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).
Thank you to Hawaii Local Section for providing the information for this blog entry.