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May 2015

Combating The Evolution of Antibiotic Resistant Superbugs Across Diverse Habitats

Wednesday, May 27 @ 7:00 pm-8:30 pm
St. Charles County Library Middendofr-Kredell Branch,
2750 Hwy K, O'Fallon, MO 63368 United States
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Combating The Evolution of Antibiotic Resistant Superbugs Across Diverse Habitats

Featured Speaker: Gautam Dantas, Ph.D., 2015 Outstanding St. Louis Scientist Innovation Award recipient, The Academy of Science of St. Louis; and Associate Professor, Department of Pathology & Immunology, Department of Biomedical Engineering, and Department of Molecular Microbiology, Washington University School of Medicine

Join 2015 Outstanding St. Louis Scientist Innovation Award recipient, Gautam Dantas for a compelling look at how these technologies reveal an intricate network of antibiotic resistance exchange between bacteria across habitats as diverse as the soil, the human body, and hospital environments.

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June 2015

Explore – Junior Academy of Science Event

Friday, June 12 @ 1:00 pm-3:30 pm

Monsanto invites students in grades 6-12 and their parents to a biotech tour.

Tour Highlights
Share, discuss and learn how we work with nature. Touch plants as they grow from a single cell. Experience different climates simulated in one of a hundred plus growth chambers. Walk through greenhouses to see test plants and that need less water.

Stay tuned – details and RSVP provided as it gets closer to the event.

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Where in the World Are We? A Look at the Role Spatial Data has Played in Research and Our Daily Lives

Tuesday, June 16 @ 7:00 pm-8:30 pm
Missouri History Museum,
5700 Lindell Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63112 United States
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Featured Speaker: Aaron Addison, Director, Data & GIS Services, University Libraries, Washington University in St. Louis

We interact with spatial data in almost everything that happens during our daily lives. Location plays an important role in providing context for where things happen, our relationship to those around us, and how we navigate using our smart phones.

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London Bridge is Falling Down: The Physics of Four Bridge Failures

Wednesday, June 24 @ 10:00 am-12:00 pm
OASIS at the Center of Clayton,
50 Gay Avenue, St. Louis, MO 63105 United States
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Registration required. FREE to the first 10 registrants, $10 per person thereafter. OPEN to ALL. Space is limited. Middle and high school students welcome. Register below.

Featured Speaker: Bernard J. Feldman, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Missouri – St. Louis and Associate Dean, Joint Undergraduate Engineering Program, University of Missouri – St. Louis and Washington University in St. Louis

Physicist and physics professor, Bernard Feldman shares the physics behind the failure of four bridges: the I-35W Bridge in Minneapolis, the London Millennium Footbridge, the Nimitz Freeway, and the Tacoma Narrows Bridge in this fascinating look at bridge building physics failures. All four of these failures have alternate explanations and all these explanations—correct ones, incorrect ones, and inconclusive ones, involve simple physics that can explain four very complicated events.

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Incredible Insects: Nature’s Action Heroes

Monday, June 29 @ 2:00 pm-3:30 pm
St. Louis County Library – Sachs Branch,
16400 Burkhardt Pl., Chesterfield, MO 63017-4660 United States
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Featured Speaker: Mark Paradise, Research Entomologist, Monsanto Company

Explore the amazing abilities of insects with real entomologists (insect scientists) and discover the tiny heroes of the animal kingdom.

FREE and OPEN to Junior Academy of Science Members and middle & high school students. Registration required. PRE-REGISTRATION OPEN to Junior Academy of Science Members through May 29. Registration open to all middle and high school students on May 30. Space is limited.

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July 2015

Incredible Insects: Nature’s Action Heroes

Tuesday, July 14 @ 6:00 pm-7:30 pm
St. Louis County Library Natural Bridge Branch,
7606 Natural Bridge Rd., St. Louis, MO 63121-4905 United States
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Featured Speaker: Mark Paradise, Research Entomologist, Monsanto Company

Explore the amazing abilities of insects with real entomologists (insect scientists) and discover the tiny heroes of the animal kingdom.

FREE and OPEN to Junior Academy of Science Members and middle & high school students. Registration required. PRE-REGISTRATION OPEN to Junior Academy of Science Members through May 29. Registration open to all middle and high school students on May 30. Space is limited.

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August 2015

The Brain in Love

Tuesday, August 4 @ 6:30 pm-8:30 pm
OASIS at the Center of Clayton,
50 Gay Avenue, St. Louis, MO 63105 United States
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Registration required. FREE to the first 10 registrants, $10 per person thereafter. OPEN to ALL. Space is limited. Middle and high school students welcome. Register below.

Featured Speaker: Sandra J.E. Langeslag, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Behavioral Neuroscience Program, Neurocognition of Emotion and Motivation Lab, Department of Psychological Sciences, University of Missouri – St. Louis

In humans, romantic love consists of three independent systems: sexual desire, infatuation, and attachment. University of Missouri – St. Louis psychology professor and researcher, Sandra Langeslag, talks about the interaction between infatuation and cognition in this illuminating look at The Brain in Love.

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Fashioning Women Under Totalitarian Regimes: Chic and Duty in Nazi Germany

Tuesday, August 18 @ 7:00 pm-8:30 pm
Missouri History Museum,
5700 Lindell Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63112 United States
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Registration not required. FREE and OPEN to high school students and adults. Parking free in Museum lots or in Forest Park.

Featured Speaker: Victoria Rust, PhD, German and Comparative Literature, Department of Global Cultures and Languages, Southeast Missouri State University

Upon consolidating their political power, National Socialists attempted to create a new, Aryan model of femininity that aimed to sustain the National Community. Southeast Missouri State German and Comparative Literature instructor, Dr. Victoria Rust, analyzes the characteristics of this so-called New Woman as promoted by the state via the official propaganda and political organizations and as seen in the era’s contemporary women’s fashion magazines.

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October 2015

Science Seminar Series. Topic TBA. Mark your calendar and check back soon!

Thursday, October 1 @ 7:30 pm-9:00 pm
Saint Louis Zoo,
1 Government Dr., St. Louis, MO 63110 United States
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Conservation Conversations Series. Topic TBA. Mark your calendar and check back soon!

Tuesday, October 6 @ 7:30 pm-9:00 pm
Saint Louis Zoo,
1 Government Dr., St. Louis, MO 63110 United States
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November 2015

Science Seminar Series. Topic TBA. Mark your calendar and check back soon!

Wednesday, November 4 @ 7:30 pm-9:00 pm
Saint Louis Zoo,
1 Government Dr., St. Louis, MO 63110 United States
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Conservation Conversations Series. Topic TBA. Mark your calendar and check back soon!

Wednesday, November 18 @ 7:30 pm-9:00 pm
Saint Louis Zoo,
1 Government Dr., St. Louis, MO 63110 United States
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December 2015

Science Seminar Series. Topic TBA. Mark your calendar and check back soon!

Wednesday, December 2 @ 7:30 pm-9:00 pm
Saint Louis Zoo,
1 Government Dr., St. Louis, MO 63110 United States
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