scientists and science enthusiasts to march together as a diverse, nonpartisan group to bring awareness to the nation on how important science and scientific advancements are for all citizens. The mission of the inaugural March for Science champions robustly funded and publicly communicated science as a pillar of human freedom and prosperity. The goals for the march are to humanize science, partner with the public, advocate for open, inclusive and accessible science, support scientists and affirm science as a democratic value. The march provides awareness to the nation as well as political leaders and policymakers to enact evidence based policies in the public interest. This March for Science will occur on Earth Day, April 22, 2017 in Washington, D.C. at the National Mall. In addition, over 300 satellite marches will occur worldwide.  

The March for Science-Space Coast is Brevard’s local officially registered march that will take place at Space View Park, Titusville, FL.  

The March for Science- Space Coast is a three-part event: 

  • 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. The American Space Museum is opening it's doors free of charge and will have  interactive science experiments for kids. 

  • 1 p.m. Participants will gather at the American Space Museum and march 0.5 miles to Space View Park. 

  • 1:30 – 4 p.m. Rally at Space View Park with science exhibitors and Brevard’s brightest and most talented science minds speaking to promote diverse science fields.

 We all recognize that science is everywhere and affects everyone especially here on the Space Coast, our unique part of the world where we launch humans into space utilizing science to learn more about our Earth and universe.  We look forward to marching with you at the March for Science- Space Coast event.  For more information FaceBook: Twitter: @ScienceMarch-FLSpace  Instagram: sciencemarch_flspac

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308 Pine St, Titusville, FL 32796, USA