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March 13, 2021 "S.P.E.E.D!" Prof. Eric Cornell

Professor Eric Cornell "S.P.E.E.D!" Saturday, March 13, 2021 9:30-10:30 a.m. Have you been trying awesome science experiments from home this year? Would you like to join Professor Eric Cornell on a Saturday morning to find out more about what he's been trying? There are so many great experiments that you...


February 20, 2021 "The Magic of Chemistry" Prof. Tanja Cuk

Apparate via Zoom into a CU Wizards Saturday morning webinar! CU Wizards Professor Tanja Cuk presents “The Magic of Chemistry!” starring Hydrogen, Oxygen and Water! Come learn about the science that is behind the seemingly magical, lively demonstrations and favorite tricks that make this show especially great treat for kids...

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January 23, 2021 "Tumultuous Life of Cumulus Clouds" Prof. Katja Friedrich

Professor Katja Friedrich "The Tumultuous Life of Cumulus Clouds" Saturday, January 23, 2021 9:30-10:30 a.m. *** Have you ever asked yourself: How do clouds form? Why do they have different shapes? Why do some clouds rain and others just move on? What do I need to make a cloud? Can...

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December 5, 2020 "Humanity Needs Dreamers: A Visit with Marie Curie" Susan Marie Frontczak

RSVP in advance: CU Wizards invites you to meet Marie Curie! Special digital theater performance and interactive Q & A About this Event What if two-time Nobel Prize winning scientist Marie Skłodowska Curie could tell her story? CU Wizards lecture series invites you to take part in a digital...

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November 14, 2020 "GRAVITY!" Prof. Alysia Marino & Gwen Eccles

CU Wizards Next Webinar Show “GRAVITY!” A free Family Webinar Show geared for ages 5-17, Saturday, NOVEMBER 14th ~ 9:30-10:30 a.m. on Zoom! Professor Alysia Marino and Gwen Eccles present an entertaining, lively Webinar full of demonstrations that will teach kids all about gravity! Sir Isaac Newton would approve of...

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October 31, 2020 "Illusion and Reality: The Science of Perception" Prof. Lew Harvey

In this webinar, CU Professor Lew Harvey presents: “Illusion and Reality: The Science of Perception”. (Please click here to get the Show Slides for the Show.) Professor Harvey's show is good brain exercise! The brain constructs the experience of reality using sensory information from the outside world combined with internal...

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September 26, 2020 "BOOM! The Physics of Sound & Music via ZOOM!" Prof. Micheal Dubson

Professor Micheal Dubson's "BOOM! The Physics of Sound and Music!" will both delight and inform kids of all ages!

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September 12, 2020 "Special CU Wizards Webinar! 30th Anniversary Celebration!"

We hope that you will be free to join an upcoming special CU WIZARDS 30th Anniversary Celebratory Webinar with special guest Professor John Taylor, the original "Mr. Wizard" and over two dozen CU Wizards from all of the program’s years attending. This very special webinar will launch the 2020-2021 regular...

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April 25, 2020 "Superheroes Within! Immunity in Health & Disease" Prof. Moni Fleshner

CU Physiology Professor Moni Fleshner will introduce young students to the immune system and teach kids about some great “superheroes”, the cells and organs that fight germs! With the help of “Anatomy Bob” and examples from a mouse, a rat and a human, Dr. Fleshner’s show will highlight one very...

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March 7, 2020 "Rocks from Outer Space!" Prof. Brian Hynek

CU Boulder Geology Professor Brian Hynek has traveled the globe in search of rocks from outer space. These rocks tell fascinating stories...the geologic, hydrologic, and climatic histories of our neighboring planets. Meet at CU Planetarium for a memorable Saturday morning CU Wizards show presented by a real rock star who...