Science and Environmental Science Studies Speaker Series

Date: Thursday, October 18, 2018

Time: 7pm

Place: UC 2011 (Upper Lecture Theatre)

"Spoons and Thumbs: Funny, spooky, poignant and completely true science stories"

Sam Kean is the New York Times bestselling author of Caesar's Last Breath, The Dueling Neurosurgeons, The Disappearing Spoon, and The Violinist's Thumb.  Each of book earned Amazon's top science book of the year and his work has been featured on NPR's "Radiolab," "All Things Considered," and "Fresh Air." 

Please join us for this free presentation by best selling science author Sam Kean.  He will spin a selection of funny, spooky, poignant, and completely true science stories from several of his award-winning books. Topics covered include the joys of the periodic, the perils and promise of the human genome, and the enduring mysteries of neuroscience, as well as Sam’s path as a science writer. Book sales and signing to follow.

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