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Marin Science Seminar sessions take place on Wednesday evenings from 7:30 - 8:30 at Terra Linda High School room 207 in San Rafael unless otherwise noted. MSS events in red. Other local free science events in purple and grey. Download the Spring 2014 Flyer Here. - For Internship Info. Click Here.

NOVAMarin Science Seminar has been chosen as an official “Innovation Café” by NOVA Education. They have donated swag & raffle prizes for our seminars in Oct & Nov.  Be sure to watch the new episodes of “Making Stuff” airing during this time.

SEPTEMBER

7: (Sat) Local, Free Science Event: "From Earth to Mars" Talk followed by Urban Astronomer update & telescope viewing - 7 pm at Mountain Theater, Corte Madera. Mt. Tam Astronomy

9: (Mon) Local, Free Science Event: "What Physicists Do" series at Sonoma State U. begins. 4 pm, Mondays Sept. - Nov.. Download the flyer for Fall 2013 here

25: "The Making of an App—The First Official Rube Goldberg Invention Game" with David Fox, of Electric Eggplant, Marin County

OCTOBER INNOVATIONS with NOVA: Wilder, Safer

12: (Sat) Local, Free Science Event: "Near Earth Asteroids: Friends or Foes" Talk followed by Urban Astronomer update & telescope viewing - 7 pm at Mountain Theater, Corte Madera. Mt. Tam Astronomy

NOVA 16: INNOVATIONS SAFER - "Clean Air, Clean Water, Clean Work - How Public Health Research & Policy Improves Our Lives" with Julie Pettijohn MPH, CIH of the CA Department of Public Health

23: INNOVATIONS SAFER - "Making Medicine Safer with Drugs, Devices, Software & More" with Art Wallace of UCSF & VAMC SF

26: (Sat): Local, Free Science Event: Science Discovery Day - Bay Area Science Festival @ Sonoma County Fairgrounds, 11am - 4pm Details here

30: INNOVATIONS WILDER - Bioinspiration: Bird-bots and Bug-bots at Berkeley" with Ian Krase, TLHS grad and junior at UC Berkeley

NOVEMBER INNOVATIONS with NOVA: Faster, Colder

2: (Sat): Local, Free Science Event: Science Discovery Day - Bay Area Science Festival @ AT&T Park, 11am - 4pm Details here

6: INNOVATIONS FASTER - "A Postbac on the Beamline: Doing Physics at Berkeley Lab's Advanced Light Source" with Polite Stewart of Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory

13: INNOVATIONS COLDER - "Combating Climate Change: Clean Energy, Green Building & Energy Efficiency " with Cyane Dandridge of Strategic Energy Innovations

DECEMBER

 

Spring 2014

JANUARY - Creature Feature!

22: "Ants: The Invisible Majority " with Brian Fisher, Ph.D.

29: "SF Bay Has a Renewed Sense of Porpoise " with Jonathan Stern, Ph.D.

FEBRUARY

No MSS this month!

MARCH

26: "Birthing Babies: What it Takes to be a Nurse Midwife" with Sheri Matteo, R.N., C.N.M.

APRIL

23: "Spreading Smiles Worldwide: Oral Healthcare Outreach and Research among the Maasai in Kenya" with Maureen Valley, DMD MPH and Samson Saigilu

MAY

14: "Death-Defying Robots in Medical Education " with Rich Fidler of the VAMC SF

21: NEW DATE! "This is Mission Control " with Jay Trimble of NASA-Ames