Science Café Past Schedule

  • September 2013 – San Joaquin River Restoration; Tom Harmon
  • October 2013 – Unseen impacts of invasive species; Chelsea Carey (Explore more information about the invasive plants Chelsea discussed at Science Café)
  • November 2013 – The Process of Thought; Michael Spivey
  • December 2013 – How do researcher know what to research? Christopher Viney
  • 13 January 2014 – Jellyfish in community evolution; Holly Swift
  • 10 February 2014 – The power of batteries; Erik Menke
  • 10 March 2014 – Custom Physics with Artificial Atoms; Mark Kerfoot
  • 14 April 2014 – Framing framing; Teenie Matlock
  • 12 May 2014 – California mammals and Paleoclimate change; Jessica Blois
  • 25 August 2014 – Nuclear energy & the environment; Lynn Sullivan
  • 15 September 2014  - Consider a Spherical Cow – How Simple Models Help us Understand Complex Biology; Suzanne Sindi
  • 13 October 2014 - The Challenges of Science Communication; Timothy Gann
  • 11 November 2014  - Out of Control: The Brain, Free Will, and Pathological Violence; David Noelle
  • 8 December 2014 – The Science of Investing; Jim Fickett
  • 9 February 2015 – Recycling and the City of Merced; Monique Gama
  • 9 March 2015 – Does shifting health laws shift your health behaviors?; Mariaelena Gonzalez
  • 6 April 2015 – Crop for Drop – water use in Almonds and other crops; David Doll
  • 25 August 2015 - Biofilms; Clarissa Nobile
  • 21 September 2015 - What does long-term ecosystem engineering look like?; Ruth Mostern
  • 12 October 2015 - "Deeper time" paleoecology; Kaitlin Maguire 
  • 9 November 2015 - Planck; Brandon Brown