A great documentary about oceanographer Dr. Sylvia Earle's campaign to save the ocean is available on Netflix called Mission Blue.
The Hunt for Life is a documentary about paleontologist Dr. Mary Schweitzer discovering blood cells in a dinosaur fossil for the first time and her discovery of being able to identifty that a dinosaur fossil was female.
GIRLS AND SCIENCE
Denver Nature and Science, throughout the Museum
Saturday, March 4, 9 a.m.-6 p.m.
All ages welcome, with activities targeted to ages 8-13
Included with a general admission ticket
Be inspired by women in science! The Denver Museum of Nature & Science and CBS4 are excited to host the third annual Girls and Science event on Saturday, March 4, 2017.
Explore a variety of Science Clubhouses, where girls (and boys!) and their families will meet women scientists and experience the many diverse opportunities a future in science, technology, engineering, art, and math can bring. This day is all about igniting a passion for science—so try it on, test it out, and play!
Ages 2-18: $4 general Museum admission
SNAP Access: Free, just show your EBT card at Ticketing
Military (current, reservist, and National Guard members): Free
Organized Youth Groups: Free, with advanced reservations at 303-370-6000