Global Coral Reef Conservation: An Ongoing Fight

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Join Wild Science for the March Wild Science talk with Dr. Kelly Dunning! This talk focuses on Dr. Dunning's recent research in the Cayman Islands where the government plans to destroy an area the size of 10 football fields worth of pristine coral reefs. She will discuss how everyday people...

A Tale of Two Lemurs

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Red Clay Brewing Company, Oct. 24 from 6 - 8 p.m. Join Dr. Sarah Zohdy for 'A Tale of Two Lemurs: Stories of the Fascinating Ecology & Evolution of the World's Most Endangered Mammals.' The island of Madagascar is home to some of the strangest animals on the planet. Perhaps...

Science Pub

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Come beat the heat this summer with a cold drink and cool serving of science! At the June Science Pub\, guests will be tackling augmented reality (AR) through the lens of Geoscience— What is it? And how can it be used both in research and education? There will be Geoscience’s...

Connect to Your Coast Auburn/ Opelika

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The Alabama Coastal Foundation\'s FREE Connect to Your Coast outreach events are designed to be an easy and fun way that individuals can learn how they can help protect our precious coastal environment! Pay $10 in advance to receive an ACF pint glass by visiting: <a href=\'http://www.joinacf.org/donate\' target=\'_blank\' rel=\'nofollow noopener\' data-lynx-mode=\'origin\' data-lynx-uri=\'https://l.facebook.com/l.php?u=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.joinacf.org%2Fdonate&h=ATOynw1CGuha4e13zjqidvt10yEqKTI1-QLGvys9YGP47LIYq0sKAl8RNKLJ50Ps_hwRb7UQeHY78WiDqjXjllOBjuAxN61qqWH8-E29d_jVXDe-E9tpoNsgudc-NAxlfv1TUX-65IWYGbCatGxORWe3wDt0\'>http://www.joinacf.org/<wbr...

Shining a Light on Aliens: The Physics Behind the Search for Extra-terrestrial Life

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Almost all of the information we have about the Universe outside of our solar systems comes from the light (electromagnetic radiation) we observe from astrophysical objects. This is also true when it comes to the search for extra-terrestrial life. At the February Science Pub we’ll look at a number of...

Science Pub

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Riddle me this: I can fit in your backpack but hold a laboratory. You could carry me in your arms\, but I can go and see what you can not—to the heavens and beyond. What am I? Join the November Science Pub to learn about a new breed of celestial...

Science Pub

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A dreadful plague has been sweeping the dark corners of North America and it’s giving bats an awful case of the “white nose”. Behind this “White Nose Syndrome” lies a tiny little culprit\, the fungus Pseudogymnoascus destructans\, now responsible for cave closings across many states and the deaths of millions...

Science Pub

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Is a footprint a \'fossil\'? What about the sediment it left behind? Could you learn more from a creature\'s burrows than its bones? Bring your geoscience questions to the July Science Pub for the answers to these and how to learn about an animal just from where it\'s been. Beat...

Science Pub

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The Science Pub will feature guest scientist David Maurer\, Associate Professor of Physics. Maurer will give a talk that is appropriate for all ages titled\, \'Some Like it Hot: Fusion\, the Energy of the Future\,\' where he will discuss the physics of the sun\, challenges presented with channeling the sun\'s...

Science Pub

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The Science Pub will feature guest scientist David Cline\, Extension specialist in the School of Fisheries\, Aquaculture and Aquatic Sciences. Cline will give a talk that is appropriate for all ages titled\, \'Tomorrow\'s Lunch is Underwater.\' The family friendly event is free and open to the public. No science background...

Science Pub: Do Spiders Really Have Superpowers?

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  Although most people are deathly afraid of spiders\, very few of the >40\,000 species known are actually dangerous to humans. While spiders can have complex venoms and incredible strategies for hunting prey\, they have a host of other amazing abilities. Did you know that spider silk is stronger than...