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  • May 9
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  • Seattle

The Ancient Fruitcake: What Really, Really Old Food Tells Us about History, Culture, Love, and Memory

This talk is not about the old leftovers in the fridge. It is about food that is so old, so unusual, or so meaningful, that no one dares throw it away. Discover the foods archeologists have found buried with mummies, the petrified banana so appealing it sparked a Banana Museum, the 350-year-old fruitcake handed down […]

  • When
  • 12:00 pm, Wednesday
    May 9, 2018
  • Where
  • Mirabella
    116 Fairview Ave. North
    Seattle, WA 98109 United States
  • May 9
  • |
  • Seattle

Think & Drink: The New Age of Nuclear War

“The bomb, carefully engineered by some of the 20th century’s most brilliant scientists, able to raze cities and civilizations, has always spanned rationality and irrationality, logic and madness.” – Nicole Hemmer For decades, nuclear war seemed to most of us like a relic. It was a danger confined to black-and-white footage of mushroom clouds and […]

  • When
  • 7:00 pm, Wednesday
    May 9, 2018
  • Where
  • Naked City Brewery & Taphouse
    8564 Greenwood Ave N
    Seattle, WA 98103 United States
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