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VIRTUAL Science Pub: RADON – The Monster in Your Basement

April 16, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Introducing our first Virtual Science Pub:

Asheville Museum of Science (AMOS), in partnership with The Collider, presents their first-ever VIRTUAL Science Pub, “Radon: The Monster in Your Basement.” Radon is a dangerous gas that may be more common than you think! Speakers Brett Strimple (Integrity Radon) and Phillip Gibson (NC Radon Program Coordinator) will discuss the dangerous gas Radon and its prevalence in households across the country. 50 at-home radon testing kits will also be given away via mail.

WHO: Speakers will include Brett Strimple of Integrity Radon Control in Fairview and Phillip Gibson, NC Radon Program Coordinator. Mary Spivey, Community Manager at The Collider, will moderate the event.

WHAT: AMOS’ Science Pubs combine the best of Asheville under one roof from interesting science to great brews, all while advancing the museum’s core values and science literacy. Science Pubs are held every third Thursday of the month. 

April’s Pub explores the dangerous gas radon and its prevalence in households across the country, with a focus on WNC. A short film on radon will be shown at the beginning. At-home radon testing kits will be given away via mail to the first 50 attendees. 

WHEN:     Thursday, April 16, 6 – 7:30 p.m.

WHERE:     Virtual – Zoom

        URL: https://zoom.us/j/691900888

Meeting ID: 691 900 888

Call-in phone number: +1 646 876 9923

The event begins at 6:00 p.m. online. Log into our website early to complete event registration and to launch our event connection software. 


April 16, 2020
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm




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