Thursday, September 12, 2019
Seminar | September 12 | 3:30 p.m. | 132 Mulford Hall
Michael Davidson, Assistant Professor at the UC San Diego School of Global Policy & Strategy, will present: "Eliminating Wasted Wind Energy in China: The Good, the Bad, and the (Ugly) Markets." Coffee will be available before the talk at 2:30PM in 139 Mulford; meet the speaker after the talk in 139 Mulford Hall.
East Bay Science Cafe - the Humble Spud: The potato’s wonderful history and future feeding the world
Presentation | September 12 | 7-8:30 p.m. | Cafe Leila
1724 San Pablo Ave., Berkeley, CA 94702
Christine Hastorf, Department of Anthropology
Potatoes are often invisible one ones plate. Not considered an exotic, it has been a food you can rely on to soothe your soul and stomach. Many have claimed its origin, due to its capacity to keep people alive in so many diverse environments. But its origin history begins 10,000 years ago in highland South America. While introducing the science of the potato and its complexities of... More >