Nebraska Citizens for Science - Calendar

Nebraska Citizens for Science - Calendar
Lincoln Forum on Science and Religion
Program Calendar, 2017
Nebraska Citizens for Science (NCFS)
649 So. 18th Street, #31
Lincoln, NE 68508
(402) 477-0205
Visitors welcome
Thursday, Jan 5th, 2017, 7 - 8:30 PM, NCFS regular meeting, NASA's Pluto mission, Nathaniel Cunningham, NWU Physics, St Paul United Methodist Church - 1144 M Street (corner of 12th and M streets), Rm 145 - Lincoln

Thursday, Jan 19th, 2017, 7 - 8:30 PM, NCFS regular meeting, Are robots the nest big thing, videos and discussion, St Paul United Methodist Church - 1144 M Street (corner of 12th and M streets), Rm 145 - Lincoln

Note different location
Thursday, Feb 2nd, 2017, 7 - 9 PM, NCFS regular meeting, Film DamNation, Hardin Hall, 3310 Holdrege St. (NE corner 33rd & Holdrege) - Lincoln

Thursday, Feb 9th, 2017, 7:30 PM, REASON Omaha - Darwin Day, Our lost world: the loss of species at the terminal Pleistocene, Kate Lyons, School of Biological Sciences, UNL - Durham Research Center Auditorium, UNMC, Room 1002 (45th & Dewey Streets) - Omaha

Thursday, Feb 16th, 2017, 7 - 8:30 PM, NCFS regular meeting, Are creationists rational?, Les Lane - St Paul United Methodist Church - 1144 M Street (corner of 12th and M streets), Rm 145 - Lincoln

Thursday, March 2nd, 2017, 7 - 8:30 PM, NCFS regular meeting, Discussion of the local March for Science, with videos, St Paul United Methodist Church - 1144 M Street (corner of 12th and M streets), Rm 145 - Lincoln

Thursday, March 16th, 2017, 7 - 8:30 PM, NCFS regular meeting, What Sparrows Can Teach Us, Emily Hudson, PhD cadidate, UNL, St Paul United Methodist Church - 1144 M Street (corner of 12th and M streets), Rm 145 - Lincoln

Thursday, April 6th, 2017, 7 - 8:30 PM, NCFS regular meeting, The Ice Man Cometh, Nova, Otzi, Iceman Reborn - St Paul United Methodist Church - 1144 M Street (corner of 12th and M streets), Rm 145 - Lincoln

Thursday, April 20th, 2017, 7 - 8:30 PM, NCFS regular meeting, Scientific research, a personal story, Les Lane - St Paul United Methodist Church - 1144 M Street (corner of 12th and M streets), Rm 145 - Lincoln

Thursday, May 4th, 2017, 7 - 8:30 PM, NCFS regular meeting, The Making of North America, Part 1, Nova video, St Paul United Methodist Church - 1144 M Street (corner of 12th and M streets), Rm 145 - Lincoln

Thursday, May 18th, 2017, 7 - 8:30 PM, NCFS regular meeting, Supermassive Black Holes, Ed Schmidt, UNL Astronomy St Paul United Methodist Church - 1144 M Street (corner of 12th and M streets), Rm 145 - Lincoln

Thursday, June 1st, 2017, 7 - 8:30 PM, NCFS regular meeting, Dangerous Plants, David Attenborough video - St Paul United Methodist Church - 1144 M Street (corner of 12th and M streets), Rm 145 - Lincoln

Thursday, June 15th, 2017, 7 - 8:30 PM, NCFS regular meeting, , St Paul United Methodist Church - 1144 M Street (corner of 12th and M streets), Rm 145 - Lincoln

Thursday, July, 6th, 2017, 7 - 8:30 PM, NCFS regular meeting, Mammoths, Video including Mike Voorhees - St Paul United Methodist Church - 1144 M Street (corner of 12th and M streets), Rm 145 - Lincoln

Thursday, July, 20th, 2017, 7 - 8:30 PM, NCFS regular meeting, Importance of nitrogen to healthy grasslands, Dr. John Guretzky, Associate Professor and Grassland Systems Ecologist, UNL - St Paul United Methodist Church - 1144 M Street (corner of 12th and M streets), Rm 145 - Lincoln

Thursday, Aug, 3rd, 2017, 7 - 8:30 PM, NCFS regular meeting, Summer break - no program, St Paul United Methodist Church - 1144 M Street (corner of 12th and M streets), Rm 145 - Lincoln

Thursday, Aug, 17th, 2017, 7 - 8:30 PM, NCFS regular meeting, The Eclipse, with Brian Sivill who is active in several local astronomy groups. St Paul United Methodist Church - 1144 M Street (corner of 12th and M streets), Rm 145 - Lincoln

Thursday, Sept, 7th, 2017, 7 - 8:30 PM, NCFS regular meeting, The Ghost Particle (the neutrino), Karl Ahrendsen - Graduate student, Physics and Astronomy, UNL, St Paul United Methodist Church - 1144 M Street (corner of 12th and M streets), Rm 145 - Lincoln

Thursday, Sept, 21st, 2017, 7 - 8:30 PM, NCFS regular meeting, Artificial Intelligence at the World Economic Forum, video, St Paul United Methodist Church - 1144 M Street (corner of 12th and M streets), Rm 145 - Lincoln

Thursday, Oct 5th, 2017, 7 - 8:30 PM, NCFS regular meeting, Critical Thinking, Les Lane, St Paul United Methodist Church - 1144 M Street (corner of 12th and M streets), Rm 145 - Lincoln

Thursday, Oct 19th, 2017, 7 - 8:30 PM, NCFS regular meeting, Human & Animal Intelligence, Dr. Amy Ort, Prof. of psychology at Nebraska Wesleyan University, St Paul United Methodist Church - 1144 M Street (corner of 12th and M streets), Rm 145 - Lincoln

Thursday, Nov 2nd, 2017, 7 - 8:30 PM, NCFS regular meeting, Nova - Killer Volcanoes, Video followed by discussion, St Paul United Methodist Church - 1144 M Street (corner of 12th and M streets), Rm 145 - Lincoln

Thursday, Nov 16th, 2017, 7 - 8:30 PM, NCFS regular meeting, Overdue Earthquakes - the Cascadia subduction zone, Irina Filina, UNL Dept of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, St Paul United Methodist Church - 1144 M Street (corner of 12th and M streets), Rm 145 - Lincoln

Thursday, Dec 7th, 2017, 7 - 8:30 PM, NCFS regular meeting, Arctic Sea Ice: Formation, Measurement and Recent Trends, Dawn Kopacz, Asst. Prof. Earth & Atmospheric Sciences, UNL, St Paul United Methodist Church - 1144 M Street (corner of 12th and M streets), Rm 145 - Lincoln

Thursday, Dec 21st, 2017, , 7 - 8:30 PM, NCFS regular meeting, St Paul United Methodist Church - 1144 M Street (corner of 12th and M streets), Rm 145 - Lincoln