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Date/Time

Sun, February 9, 2014
12:00 PM

Location
Downtown Reno Library Auditorium
301 S. Center Street
Reno, Nevada

Details:


The 4th Annual Reno Darwin Day Celebration will feature presentations and exhibits by local educators, researchers, students and science enthusiasts on a wide range of subjects including the life and works of Charles Darwin; biological evolution; the contributions and benefits of scientific discovery to humanity; science education; psychology; and current affairs related to science and technology.

This year, we are excited to also provide a forum for students and research associates to share their projects through the presentation of scientific research briefs.

 

Contact: info@RenoSkeptics.org  or 775.335.5505

What: 4th Annual Reno Darwin Day Celebration of Science

Where: Downtown Reno Library Auditorium, 301 S. Center Street, Reno, Nevada

When: Doors open at 12:00 noon. Program begins: 12:30 pm

Who: Open to the Public

Cost: Free

 

Presentations Include:

 

Darwin, Wallace, and the Theory of Evolution

Chris Webster, MS, RPA, President of Digital Technologies in Archaeological Consulting LLC

NCLab – STEM Is More Fun Than You May Think

Dr. Pavel Solin, PhD, Professor of Applied and Computational Mathematics

How Does Free Will Evolve Over Time – The Evolution of Self-Control and Agency

Devin Bray

Caves on Mars, Bikes on the Moon, and Telescopes in the Stratosphere: Exploring New Frontiers for Science Education

Dan Ruby, Director of the Fleischmann Planetarium & Science Center, Reno, Nevada

The Spectrum of Gender & Identity

Dr. Tory Clark, DHS, MPH, Clinical Sexologist

Nick Morehouse, Teaching Assistant