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  • November 27
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  • Des Moines

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
  • 1:00 pm, Tuesday
    November 27, 2018
  • Where
  • Wesley U / Wesley Homes
    816 South 216th St, Terrace Building, Suzanne McCarthy Classroom
    Des Moines, WA 98198 United States
  • November 27
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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
  • 7:00 pm, Tuesday
    November 27, 2018
  • Where
  • Pacific Science Center PACCAR IMAX Theater
    200 2nd Ave N
    Seattle, WA 98019 United States
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