“Sky Caves of Nepal”
Dr. Mark Aldenderfer from U.C. Merced leads a team
of anthropologists, historians, and mountain climbers as they attempt to
decipher the last 3000 years of prehistory in an isolated region of Nepal.
Kevin Mitchell, Associate Professor of Physics from UC Merced, will provide
insight into our chaotic world, from the motion of planets to the motion of
March 21 “Immune Activation in Autism”
Dr. Judy Van de Water from UC Davis will discuss potential risk factors such
as the presence of antibodies in mothers that could be contributing to the
incidence and severity of childhood autism.
April 11 “Art Inspired by Science and Mathematics”
Dr. Carlo H. Séquin from UC Berkeley will discuss questions such as: "What
came first – art or science?" and "How can math and computers be used
to create new artwork?"