Sounds Made Up: Tales From the History of Science

Darin Hayton, Rebecca Onion, Elly Truitt, and Mike Yudell

Philadelphia Science Festival, Philadelphia Area Center for History of Science, Chemical Heritage Foundation

Thursday, April 25, 2013 - 8:30pm


Join Philly Improv Theater comedians and historians of science for a journey back in time. Take a lighthearted look at when our best scientific intentions weren't always a good thing.


The Chemical Heritage Foundation


$5, via ticketleap

The scholars include: Darin Hayton, Haverford College; Rebecca Onion, PACHS Postdoctoral Fellow; Elly Truitt, Bryn Mawr College; and Mike Yudell, Drexel University.

This Philadelphia Science Festival event is brought to you by the Philadelphia Area Center for the History of Science, Chemical Heritage Foundation, Philly Improv Theater, Secret Pants Sketch Comedy.

The Philadelphia Science Festival is a citywide collaboration showcasing science and technology every April. Part of a national movement to inspire the next generation of scientists and engineers, it builds on Philadelphia's rich history of innovation with dozens of events at museums, universities and neighborhood libraries. View the full lineup of events on the Festival's website: