The Hawaii Local Section held several science cafes in 2009.  January’s premier  event introduced Dr. M. Lee Goff, Chaminade University, Forensic Scientist and  Consultant to TV series, CSI: Miami, February Dr. John Learned, University of Hawaii, “ET: So  Where Is He? Is there Alien Life in the Universe?”, March Dr. Bob Cooney, Cancer Research Center,  University of Hawaii, “Extreme Moderation – Disease Prevention with  Nutrition”, April  Michael Richlen, Hawaii Institute of Marine  Biology, “Playing Favorites? – Perspectives on Marine Mammals  Conservation”, May Jim Crisafulli, Director – Office of Aerospace  Development, DBEDT, “Stepping Stones to the Stars: Hawaii’s Rendevous with  Space”, June Dr. Rolf Peter Kudritski, Director, Institute  for Astronomy, “Stars and Humans – Astronomy in Hawaii.”  The local section partnered with Hawaii Academy of Science and Sigma Xi (the Research  Society).

 

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