Fall 2017 Season
Greenlandic Rock Flour: from stones to bread
Andreas de Neergaard. Minik Rosing. Pasborg Key Project
How do we feed a growing world population? Can we actively capture CO2 from the atmosphere and store it in the ground? Can the vast Greenlandic Ice Sheet promote growth of crops in the tropics? Would it be environmentally responsible - or even...
Looking at yesterday's yeasts to brew tomorrow's beer
Kevin Verstrepen. THE MOVIES
Why are there so many different yeasts for beer brewing, bread baking and wine production? Where do these yeasts come from? Are we using the best yeasts available in nature? Can we make even better yeasts by breeding or genetic...
Secrets and lies: The psychology of conspiracy theories
Karen Douglas. Cumbia Psychos
Millions of people disbelieve official explanations for significant political and social events in favour of alternative accounts that are often called ‘conspiracy theories’. For example, well known conspiracy theories contend that the 9/11 attacks were...