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A Night of Birds, Beer, Malaria, and Astronomy

Urban Chestnut Grove Brewery and Bierhall 4465 Manchester Avenue, St. Louis, MO

Registration not required. FREE. Open to the public. All ages welcome! Free parking Urban Chestnut east side lot, or street.

Featured Speakers and Topics:

Stellar Fossils Found in Meteorites: What Do They Tell Us About Stars?
Speaker: Nan Liu, Ph.D., Research Assistant Professor, Department of Physics, Washington University in St. Louis

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The Perilous Journey of Migratory Birds and Their Parasites
Speaker: Leticia De Souza Soares, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Biology, Saint Louis University

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Science Distilled STL: A Night of Insect Competition, Chaos Theory, and Cold Beer

Urban Chestnut Grove Brewery and Bierhall 4465 Manchester Avenue, St. Louis, MO

Registration not required. FREE. Open to the public. All ages welcome! Free parking Urban Chestnut east side lot, or street.

Featured Speakers and Topics:

What on Earth is Chaos Theory?

Sonya Bahar, Ph.D., Professor of Biophysics and Director, Center for Neurodynamics, Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Missouri - St Louis; 2008 Outstanding St. Louis Scientist Innovation Award recipient, The Academy of Science - St. Louis

Mated and Afraid: Sperm Competition in Insects and Other Horror Stories

Daniel Sasson, Ph.D., Post-doctoral researcher, Fowler-Finn Lab, Department of Biology, Saint Louis University

Two short talks on science, trivia in the middle, prizes at the end, and soft drinks, beer, and food available for purchase the whole time!

Free

Astronomy on Tap

Urban Chestnut Grove Brewery and Bierhall 4465 Manchester Avenue, St. Louis, MO

Registration not required. FREE. Open to the public. All ages welcome! Free parking Urban Chestnut east side lot, or street.

Featured Speakers & Topics:

Dark Energy and the Runaway Universe
Speaker: Andrés A. Plazas Malagón, Ph.D., Associate Research Scholar, Department of Astrophysical Sciences, Princeton University

and

What Do Gravitational Waves Tell Us About Black Holes?
Speaker: Francesc Ferrer, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Physics, Department of Physics, Washington University in St. Louis

Two short talks on science, trivia in the middle, prizes at the end, and soft drinks, beer, and food available for purchase the whole time!

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Science Distilled STL: Root Hormones and Rainforest Ecology

Urban Chestnut Grove Brewery and Bierhall 4465 Manchester Avenue, St. Louis, MO

Registration not required. FREE. Open to the public. All ages welcome! Free parking Urban Chestnut east side lot, or street.

Featured Speakers and Topics:

Branching Out—Plants, Hormones, and Root Development
Speaker: Vanessica Jawahir, Ph.D. candidate, University of Missouri - St. Louis

and

Tropical Vortex: How I Got Sucked into Rainforest Ecology
Speaker: Leighton Reid, Ph.D., Assistant Scientist of Restoration Ecology, Center for Conservation and Sustainable Development, Missouri Botanical Garden

Two short talks on science, trivia in the middle, prizes at the end, and soft drinks, beer, and food available for purchase the whole time!

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