Gerri Trooskin

(Photo provided by Philadelphia Science Festival)

Positively Philadelphia: Science Festival Returns

From Sharknado cocktails to clothes of the futrure, there are many events at Philadelphia’s Science Festival that begins later this month.


(Gerri Trooskin of the Franklin Institute, director of the Philadelphia Science Festival.  Credit: Hadas Kuznits)

Philadelphia Science Festival Readies For 11 Days of Fun and Learning

The Philadelphia Science Festival kicks off Thursday night, covering everything from astronomy to zombies.


(Cassandra Boyce of Meals on Wheels Delaware.  Photo provided)

What’s Cooking on 1060: Two Food Fundraisers, and The Science of Food

Hadas Kuznits previews two area food-related fundraisers, plus food-related events during the Philadelphia Science Festival.


(Nancy Law stands outside her SoWe Bar and Kitchen, at 22nd and Carpenter Streets.  Credit: Hadas Kuznits)

What’s Cooking on 1060: Everything New For Spring, Foodwise

Hadas finds a new restaurant near Graduate Hospital, a hotel planting a rooftop herb garden, and a food-and-drink link to the Philadelphia Science Festival.


(File photo provided)

Food, Science Focus Of Upcoming Philadelphia Science Festival

“Flavor tripping” and the science of chocolate are among the topics of a series of science cafes during the festival.