Tag: Earth & Space Sciences

VIDEO: Slow Earthquakes by Shelley Chestler

Check out the video of Shelley’s talk! Part of the University of Washington’s Engage Program, Shelley Chestler presented her PhD research on Slow Earthquakes, A “New” Type of Earthquake. This talk was presented at Town Hall Seattle as part of

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VIDEO: Finding Lightning by Michael Hutchins

Check out the video of Michael’s talk! Part of the UW’s Engage Program, Michael Hutchins presented his PhD work on Finding Lightning. This talk was presented at Town Hall Seattle as part of the UW Science Now lecture series on

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Adam Campbell: How Did Life Survive the Snowball

Wed 5/22/13, 6:00 – 7:30pm Downstairs at Town Hall $5; Free for UW Students. More Info I search for places where life survived during Earth’s extreme past. Specificially, I want to know where organisms that feed off light (like plants

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Meg Smith: Tracking Down Mars’ Strange Salt

Mon 5/13/13, 6:00 – 7:30pm Downstairs at Town Hall $5; Free for UW Students. More Info Over the past 40 years NASA has explored Mars with several robots, including the Viking landers in the 1970s and the Phoenix lander in

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Derya Itir Dilmen: Revenge of the Corals

Mon 3/11/13, 6:00 – 7:30pm The Pub at Town Hall $5; Free for UW Students. More Info On September 29, 2009, a magnitude of 8.1 earthquake at southwest of American Samoa generated a tsunami causing fatalities of more than 200

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