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From Penguins to Plankton: The Impacts of Climate Change on the Antarctic Peninsula

With James McClintock, PhD, Endowed University Professor of Polar and Marine Biology at the University of Alabama


Doors Open @ 5PM | $5 Suggested Donation

McClintock will present an overview of the dramatic ongoing impacts of climate change on the Antarctic Peninsula based largely on his popular book Lost Antarctica – Adventures in a Disappearing Land. His presentation will begin with his personal descriptions of the retreat of the glaciers, the disintegration of massive ice sheets,...

With Stacy Allison, the 1st American woman to climb Mt. Everest and Dr. Steve Boyer, retired ER Physician and Experienced Mountaineer.

High mountains of the world present one of the most unforgiving environments on Earth. What does it take to survive arctic temperatures, hurricane force winds, or seemingly bottomless crevasses, when the life blood is being sucked out of you by the effects of altitude? You've all seen the movies and read the books, tonight we'll talk about what it really feels like to encounter the effects of stress and altitude on our minds and bodies. Join...

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$8 pre-sale online; $10 suggested at the door
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A Vole Walks Into A Bar…What Animals Tell Us About Social Drinking

Social relationships play a powerful role to both promote and inhibit alcohol drinking. Likewise, alcohol drinking can make us more social, but can also be quite harmful to personal relationships. Studying social animals in the laboratory may help us identify the biological underpinnings of these interactions between alcohol and social environment.

This talk will primarily focus on recent research in the prairie vole, a monogamous rodent species. Monogamy includes pair bonding and biparental care, and while...

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$8 pre-sale online; $10 suggested at the door
science on tap

Science on Tap is a science lecture series where you can sit back, enjoy a pint, and laugh while you learn. You don’t have to be a science geek to have fun—all you need is a thirst for knowledge!

Time: Doors open at 6:00pm, Event starts at 7:00pm.

Food & Drink: Beer, wine, pizza slices, popcorn and snacks available.

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The ambitious and exciting Dawn mission is one of NASA’s most remarkable ventures into the solar system. Launched in September 2007, this mission is to explore the two...

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$8 pre-sale online; $10 suggested at the door
science on tap

Science on Tap is a science lecture series where you can sit back, enjoy a pint, and laugh while you learn. You don’t have to be a science geek to have fun—all you need is a thirst for knowledge!

VENUE: Doors open at 6pm Beer, wine, popcorn, and snacks available. You’re welcome to bring food into the theater with you.

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At this Science on Tap, join us as Zach Brown, PhD, executive director of Inian Islands Institute talks about climate change in the Arctic and...

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$8 online advance tickets, $10* suggested cover at the door.
science on tap

Science on Tap - Oysters, Invaders, Sex, and CO2

Science on Tap is a science lecture series where you can sit back, enjoy a pint, and laugh while you learn. Listen to experts talk about the science in your neighborhood and around the world. You don’t have to be a science geek to have fun—all you need is a thirst for knowledge!

 

Time: Doors open at 6:00pm, Event starts at 7:00pm. 
Cost: $8 online advance tickets, $10* suggested cover at the...

Admission: 

$8 online advance tickets, $10* suggested cover at the door.
science on tap

 Science on Tap is a science lecture series where you can sit back, enjoy a pint, and laugh while you learn. You don’t have to be a science geek to have fun—all you need is a thirst for knowledge! Time: Doors open at 6:00pm, event starts 7:00pm

Cost: $8 online advance tickets, $10* suggested cover at the door. This is an all-ages event.

Food & Drink: Beer, wine, pizza slices, popcorn and...

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