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Achieving Inevitability

Larry Kopald Co-Founder & President The Carbon Underground Larry Kopald shares how his company, The Carbon Underground, accelerates the adoption of regenerative agriculture to draw down carbon…

From  Jeff Layne on March 29th, 2019 1 likes 119 plays 0  

Representations of Female Homosexuality in Middle Eastern Contemporary Literature: Strategies and Critics

Zayer Baazaoui Ph.D. candidate in Literary, Cultural and Linguistic Studies University of Miami, Florida Zayer Baazaoui explains the connection between the development of society and the development…

From  Jeff Layne on November 5th, 2018 0 likes 200 plays 0  

Regenerating the Diversity of Life in Soils: Hope for Farming, Ranching and Climate

Dr. David Johnson Molecular Biologist New Mexico State University, and Adjunct Faculty, CSU, Chico Dr. David Johnson is a Molecular Biologist conducting research for the Institute for Sustainable…

From  Jeff Layne on September 13th, 2018 0 likes 4,278 plays 0  

Emerging Adults on Religion and Science

Dr. Greg Cootsona Faculty, CSU, Chico Comparative Religion and Humanities Department Dr. Greg Cootsona shares his research on young people age 18-30, called “Science for Students &…

From  Jeff Layne on April 19th, 2017 0 likes 77 plays 0  

Many Religions, One Science

Dr. John Mahoney Faculty, CSU, Chico Biological Sciences Department Dr. John Mahoney not only uses PowerPoint slides and a lecture to make his points, he also plays guitar and sings. He notes that…

From  Jeff Layne on April 19th, 2017 0 likes 23 plays 0  

The Genomics of Physiological Resilience in Killfish

Dr. Andrew Whitehead Department of Environmental Toxicology, UC Davis Dr. Whitehead studies the resistance and resilience of species to environmental stress exposure; he uses the killifish as his…

From  Jeff Layne on October 31st, 2016 0 likes 20 plays 0  

Antioxidant Supplementation, Muscle Damage, Oxidative Stress, and Leukocyte Apoptosis

Dr. Feng He Faculty, Kinesiology Department, CSU, Chico Dr. Feng He is working toward a better understanding of exercise-induced muscle damage and DOS (delayed onset of muscle soreness). The focus…

From  Jeff Layne on October 28th, 2016 0 likes 62 plays 0  

The Role of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science in Bioinformatics

Dr. Todd A. Gibson Faculty, CSU, Chico Computer Science Department As an example to introduce the field of bioinformatics, Dr. Gibson discusses the Human Genome Project, a 13-year, $3 billion…

From  Jeff Layne on October 10th, 2016 0 likes 147 plays 0  

Community Archaeology and Optimal Foraging Theory: A Journey from Eagle Lake to Paris, France

Kevin Dalton M.A. Anthropology, CSU, Chico Kevin Dalton’s talk is actually two presentations. The first is about a report he made at a zooarcheology conference held at Eagle Lake, near…

From  Jeff Layne on September 15th, 2016 0 likes 45 plays 0  

Sterol Biosynthesis in the Bacterial Domain

Dr. Paula Welander Faculty, Earth System Science, Stanford University Dr. Paula Welander is a microbiologist who also teaches earth sciences. Not surprisingly, she starts with the question,…

From  Jeff Layne on September 8th, 2016 0 likes 55 plays 0  

Pleistocene Megafaunal Predation & the La Prele Mammoth Site

Dr. Matt O'Brien Faculty, Anthropology Department, CSU, Chico Dr. Matt O’Brien explores competing theories for the disappearance of large mammals during the Pleistocene Epoch (2.58…

From  Jeff Layne on September 7th, 2016 0 likes 75 plays 0