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  • August 16
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  • Port Angeles

H2OMG! Making Sense of Water Scarcity in an Insecure World

It feels like not a day goes by without a story in the news that relates to some water issue. Whether it’s lead in schools, drought in California, or dwindling snowpack in Washington, water scarcity is a challenge that needs our attention—now. In this talk led by economist and former Gates Foundation policy maker Rachel […]

  • When
  • 6:00 pm, Wednesday
    August 16, 2017
  • Where
  • Port Angeles Main Library
    2210 S. Peabody Street
    Port Angeles, WA 98362 United States
  • August 16
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  • Seattle

The Long Haul: Stories of Human Migration

For more than 200,000 years, Homo sapiens have been moving around the planet, sometimes drawn and sometimes driven by a host of natural and man-made forces: drought, floods, crop failure, war, the quest for survival, or the hope of a better future. Examine the roots and the routes of human migration from our beginnings in […]

  • When
  • 7:30 pm, Wednesday
    August 16, 2017
  • Where
  • Horizon House
    900 University Street
    Seattle, WA 98101 United States
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