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Bringing the latest science breakthroughts to local pubs

The second edition in Trieste

From subatomic particles to supermassive stars, from fractals to the simmetries of the Universe. Sperical cows, dark matter, graphene, air quality and climate change. This, and much more, is Pint of Science Trieste 2018. From Monday 14 to Wednesday 16 May, a new edition of the international science festival that brings some of the most brilliant scientists to the pub to discuss their latest research and findings will take place in 21 countries and 20 Italian cities. The event will be also back in Trieste in four pubs.

Pint of Science is organised by “Pint of Science Italia” with the support of national and local organisations and instititutions including AREA Science Park, ICTP, OGS and SISSA.

Here is when and where you can meet SISSA researchers:

Monday 14/05, ­ 7:30 pm
La morale dei supercomputer: da strumenti di ricerca a macchine pensanti?
Luca Grisanti  (SISSA) e Katia Rivera (SISSA)
Murphy's Meeting Point - Galleria Fenice 6, Trieste

Tuesday 15/05, 7:30 pm
Una birra cosmica: spillare l'universo in un pub extrasolare... sperando che non piova!
Andrea Oddo  (SISSA) e Giuseppe Murante (INAF-OATs)
Il Grande Buffo - Viale XX Settembre  38A, Trieste
Tuesday 15/05, ­ 7:30 pm
Campo magnetico e modelli metereologici: come non perdere la bussola!
Beatrice Pastore & Costantino Pacilio (SISSA) e Giorgio Graffino (ICTP)
Old London Pub -  Via Giuseppe Caprin 17, Trieste

Wednesday 16/05, ­ 7:30 pm
Mucche sferiche in un universo simmetrico
Vedran Skrinjar (SISSA) e Michele Maris (INAF-OATs)
Il Grande Buffo - Viale XX Settembre  38A, Trieste

Please note that all events will be held in Italian.