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NHL Seattle is busy preparing for the franchise’s NHL debut in the 2021-22 season, but before taking on their Pacific Division rivals, they first need to assemble a team of stars! So how is NHL Seattle preparing for the Expansion Draft in June 2021? To find out, hear from NHL Seattle’s Pro Scouts Stu Barnes, Cammi Granato, John Goodwin, Dave Hunter, and Ulf Samuelsson about how they prep for games, what they watch for, and how they use live game-action,…Find out more »
Exploration for All invites all families affected by autism to explore Pacific Science Center during a special free morning or evening visit before or after we open to the public. Experience exhibits without heavy crowds, softened general lighting, and decreased noise levels and visual stimulation wherever possible.Find out more »
For centuries, friendship was considered cultural, not biological, and valued but not invaluable. That view has changed as scientists have recognized the critical importance of strong social bonds for health and well-being. Join science journalist Lydia Denworth, author of Friendship: The Evolution, Biology and Extraordinary Power of Life’s Fundamental Bond, for a discussion on how the new science of friendship has simultaneously clarified what friendship is and blurred the lines between friendship, romance, and family. Plus, she’ll explain why friendship…Find out more »