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Science Café: Reflection of Use of Agrochemicals: Illness vs. Food Supply, Nov. 19

Science Café: Reflection of Use of Agrochemicals: Illness vs. Food Supply, Nov. 19

Science Café presents Dr. Dina Lopez on “Reflection of Use of Agrochemicals: Illness vs. Food Supply” on Wednesday, Nov. 19, at 5 p.m. in the Baker Center Front Room. The United States uses 1.1 billion pounds of pesticides annually. On average, 3.5 pounds of pesticides are used per every inhabitant […]

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November 19, 2014 at 6:30 pmEvents

The Environment: What’s Security Got To Do with It?” on Wednesday, Nov. 12

Dr. Geoff Dabelko

Café Conversations presents Dr. Geoff Dabelko “The Environment: What’s Security Got To Do with It?” on Wednesday, Nov. 12, at 5 p.m. in the Baker Center Front Room. “Since 1990, I have researched multidimensional links between environmental issues and security. I will share insights both from research and my 20 […]

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November 12, 2014 at 8:15 pmEvents

A&S TV: ‘All Coupled Climate Models Are Wrong, Some are Useful’

Ryan Fogt at Science Cafe

Dr. Ryan Fogt, said “All Coupled Climate Models Are Wrong, Some are Useful” in his Fall 2014 Science Café talk. Fogt is Associate Professor of Geography at Ohio University. His research focuses on the Antarctic and the Southern Hemisphere climate. “I use climate models in my research on understanding the […]

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November 7, 2014 at 10:34 amNews

Science Café: The Dark Side of the Universe, Nov. 5

Dr. Doug Clowe

Science Café presents Dr. Doug Clowe on “The Dark Side of the Universe” on Wednesday, Nov. 5, at 5 p.m. in the Baker Center Front Room. Have you ever been curious about what the universe is made of? You’re not alone; it’s one of the biggest mysteries of science. Over […]

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November 5, 2014 at 11:00 pmEvents

Science Café: ‘What the Frac!’ Oct. 22

Jason Trembly

Science Café presents Dr. Jason Trembly on “What the Frac!” on Wednesday, Oct. 22, at 5 p.m. in the Baker Center Front Room. As the number of hydraulic fracturing, or “fracking,” operations continues to grow in the United States, so does concern for the amount of water used in the […]

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October 22, 2014 at 5:45 pmEvents

Science Café: The Power of Eyes to Reveal Cognitive and Linguistic Abilities, Oct. 8

Science Café: The Power of Eyes to Reveal Cognitive and Linguistic Abilities, Oct. 8

Science Café presents Dr. Brooke Hallowell on “Harnessing the Power of Eyes to Reveal Cognitive and Linguistic Abilities” on Wednesday, Oct. 8, at 5 p.m. in the Baker Center Front Room. What happens when someone experiences a traumatic brain injury or stroke? These life-changing events can drastically change someone’s ability to […]

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October 8, 2014 at 10:15 pmEvents

A&S TV: Cancer Stem Cells, And Why They Are So Dangerous

Dr. Monica Burdick

“Why we care so much about the cancer stem cell is that, as far as we can tell, they are very resistant to traditional radiotherapies and traditional chemotherapies that are used to treat your loved ones should they be diagnosed with cancer,” said Dr. Monica Burdick at her Science Café […]

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September 11, 2014 at 5:04 pmNews