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October 2017

Why Don’t Frogs Poison Themselves?
October 12, 2017 7:00 PM—8:30 PM

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Rebecca Tarvin

Learn how animals evolve genetic resistance to toxins and how this can affect whether they become toxic.

The Power of Moments
October 17, 2017 7:00 PM—8:30 PM

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Chip Heath

Author Chip Heath will preview his newest book, The Power of Moments, about how we can build moments that are more meaningful and memorable.

Billion Oyster Project
October 19, 2017 7:00 PM—8:30 PM

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Murray Fisher

Murray Fisher will discuss the Billion Oyster Project (BOP) and its goal to restore one billion live oysters to New York Harbor by 2035 and to engage the community in that effort.

Tools for Tackling Issues in Conservation: Lessons from Social Science
October 24, 2017 7:00 PM—8:30 PM

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Elizabeth Keenan

Elizabeth Keenan will discuss novel tools to improve our ability to tackle some of our most pressing environmental issues, including how to foster and motivate environmentally friendly choices and communicate concerns about climate change to general audiences.

Aquatic Academy
October 25, 2017 7:00 PM—9:30 PM

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The Ocean and Climate Change

Explore with experts the role the World Ocean plays in modulating Earth’s climate and how the World Ocean and its ecosystems are responding to climate change. Learn more about the implications of those changes for the future.

Nemo’s Garden
October 26, 2017 7:00 PM—8:30 PM

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Luca & Sergio Gamberini

Sergio and Luca Gamberini, a father-son team and owners of SCUBA gear company Ocean Reef Group, will explain the science behind Nemo’s Garden and what it could mean for the future of sustainable agriculture.

November 2017

Aquatic Academy
November 1, 2017 7:00 PM—9:30 PM

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The Ocean and Climate Change

Explore with experts the role the World Ocean plays in modulating Earth’s climate and how the World Ocean and its ecosystems are responding to climate change. Learn more about the implications of those changes for the future.

Beach Babies: White Shark Nurseries of the Northeast Pacific
November 2, 2017 7:00 PM—8:30 PM

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Chris Lowe

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