On Wednesday, August 28, science communicators, Museum scientists, and hundreds of science fans came together for one incredible evening at the American Museum of Natural History: IFLS Live!

Co-hosted with Elise Andrew of I F*cking Love Science, the event’s special guests included Annalee Newitz of io9Gregory Brown and Mitchell Moffit of AsapSCIENCE, Maria Popova of Brain Pickings, and Emily Graslie of The Brain Scoop, plus Museum curators Mark Siddall, Mordecai-Mark Mac Low, and Director of Astrovisualization Carter Emmart. Hayden Planetarium Director Neil deGrasse Tyson also made a surprise appearance.

Watch the full recording of the event here.

This is what the reception looked like! So many interesting people!  I didn’t talk to anyone though mainly because it would be kind of awkward because everyone there was 21+ and I was there for like 20 mins.  It was really cool though!