Touch_me_posterThe Berkeley Science Review and Bay Area Science Festival  invite you to explore the science of touch sensation. The event will take place on October 27, from 6-10 pm, and will showcase the fascinating ways that both animals and robots navigate the tactile world.

Visitors will have the opportunity of exploring the science of touch sensation by interacting with touch sensitive robots and by participating in a live experiment on communicating emotion through touch. The Festival will also feature interviews with experts in this field.

For more information about the Festival, visit the event’s webpage or the Berkeley Science Review Facebook page.

The Berkeley Science Review is a graduate student-run magazine and blog featuring the groundbreaking scientific research happening at UC Berkeley. The organization’s mission is to train scientists and nonscientists alike to communicate scientific research to the public in an accessible and interesting way.