Strawberry DNA Extraction

Did you know that humans share more than half of our DNA with strawberries? Or that you don’t need a microscope to see it?! Visit the Thermo Fisher Scientific booth to extract DNA from real strawberries and analyze the basic building blocks of all life on Earth.

At Thermo Fisher Scientific, everything we do is driven by our Mission to enable our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner, and safer. It is our purpose—the heart of who we are as a Company—and it inspires our more than 100,000 colleagues to bring their best every day. Our global team helps our customers discover new therapies and medicines, protect the environment, make sure our food is safe and advance science through thousands of other bold projects that improve millions of lives.

Date:
Oct 9, 2022
Time:
12:00 PM
- 04:00 AM
Venue:
Kendall/MIT Open Space: The Festival Zone
Location:
Kendall/MIT Open Space, Main Street, Cambridge, MA
Presented By:

About the
Festival

Cambridge Science Festival, the first of its kind in the United States, is a madcap celebration of science, technology, engineering, art, and math (STEAM). A multifaceted, multicultural event, the Festival makes science accessible, interactive, and fun, highlighting the impact of STEAM in all our lives.

The Cambridge Science Festival was founded by and is produced by the MIT Museum.