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Columbus Science Pub at Backstage Bistro

Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Columbus Science Pub at Backstage Bistro

This month we are featuring three speakers all on the front line of research working on fascinating new problems in their field as they complete their doctorate degrees at The Ohio State University. Madison Tuttle: Chemistry In the age of electronics, society relies heavily on rechargeable batteries to power every-day devices such as portable laptops, […]

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Book Trek: A Book Club for Everything Science

  Book Trek: A Book Club for Everything Science

Book Trek is a program of the Museum of Biological Diversity and Orton Libraries. Come join members of the Museum of Biological diversity for coffee and to discuss a science book. On April 17th at 6:30 pm we will discuss the “Beak of the Finch” By Jonathan Weiner. First made famous by Darwin in the […]

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Exploring the Universe with Gravitational Waves

  Exploring the Universe with Gravitational Waves

Please join the American Physical Society and Rainer Weiss (MIT) for an illuminating lecture that will explore the basic concepts of gravitational waves, the instruments and methods used for data analysis, and recent results in the field. Although it’s impossible to predict the full, long-term impact of the new observatories, you will leave with a […]

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Science Cafe: Neurological Disease, Alternatives to Care and Exposing Fake News about Cannabinoids

  Science Cafe:  Neurological Disease, Alternatives to Care and Exposing Fake News about Cannabinoids

You don’t want to miss this exciting and informative talk with Dr. Emily De Los Reyes, a pediatric neurologist at Nationwide Children’s Hospital and Professor of Clinical Pediatrics and Neurology at the OSU College of Medicine, and Kerry Dhakal, an Assistant Professor and Research and Education Librarian at the Health Sciences Library at The Ohio […]

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NEXT: Redesigning Plants for Energy, Fuel, Light

David Staley David Staley NEXT: Redesigning Plants for Energy, Fuel, Light

Researchers at MIT recently unveiled a project where they inserted the enzyme that makes fireflies glow into a watercress plant. The result is a plant whose leaves glow for about four hours. At present, the glow produced is quite dim, but the engineers hope that via this technique they can convert the watercress into a […]

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Hocking Hills to Introduce John Glenn Astronomy Park in June

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Hocking Hills to Introduce John Glenn Astronomy Park in June

Hocking Hills continues to be a key destination for visitors with a love for hiking, clear skies, nature, and astronomy, with the latter getting a major boost this summer. Members of the Friends of Hocking Hills State Park (FHHSP) will host the grand opening of the John Glenn Astronomy Park on Thursday, June 21. Named […]

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NEXT: Tech That Generates Fake News

David Staley David Staley NEXT: Tech That Generates Fake News

The new ambassador to the Netherlands, Peter Hoekstra, was asked by Dutch interviewers recently to clarify statements he had made in 2015 that Dutch cities were in chaos because of “the Islamic movement.” “There are cars being burned. There are politicians that are being burned…And yes, there are no-go zones in the Netherlands,” he told […]

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