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VIDEO: Microplastics: The Ocean’s Biggest Tiny Problem - Online Zoom Event

Dr. Jennifer Brandon, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego,provided an overview of marine plastic pollution and how we became so dependent on plastic, discuss her research, and talk about ways you can help the problem.

PODCAST: s04e09: Stephen Forman: Cellular Immunotherapy for treatment of cancer: from transplant to gene therapy

Stephen Forman, City of Hope, discussed a new therapy that is being increasingly utilized in the treatment of people with cancer using genetically engineered immune cells in addition to the traditional treatments of chemotherapy, surgery, and radiation.


Ice sheets, sea level rise, and solutions - Online Zoom Event

Wednesday, September 30, 2020

Eric Rignot, University of California, Irvine will review our current understanding of the rapid changes taking place in Greenland and Antarctica, what physical processes are driving the retreat of glaciers, how they relate to human activities, and what this means for the upcoming decades and century of sea level change.

Chemical and physical considerations and the production of coffee - Online Zoom Event

Wednesday, November 18, 2020

Christopher Hendon, University of Oregon, will discuss the landscape of coffee research to date and the burgeoning efforts to better understand the key factors that determine cup quality and reproducibility.

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