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The Science of Everyday Things (Complete Series)
November 4 to December 2
In-person: Arcata

The Science of Everyday Things (Complete Series)


With Elliott Parivar, Ph.D., Retired Science Teacher / Adjunct Professor

In these hands-on crash courses, you will examine the chemistry and physics that apply to our everyday lives, without the complicated formulas and explained in simple terms. You will acquire interesting tidbits and life-saving skills by learning the science behind our physical world. In a science lab you will conduct fascinating experiments and observe demos in class on weather, heat, sound, light, color, EM radiation, forces of nature, and gravity.

Register for this series of classes by 11/1/2023. Classes may also be taken individually for $20 each. Click on date/course titles above.

Sat., Nov. 4, 18, & Dec. 2 • 10 a.m.-12 p.m.

In-person: Arcata

$45 • Class #: 44132

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Elliot Parivar

Elliott Parivar

Elliott Parivar is a scientist/horticulturist/botanist with nearly four decades of teaching experience at the middle school, high school, and college levels. He has taught classes full-time at Harvard-Westlake School and part-time at Los Angeles Pierce College.