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12:30 pm

Gandhi after 9/11

February 21 @ 12:30 pm - 1:45 pm
Bangor Room, Memorial Union, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States

A talk by Doug Allen, professor of Philosophy and author of "Gandhi after 9/11: Creative Nonviolence and Sustainability." Part of the Socialist and Marxist Studies Series (Controversy Series). Click here to view the series flyer.  

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2:00 pm

Cosmic Colors

February 21 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday, repeating until June 24, 2018

One event on February 21, 2019 at 2:00pm

Emera Astronomy Center, 167 Rangeley Rd.
Orono, ME 04469 United States

From northern lights to garden flowers, color fills our lives and “Cosmic Colors” explains how we use the rainbow to see, understand and explore our universe. Visitors learn more about the electromagnetic spectrum, the Northern Lights and get a tour of the night sky. Tickets for planetarium programs are $6 for Adults, $5 for UMaine […]

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7:00 pm

Science Lecture Series: Dr. Lauren Ross

February 21 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Emera Astronomy Center, 167 Rangeley Rd.
Orono, ME 04469 United States

Dr. Lauren Ross presents "Harnessing the power of the ocean currents." How can we use currents to generate sustainable energy? What are the environmental impacts of doing so? Explore how tidal turbines can optimize energy extraction and understand how coastal environmental conditions are affected by the long-term implementation of tidal turbines. Learn how this research […]

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7:30 pm

Harnessing the Power of the Ocean Currents

February 21 @ 7:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Emera Astronomy Center, 167 Rangeley Rd.
Orono, ME 04469 United States

A presentation by Dr. Lauren Ross, assistant professor in the Civil and Environmental Engineering Department at the University of Maine.  How can we use currents to generate sustainable energy? What are the environmental impacts of doing so? Explore how tidal turbines can optimize energy extraction and understand how coastal environmental conditions are affected by the long-term […]

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