Come Chat With Leading Scientists in Biology & Science ... Over a Pint
Wednesday, March 1, 2017 • 7 p.m. • Finley's of Huntington
No cover • Cash bar • Happy Hour drink specials
Featuring Plant Geneticist
Rob Martienssen, Ph.D.
FUEL. It makes the world go. The U.S. currently relies on fossil fuels for ~ 80% of our energy needs – fossil fuels which not only pollute the planet but are in limited supply.
But what if we could grow fuel instead? Come join Dr. Rob Martienssen as he shows how we can breed a better biofuel—without food crops or the land they grow on—and open the door with science to sustainable green energy.
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On February 10, 2016, CSHL Neuroscientist Tony Zador, M.D., Ph.D., presented the problem with brain soup, the promise of the connectome, and why brains are really, really cool. Video credit: MyLITV