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Café Conversations: Imagining International Justice, Feb. 26

Café Conversations: Imagining International Justice, Feb. 26

Café Conversations presents Dr. Haley Duschinski on “Imagining International Justice” on Wednesday, Feb. 26, at 5 p.m. at the Baker Center Front Room. Community is a word that means something different in every language. Justice, however, is a word that carries the same meaning no matter the culture. Duschinski, Associate […]

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January 2, 2014 at 5:20 amEvents

It’s Time for a New Big Picture on Evolutionary Theory

It’s Time for a New Big Picture on Evolutionary Theory

First in a Series on Macro-Evolution Darwin and his successors wrote the first chapters on evolution by looking at small changes in species over relatively short periods of time, usually described as natural selection. Scientists developed the Modern Synthesis to describe gradual evolution following the discovery of the DNA molecule, […]

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November 14, 2013 at 2:00 amResearch

Science Café: Fossil Invasion with Alycia Stigall, Nov. 6

Science Café: Fossil Invasion with Alycia Stigall, Nov. 6

Join Dr. Alycia Stigall, Associate Professor of Geological Sciences, as she and her collection of fossils invade the Front Room during her Science Café discussion, “Fossil Invasion! Studying ancient species to help predict consequences of modern invasive species,” on Wednesday, Nov. 6, at 5 p.m. in the Baker Front Room. […]

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November 1, 2013 at 9:30 amEvents

Separating Fact from Fiction in Nanotechnology

Separating Fact from Fiction in Nanotechnology

From the Nanoscale & Quantum Phenomena Institute Don’t expect nanotechnology to produce tiny robots with artificial intelligence that devour cancer cells or ropes with Carbon nanotube strands that are strong enough to build a space elevator from Earth to the orbiting stations. These ideas are nothing but hype in the […]

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October 19, 2013 at 7:39 pmNews