March for Science 2017

OSA joined 100+ organizations for the first annual March for Science on 22 April 2017 in over 600 locations worldwide.

The Physics of Superheroes at the March for Science with James Kakalios


The Optical Society (OSA) and the American Physical Society (APS) proudly present a teach-in on the National Mall for the March for Science: the Physics of Superheroes with James Kakalios, University of Minnesota. The audience learns about the human superpower- intelligence – through an exploration connections to real-life physics and optical properties in one of the last places you would expect to find them- among super heroes in comic books.

Check out OSA’s designs for the March for Science and science advocacy.