Kids/AI, Parasites, Dark Matter – Mar 2

Wonderfest Science Envoys are early-career researchers with special communication skills and aspirations. Following short talks on provocative modern science topics, these three Science Envoys will answer questions with insight and enthusiasm:

  • UC Berkeley psychologist Eliza Kosoy on "How Children Are Smarter Than AI"
  • Stanford microbiologist Alma Mendoza on "The Most Successful Parasite"
  • Stanford astrophysicist Jed Thompson on "What We Know (and some of what we don't) About Dark Matter."
WHAT: Ask a Science Envoy: Kids & AI, Parasites, Dark Matter
WHO: Eliza Kosoy, Alma Mendoza, Jed Thompson, Wonderfest Science Envoys [https://wonderfest.org/science-envoy/]
WHERE: Verdi Club Lounge, 2424 Mariposa Street, San Francisco, CA 94110 [https://www.verdiclub.net]
WHEN: 2020-03-02 — 8pm, Monday, March 2 (1.5 hrs)
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Description:

Wonderfest Science Envoys are early-career researchers with special communication skills and aspirations. Following short talks on provocative modern science topics, these three Science Envoys will answer questions with insight and enthusiasm:

  • UC Berkeley psychologist Eliza Kosoy on "How Children Are Smarter Than AI"
  • Stanford microbiologist Alma Mendoza on "The Most Successful Parasite"
  • Stanford astrophysicist Jed Thompson on "What We Know (and some of what we don't) About Dark Matter."
Location: Verdi Club Lounge, 2424 Mariposa Street, San Francisco, CA 94110
HOW:

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