Nerd Culture

ASU's Emerge 2015 Has Everything: Gut Churn, Dancing Robots, and DIY Drones

Some days, it's fine to feel content with merely a modest amount of neurons firing. Whether great ideas burst forth depends on whether the requisite amount of espresso or Diet Coke is consumed.

But ASU's Center for Science and Imagination figures we're all capable of far more, even challenging us to undertake a marathon exploration of curiosity and innovation called Emerge 2015.

They've invited community members to join thought leaders, artists, roboticists, storytellers, and other folks with an imaginative bent as they converge on ASU's SkySong Innovation Center in Scottsdale on Friday, March 6, from 3 p.m. to midnight.

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Lynn Trimble is an award-winning freelance writer and photographer specializing in arts and culture, including visual and performing arts
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