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May 2017

Tides: The Science and Spirit of the Ocean
May 30, 2017 7:00 PM—8:30 PM

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Jonathan White

Writer, sailor, and marine conservationist Jonathan White will discuss and sign copies of his latest book, Tides: The Science and Spirit of the Ocean.

June 2017

Hollywood Amphibians: A Movie Star’s Life
June 8, 2017 7:00 PM—8:30 PM

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Lee Kats

Dr. Kats and his students have documented the factors that are impacting local amphibians, and data they have collected have been instrumental in developing conservation plans and strategies for local native species. Dr. Kats will discuss these changes and the challenges ahead for local frogs and salamanders.

Climate Change, the Sierra Nevada, and Our Water Future
June 22, 2017 7:00 PM—8:30 PM

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Alex Hall

Professor Alex Hall of the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), and his research team have set out to understand future impacts of climate change on the mountain landscapes we love—and the snowpack upon which California depends for its water resources.

Other Minds and the Evolution of Consciousness
June 27, 2017 7:00 PM—8:30 PM

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Peter Godfrey-Smith

In his lecture Peter Godfrey-Smith will discuss how and why octopuses and other cephalopods have a special place in this history.

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