Full-Spectrum Science with Ron Hipschman: The Science of Lasers


Sunday, September 15, 2013 | 2:00 p.m.

Exploratorium, Pier 15
Included with museum admission.
All Ages

Note: There is limited capacity for this program; seating will be made available to visitors on a first-come, first-served basis.


Join Exploratorium scientist Ron Hipschman for colorful explorations of the physical world.

In 1960, the laser was known as “a solution looking for a problem.” Now we can hardly imagine life without them. Learn what’s special about laser light, how it’s made, and how it’s used in everything from DVD players to eye surgery to fusion energy research.

There is limited capacity for this program; seating will be made available to visitors on a first-come, first-served basis.