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Science Seminars

All seminars begin at 3:30 pm in the Collins Building, room 278
Pre-seminar refreshments will be provided in the lobby at 3:15 p.m. (Please remember no food or drinks are allowed in the auditorium)

Wednesday, November 18

The Buzz about Bees and Social Entrepreneurship

Leigh-Kathryn Bonner
Bee Downtown, Durham
Beeyond commercial: American Tobacco welcomes thousands of new workers
Bee Downtown website

Past Science Seminar Topics

The Greatest Technological Innovation of the 20th Century: Artificial Fixation of Nitrogen and Its Far-Reaching and Surprising Consequences

Human Impact on the Environment and the Interconnectedness of the Geosciences

Discovering Molecules to Probe and Treat Malaria

Vaccine Production in Plants

Island Universes: An Overview of Galaxies, Dark Matter, and Supermassive Black Holes

Good vibrations: habitat soundscapes for early life stages of marine organisms

Improving Art Conservation and Clinical Diagnosis Using Novel Molecular Imaging

The Struggle to Contain Ebola from Outbreak to Epidemic

Fish Tales: Rise and Fall of the Lionfish and River Herring

Social environmental effects on primate gene regulation and evolution

Thymus Transplantation for Complete DiGeorge Anomaly

The Future of Energy

Cannibalistic Tadpoles: Altered developmental programs underlying their novel gut morphology

An Introduction to Biotech Product Development: The Story of Bioengineered Veins

Electrochemistry in the Driver's Seat

The Science and Technology of Concussion Prevention

Molecular Insights into Southeast Asian Amphibian and Reptile Diversity and Conservation

Are Designer Babies on the Way?

Taking Advantag of Disaster: The Microbial Response to the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill

Bioengeneering the the Common Silkworm to Produce Biomimetic Spider Silk

Bioreactors for Air Pollution Control: How Bacteria Can Treat Industrial Pollution

Community Science Events

Duke University Science Events Calendar