Monthly Archives: September 2017

SCONC Drink-n-Think #1 — Thursday, Nov. 9 in Durham

SCONC is announcing a new series called Drink-N-Think! For our first session, we’ll discuss “Slack and Spark: Online Community-Building Tools to Facilitate Communication and Collaboration” This will be a hands-on workshop exploring two software tools (Slack and Cisco Spark) which … Continue reading

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Book Reading and Mixer in Raleigh, Tuesday, Sept. 26

Join us for a book reading and SCONC mixer on September 26 at 7 pm at at Quail Ridge Books. Our very own Dr. Eleanor Spicer Rice will be sharing fun facts from her Book of Common Ants (Did you know that … Continue reading

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Pizza Lunch Resumes! “A Tour of Solar System Geology”

Earth is the best studied planetary body in the Solar System, but it’s by no means the only one that’s interesting. From roiling clouds of sulfuric acid on Venus, to jets of organic-rich water at Saturn’s moon Enceladus, and the … Continue reading

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Periodic Tables in Durham – Art and Science

Durham’s science cafe, Periodic Tables, is back in business after a summer hiatus. The 2017-18 season kicks off with highly entertaining Duke Biologist Sönke Johnsen, who took a crooked path to becoming a scientist studying light, vision and camouflage in deep sea … Continue reading

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