Science

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$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!

 

Date: Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Time: Doors at 6pm, event at 7pm

Location: Kiggins Theatre, 1011 Main Street, Vancouver, Wash.

Cost: $8 online advance tickets, $10* suggested cover at the...

Admission: 

$15 (includes an all-you-can-eat pizza & salad buffet and one drink ticket)
Dinosaurs

What can philosophy tell us about Jurassic Park and dinosaurs? Should Jurassic Park's velociraptors have feathers? Paleontologists now say so. Through a consideration of the evidence for feathered dinosaurs, Linfield College Professor Leonard Finkelman explains the role of evidence and the contribution that philosophy makes in scientific progress.

With the release of Jurassic World, the latest installment in the Jurassic Park series, Hollywood is taking us back to Isla Nublar and raising questions about how we understand the past and present. Come enjoy new insights on how...

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 and tickets at 6 p.m. 

 

LOCATION: Clinton Street Theater2522 SE Clinton Street, Portland, Ore.

 

COST:...

Admission: 

$13 Non-Members, $6.50 Members, Free OAD Members

Wild Wild West
Bring your trusty sidekick and learn about our local rodeos, how to rope a bull and compete to find out who's the fastest gun in the west.

 

Shoot off water rockets, concoct chemical creations, and explore the wonders of OMSI with no kids in sight! Watch aerialists fly overhead and enjoy a pint of beer while learning about the science behind cars, explosions, and cider — there's a new theme every month. All that and more with OMSI After Dark, a night at the museum for the 21+ crowd filled with food, drink, music, and science fun!

 

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Paul Newman and Robert Redford set the standard for the buddy film with this western classic. Sundance (Redford) is a mighty quick draw, and his partner Butch (Newman) is a gifted get-rich-quick schemer. With the law on their trail, the two pack their guns, and, along with Sundance's girlfriend (Katharine Ross), head for Bolivia, away from the men trying to bring them to justice – and death.

This OMSI Reel Science presentation includes a talk and Q&A with Diane L. Goeres-Gardner, poet, author, historian, and fifth-generation Oregonian.

Event Schedule:
6:30pm:...

Admission: 

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

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!

 

Hanford Nuclear Reservation, located on the Columbia River in eastern Washington, is the largest contaminated site in the western hemisphere. Used to make plutonium for nuclear bombs during WWII and the Cold War, the Hanford site generated vast quantities of chemical and radioactive pollution....

Admission: 

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

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!

 

Parasites constitute a global health problem of unimaginable magnitude. Two out of three people worldwide are afflicted with a parasitic disease, and most people who harbor parasites actually are afflicted with a multiplicity of diseases. The organisms that are considered traditional parasites are either protozoa, worms, or insects, although viruses, bacteria, and fungi also meet...

Foodies and beer lovers, join us for the Portland premiere of Ninkasi’s newest creation, Ground Control, made from yeast that’s traveled in space! Enjoy a delicious dinner created by Bon Appetit’s Executive Chef, Ryan Morgan and hear from two Ninkasi experts, Nikos Ridge, CEO and co-founder and Ben Prescott, a Certified Cicerone.The evening will begin with a space science demonstration, followed by a 3-course dinner paired with delicious Ninkasi beers. The grand finale with be dessert served with the exclusive space beer, Ground Control, an imperial stout. Advance ticket purchases are...

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