The Story of the Mind

The Discovery 490 S. Center Street, Reno, NV, United States

Embark on a fascinating exploration of the science of the mind in this engaging lecture. We will delve into the intricate links between obesity and trauma, unravel the science behind addiction, demystify the brain’s activity during meditation, and delve into the enigmatic mysteries of the human brain. Gain insights into the intricate workings of the […]

$15.00

The Story of Resilience

Desert Research Institute, Reno Campus 2215 Raggio Parkway, Reno, NV, United States

This science lecture will explore the critical topic of climate resiliency and community solutions. Discover how climate intervention research offers potential strategies to counter a warming climate, learn about the impact of urban forestry in mitigating urban heat, and explore the collaborative efforts of science and nonprofits to ensure water accessibility. We’ll also delve into […]

$15.00

The Story of Extremes

Desert Research Institute, Reno Campus 2215 Raggio Parkway, Reno, NV, United States

Join us for a thought-provoking science lecture delving into the realm of extremes. We’ll explore the impacts and dynamics of extreme heat, flash flooding, atmospheric rivers, and even delve into the complexities of extreme human behavior. Through an analytical lens, we’ll decipher the mechanisms driving these phenomena and their far-reaching consequences on our environment and […]

$15.00

Artown: Creativity & Science

Desert Research Institute, Reno Campus 2215 Raggio Parkway, Reno, NV, United States

Come and be part of this creative fusion, where science meets art in an environment of shared inspiration and innovation. In the first half, a scientist will illuminate the world of environmental research through a concise lecture, while artists translate this knowledge into captivating works of art across a spectrum of mediums. The second half […]

$15.00

The Story of Nevada

Desert Research Institute, Reno Campus 2215 Raggio Parkway, Reno, NV, United States

Join us for an engaging science lecture that delves into Nevada’s history through the lens of archaeology. Discover the significance of Basque arborglyphs, explore the research at the DRI luminescence lab, and experience the documentation of ancient rock art using 360-degree media. We’ll also discuss studies involving ancient DNA in caves, the role of sagebrush […]

$15.00