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Woods Hole Science Stroll

August 11, 2018 by Beth Colt

Walk the length of Water Street and enjoy this free public day of interactive science sponsored by Woods Hole science and community organizations. This is a free, rain or shine event!

2018 Participating organizations:

Inspiration for Action- A Feature Film

May 4, 2018 by Beth Colt

Filmmaker Beth Murphy presents “Inspiration for Action”, a feature film that shares her powerful journey around the globe through storytelling.

Falmouth Forum

March 2, 2018 by Beth Colt

Emeritus Professor Loren R. Graham will share some interesting memories his relationship with intelligence agencies – American and Soviet – and his observations on the changes in Russia he has witnessed  at the Marine Biological Laboratory

MBL Seminar Series

January 29, 2018 by Beth Colt

The Marine Biological Laboratory presents the MBL Seminar Series.  This seminar features Dr. Gregory Gavelis speaking on Microbes With “Stolen” Plastids, Genes, and Eyes Cast Endosymbiosis in a New Light.

Michael Mizell Public History Lecture

May 19, 2017 by Beth Colt

Michael Mizell Public History Lecture.   This lecture will be by Loren Graham, Professor Emeritus History of Science and MIT. The topic: Was Lysenko Right After all?

Bay Paul/Bell Center Seminar Series

April 21, 2017 by Beth Colt

Title TBA – Kevin Eliceiri, Director, Lab for Optical & Computational Instrumentation and Principal Investigator in Lab of Molecular Biology, University of Wisconsin, Madison

Bay Paul/Bell Center Seminar Series

April 7, 2017 by Beth Colt

“Leveraging Functional Genomics in Yeast to Inform on Stress Biology and Disease Signaling” – Audrey Gasch, Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison

Bay Paul/Bell Center Seminar Series

March 17, 2017 by Beth Colt

Susan Brawley, University of Maine, title of lecture TDB

Ecosystems Center Seminar

March 3, 2017 by Beth Colt

“Mechanistic controls of the abiotic and biotic degradation of dissolved organic matter draining Alaskan Arctic permafrost soils” – Collin Ward, WHOI

Falmouth Forum

March 2, 2017 by Beth Colt

Emeritus Professor Loren R. Graham will share some interesting memories his relationship with intelligence agencies – American and Soviet – and his observations on the changes in Russia he has witnessed  at the Marine Biological Laboratory

Falmouth Forum Lecture Series

February 24, 2017 by Beth Colt

“Climate Impacts in the Circumpolar Region: An Archaeological Perspective on the Present” – William Fitzhugh, Director, Arctic Studies Center, Smithsonian Institution and Visiting Professor, Dartmouth College

Falmouth Forum Series

February 3, 2017 by Beth Colt

“Defining the Diva: From Maria Callas to Adele” – F. Paul Driscoll, editor-in-chief, Opera News

 

 

MBL Falmouth Forum Lecture Series 2016-17

January 6, 2017 by Beth Colt

A series of lectures, performances, and presentations brought to you by the MBL Associates.

Lillie Auditorium, 7:30 PM. Lectures are free and open to the public.

View recordings of some of our recent Forums: http://videocenter.mbl.edu/videos/channel/9/

An optional buffet dinner precedes each lecture at 6:00 pm at the MBL’s Swope Center. Tickets are $30 and must be purchased in advance at the MBL Communications Office, 127 Water Street, Woods Hole, or at Eight Cousins Bookstore, Main Street, Falmouth. Dinner tickets are available until they sell out or until 5 PM on the Tuesday prior to the event. For more information, contact the MBL Communications Office at (508) 289-7423 or comm@mbl.edu

Date:
Speaker:

10/28/16

“Fresnel’s Brilliant Idea: Triumph and Contention in the History of Lighthouse Optics”
Theresa Levitt, Associate Professor of History, University of Mississippi

11/11/16

“Hearing King David: Listening for Lost Voices in Historical Fiction”
Geraldine Brooks, author of five historical novels, 2006 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction

2/3/17

Title TBD
F. Paul Driscoll, editor of Opera News

Ecosystems Center Seminar Series

December 13, 2016 by Beth Colt

“The role of Ethiopian orthodox church forests in preserving stream ecosystem function in an agricultural landscape” – Denise Bruesewitz, Colby College

Ecosystems Center Seminar Series

December 6, 2016 by Beth Colt

“Reassessing nutrient limitation and microbial community dynamics in acidic eastern hardwood forests” – Kurt Smemo, Skidmore College

Ecosystems Center Seminar Series

November 29, 2016 by Beth Colt

“Exploring the bowhead whale feeding hotspot near Barrow, AK” – Carin Asjian, WHOI

SES Science Journalism Guest Lecture

November 18, 2016 by Beth Colt

Jim Metzner, Pulse of the Planet and NPR, “Journeys in Sound”

From Fez in Morocco to Austrailia, this lecture will take you on an adventure.

This lecture is produced by Semester in Environmental Science Program and MBL.

Ecosystems Center Seminar Series

November 15, 2016 by Beth Colt

“Distribution of functional traits in the Melastomatacaeae along an elevational gradient in Costa Rica” – Ned Fletcher, Wilkes University

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