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Message in a Bottle

BY GEORGE BOORUJY
@ VOL 8 ON MAR 04, 2016

George Boorujy was born and bred in New Providence New Jersey, and now lives in Brooklyn, along with almost everyone else. He is represented by P.P.O.W. gallery in New York, and teaches at the School of Visual Arts. 

Check out George's project, New York Pelagic, here!

Read about the bottle that washed up on a beach in France here!

 

SITEWIDE Search Results: “scientist”

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Educator in Odessa

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Chicago @ Martyrs'
Mar 04, 2008

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Bratislava @ Majestic Music Club / YMCA house
May 27, 2011

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Hamilton @ The Atrium
May 22, 2013

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Winnipeg @ The Park Theater and Movie Cafe
Sep 12, 2013

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Aberdeen
Sep 17, 2013

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Powered by PechaKucha @ Michael Smith Laboratories
Nov 28, 2013

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Toronto @ Shopify
Jan 20, 2015

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Powered by PechaKucha @ Children's City Dubai
Oct 06, 2015

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Midcoast @ Owls Head Transportation Museum
Sep 18, 2015

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Jihlava @ DIOD
Jun 09, 2016

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Understanding Cancer

BY KELLY HOLMES
@ VOL 3 ON SEP 22, 2015

"We believe by doing this basic research in our lab that we can have new ways of preventing cancer."

In "Understanding Cancer" from St. Neots Vol 3, scientist at Cambridge University, Kelly Holmes breaks down what cancer is, why it develops and what laboratories, like the one she works in are doing to fight the disease.

This was "Presentation of the Day" on Wednesday, November 25th, 2015.

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The Future of Flooding

BY SAMUEL BUDIN
@ VOL 16 ON SEP 01, 2016

Samuel Lang Budin is a social documentary photographer living in Brooklyn and working primarily in the depressive realist mode. He makes 35mm and medium format slide shows about climate change anxiety, aging and death, naked people in their own homes, the personal discomforts of travel, and the encroaching sea. Just you wait!

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Seeing Unseen Beauty

BY ECKHARD HITZER
@ VOL 139 ON SEP 28, 2016

In "Seeing Unseen Beauty" from PechaKucha Night Tokyo Vol. 139, computer scientist and entrepreneur Christian Perwass, together with physicist Eckhard Hitzer invented a computer program to visualize microscopic symmetry of matter. It is the first time that abstract space symmetry of crystals can be explored with interactive animated three-dimensional graphics.

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The Art of Biology

BY MEHDI DOUMI
@ VOL 17 ON MAR 09, 2017

Mehdi Doumi is from Algeria and England, studied biomedical engineering, and is a technical leader in Research and Innovation at L’Oreal USA - researching human perception of cosmetic products.  He has been part of NPO Ligo Project, promoting science in U.S. culture through humor and videography.  He also enjoys carpentry, improv, and drawing satirical cartoons.  Over the last 4 years he has committed himself to creating abstract artwork to any K-12 educator across the USA.  He hopes that each art piece stimulates student curiosity about math and science topics, especially in a challenging teaching environment.

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Científico en es película

BY FRANCISCO J. CARRERA
@ VOL 1 ON APR 27, 2017

Francisco J. Carrera habló de su pasión por descubrir la ciencia en la vida cotidiana y el cine. ¿Cómo ven a los científicos? ¿Somos todos Sheldon Coopers? ¿O el señor Doktor Frankenstein? ¿O tal vez sólo gente normal con un trabajo peculiar?

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Ciencia de Cine

BY JÓNATAN PIEDRA
@ VOL 1 ON APR 27, 2017

A Scientist, Jónatan Piedra habló sobre la conexión entre la Ciencia y las películas. ¿Las películas de ciencia ficción (y los libros) predicen el futuro? ¿Es la ciencia realista importante en el entretenimiento?

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Why I do the March for Science?

BY DANIELLE ASSON
IN TOWNSVILLE

Danielle Asson is a PhD student at JCU researching conservation planning, with a passion for science communication and advocacy, and an undying love for cats.

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From Scientist to Artist: how Hand-Lettering is saving my PhD

BY ELAINE TWISTERLING
@ VOL 2 ON JUN 22, 2018

From Scientist to Artist. Von Selbstzweifel zu Selbstkenntnis. Von Frustration zu Inspiration. Diese Rede kann jeden inspirieren, der einen Ausgleich, ein Hobby, oder sogar einen Traumjob sucht. Jeden, der mehr Bedeutung in seinem Leben finden möchte.

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Creating environmental awareness with a brush and a pen

BY SOFIA FORTUNATO
@ VOL 19 ON SEP 20, 2018

Sofia is a scientist and an artist. Today, she will tell you about what inspires her work and her journey becoming a creative writer.

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Would you like to inspire our audience? And do you like to speak at one of the next editions of Pecha Kucha Eindhoven? We are always looking for speakers with inspiring stories about crazy projects, overwhelming journeys, interesting hobbies, control-taking collections and beautifull obsessions etcetera. So are you a dedicated scientist, artist, designer, innovator, presenter, traveller, idealist, collector, enthusiast or you know someone like that. Please fill in the form by CLICKING HERE. Thanks! The Pecha Kucha Eindhoven team

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The Importance of Being Empathetic

Data science and empathy don't often overlap, but here's why they ought to: Data scientist Bo Peng offers a few lessons from her personal experiences on how and how not to use data to solve problems. In "The Importance of Being Empathetic" from a special Technology for Social Good edition of Table XI's Table Talks, Bo emphasizes the need to focus on the end user, and how putting yourself in their shoes can dramatically improve your work.

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Fields of Crystal

"Crystals growing in petri dishes ... produced landscapes and creatures with eyes staring up at me."  Jim Frazier is a scientist, inventor and innovator. He has been awarded the Order of Australia Medal and and Oscar for his work with photographic lenses which have been used by the likes of David Attenborough. As we see in "Fields of Crystal" from PKN Forster Vol. 1, he paints crystal solutions which dry into a variety of patterns and when put under specific lighting produce a dazzling array of effects.  His work has been accepted by Hilary Clinton, Goldie Hawn and Sylvester Stallone.

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Dance of the Horny, Hairy Arachnid

“I’m going to talk about how tarantulas talk about having sex.” Scientist and journalist Brendan Bane speaks on his life-long fascination with tarantulas. In “Dance of the Horny, Hairy Arachnid” from PKN Santa Cruz, CA Vol. 8, Brendan shows us how his passion for these furry eight-leggers has led him to study the secrets of their unique mating habits.

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PKN Kyoto Podcast#4 - Nike Dattani

Click here for podcast Take a listen to our Podcast#4 with Vol.15 speaker Nike Dattani, computational scientist who was at Kyoto University for a work stint. From genetic mapping to Einstein's theory of relativity, we tried to ask the hard questions. After a few drinks, the conversation truly became interesting! Hosted by Ash Ryan and Eric Luonghttps://soundcloud.com/pecha-kucha-night-kyoto/pecha-kucha-night-kyoto-podcast-vol-4-nike-dattani

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#Pechakuchagt Vol. 5 #CampusTec

Our event today:  https://www.pechakucha.org/cities/guatemala-city/events/562a44eebfb6ff2f4f00000b Our stroy and photos: https://storify.com/MariaZaghi/pechakuchagt-vol-5-campustec-noviembre-2015 Our stats:  we had 100,000 impressions and we reached over 3600 persons via our straming and social networks! Our presenters:

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Understanding Cancer

"We believe by doing this basic research in our lab that we can have new ways of preventing cancer."In "Understanding Cancer" from St. Neots Vol 3, scientist at Cambridge University, Kelly Holmes breaks down what cancer is, why it develops and what laboratories, like the one she works in are doing to fight the disease.

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Why don't we talk about sex? Or…something about Italy.

"Feel it. Face it. Free it." In "Why don't we talk about sex? Or…something about Italy." from PechaKucha Night Buffalo Vol. 15 scientist, biology professor and writer Gaia Bistulfi Amman speaks about honesty, sex, education, and growing up in Italy. Ammann expands on how she ended up being a successful novel-writing…scientist. An elaboration on happiness and how to bite back when life nibbles at your butt.

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Memory Walks - Is This The Way I Went

"I have over 1500 eggs in my studio at home [and] a very understanding wife."In Memory Walks - Is This The Way I Went? from PechaKucha Night Tokyo Vol. 136, artist and scientist Arthur Huang talks about the evolution of his Memory Walks Project which he began in 2012.  This project draws influences from his research work in neuroscience and delves into ways of visualizing everyday memories, on all of all things, eggs.  His solo exhibition of the same title is on display at HAGISO from May 17 - June 5, 2016.

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Understanding Cancer

In "Understanding Cancer" from St. Neots Vol 3, scientist at Cambridge University, Kelly Holmes breaks down what cancer is, why it develops and what laboratories, like the one she works in are doing to fight the disease.