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NightLife at the California Academy of Sciences
55 Music Concourse Dr, San Francisco, California 94118
Feed your brain and body this week as NightLife continues its ongoing series exploring human health and wellness. Join one of our popular yoga sessions around the museum with Yoga Tree and YogaWorks San Francisco instructors.
Music by DJ Hyfi
→ Roll out your mat in front of the colorful moon jelly exhibit in the aquarium for “silent disco yoga” with Outdoor Yoga SF (known for their beachside yoga sessions). Or practice your vinyasa while accompanied by live tunes from DJ Hyfi in the Piazza.
→→→ Please note: Yoga class capacity is limited in each location and entry is not guaranteed. Silent Disco classes require passes which will be available on a first-come, first-served basis starting at 5:30 pm in the Piazza (Level 1). Please bring your own yoga mat.
→ In African Hall, join immunology researcher and oncologist Dr. Hootie Warren as he presents the jaw-dropping discoveries made at Fred Hutch in harnessing the immune system to fight cancer.
→ Wonderfest Science presents two eye-opening talks on human health and disease: Dr. Greg Tranah on the impact of circadian rhythms on human health and aging, and Stanford’s Dr. Robert Siegel on how prions—unique infectious agents—cause disease.
→ How do the dancers of the San Francisco Ballet stay in peak physical fitness? The company’s physician, Dr. Richard D. Gibbs, and Principal Dancer Sasha de Sola will explore the science and anatomy behind classical ballet training and how it reveals itself onstage.
→ Meet researchers from UCSF, including the Poskanzer Group, which studies astrocytes, an important type of brain cell, and the ALBA team from the Memory and Aging Center.
MORE YOGA! The Brain & Body NightLife series continues on May 17, September 20, and November 1.
— Last entry for our Rainforest dome is at 7:45 pm. Please note: drinks are not allowed inside the Rainforest exhibit.
— Planetarium passes are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Early event arrival is strongly recommended due to limited capacity and high demand for passes.
— Enjoy a different fresh seasonal «craft on draft» cocktail at each NightLife bar area. All bars accept cash and credit cards.
— A variety of food options are available at NightLife, including The Academy Café, The Terrace, and a food cart located in the front lobby.
— Special programs and lectures may have limited seating and admission will also be made available to visitors on a first-come, first-served basis.
— Programming lineup subject to change.