Science Cafe

1 Part Science | 1 Part Intriguing Discussion | 1 Part Food: What do you get when you mix an evening of intriguing conversation, good food and drink, and science? A Science Cafe, of course!  

When: Thursday, April 17, 2014 

Time: 6:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m.

Where: NEW LOCATION -  Mille's Cafe 313 S. Jefferson Ave Springfield, MO  

Who: All ages interested in current science and techology

Cost: Full menu and beverages are available for purchase at Mille's Cafe

What: Biomimicry-Mimicking Nature’s Most Astounding Inventions! - Biomimicry-a relatively new field of science “that studies nature’s best ideas and then imitates these designs and processes to solve human problems” (Biomimicry Institute 3.8).  Join us for a peek into this topic.  Chandi Campbell will share some of the technologies that are being developed utilizing this concept.  From agriculture, healthcare and renewable energy sources, to amazing advances in architecture and engineering, we'll explore how a sustainable future might be built with Biomimicry that grows out of the collaboration between science, nature and design.

Seating is limited; First Come, First Serve!