Fluorescence vs. Bioluminescence: An Afternoon at the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences
- The Castillo Lab spent a wonderful afternoon in Raleigh teaching local students and their parents about the difference between fluorescence and bioluminescence. Kids got the chance to color with fluorescent crayons, wear glow sticks, and check out some fluorescent GloFish!
Reef: Research-Educator Exchange Forum, 2015
- REEF is an event that provides training for scientists to learn how to succeed in outreach. REEF allowed me to meet and get involved with lots of great organizations in my community, including the NC Museum of Natural Sciences(http://naturalsciences.org/) and the NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores (http://www.ncaquariums.com/pine-knoll-shores).
SciREN: Scientific Research and Education Network Coast, 2015
- Visit: http://www.thesciren.org/ for more information! I created a lesson plan for this event that addresses the concept of predator/prey interactions on the reef. Follow this link and search my name for more details!