RealtimeSTEAM in partnership with Phoenix Comicon and the Arizona Department of Education-Career and Technical Education Department, offers up to 33 hours of programming that can be used toward teacher professional development certification.
Text reg to (602) 313-1470 to register for PD at Phoenix Comicon. At the end of each panel, and in the Hall of Heroes at the science booths, scan the QR code or text the ID # displayed to receive credit. Your certificate will be emailed after Comicon to the address you provided when you registered.
- Check in at our Science and Education panels all weekend Thursday-Sunday on the first floor of the North Building, Rooms 131BC and 132A, Phoenix Convention Center;
- Visit our science space in the Hall of Heroes on the third floor of the North Building from 4PM Thursday through 5 PM Sunday;
- Attend the Edutech Expo: Education Track Reception, Thursday, May 25, 2018, 7:30 PM in the West Building, to earn your credits.
Our Founders, Rebekah Brubaker and Brian Johnson, are featured speakers at Arizona Science Center’s Science With A Twist: Super Villains, Friday, May 19, 2017, 6–10 PM.
Phoenix Comicon 2017 Science Track celebrates our favorite science-themed animated series from the quantum mechanics of Rick and Morty, to the The Futurama Theorem (the first known theorem to be created for a tv show) and the advanced degrees of Batman’s villains.
Wub A Lub A Dub Dub!: The Science of Rick and Morty
Thursday May 25 6-7pm
Besides being hilarious, Rick and Morty explores strange scientific concepts such as parallel universes. In this panel, experts will discuss the science underpinning this show, and their love of Szechuan sauce.
Super Hero Science brings Phoenix Comicon attendees the insiders angle on the physics, biology and physiology of being more than human.
Super Friends: The Science of the Justice League
The Justice League’s membership includes aliens, cyborgs, mythological royalty, and billionaire playboy philanthropists. By their powers combined, they are something even greater! In this panel, experts will discuss the JL and their powers.
Thursday May 25 11:30-1pm
The Science & Education Track Programming by realtimeSTEAM.org brings Phoenix Comicon science fans more interactive demonstrations and featured science guests in 2017.