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January 2014 Nerdlist

January through April 2014 Brainwave: Mind Over Matter @ Rubin Museum of Art
Sunday, January 5 Metacognitive Brunch @ Rodeo Bar
Sunday, January 5 Entertaining Science: Small, Deadly and Delicious @ Cornelia Street Cafe
Wednesday,  January 8 SciCafe: Bird or Bird Brain? @ AMNH
Wednesday, January 8 Doomsday Cults @ Brooklyn Brainery
Thursday, January 9 Notes From Jupiter: Decoding the Toynbee Tiles @ Pete’s Candy Store
Saturday, January 11 Meet Akta the Wolf @ AMNH
Tuesday, January 14 The Science of Morality @ Over the Eight
Tuesday, January 14 The History of Partying @ The Bedford
Wednesday, January 15 Secret Science Club: The Universe IS Math @ Bell House
Wednesday, January 15 CUriousity3: Dance in Art and Science @ Columbia
Wednesday, January 15 Lucid NYC: Shopping, Health, Surveillance @ Drom
Friday, January 17 The Secret History of Positive Thinking @ The Observatory
Tuesday, January 14 E.L. Doctorow @ 92Y
Tuesday, January 21 Food of the High Seas @ Royal Palms Shuffleboard Club
Saturday, January 25 Bunny Taxidermy Class @ The Observatory
Friday, January 31 Painted Alchemists @ The Observatory

October Nerdlist

Sat Oct 6: 4 Storytellers 3 True Stories. The Liar Show @ Cornelia Street Cafe
Sun Oct 7: Naomi Wolf Talks Vaginas @ 92Y
Mon Oct 8: Skeptics on the Mic Karaoke @ Googie’s Lounge
Wed Oct 10: LucidNYC: Green Fluorescent Protein and other Delights @ Drom  
Wed Oct 10: The Thinking Ape: The Enigma of Human Consciousness @ NYAS 
Thurs Oct 11: The Dean of Cornell NYC Tech Speaks @ Cornell ILR Conference Center
Fri Oct 12: Video Games, Vampire Love, Romance Novels @ Galapagos
Sat Oct 13: Family Astronomy – Creatures in the Sky @ AMNH
Wed Oct 17: Wrath Goes Viral @ NYAS
Thurs Oct 18: Answers for Aristotle Book Launch at Cellar 58
Fri Oct 19: Stephen Colbert in Conversation with Ken Burns @ 92Y
Sat Oct 20: Food, Taste and the Brain @ Guggenheim
Sun Oct 21: Get intimate with Insects at 92Y
October 22: Secret Science Club @ The Bell House
Tue Oct 23: Black Holes and Astrobiology @ NYAS 
Tue Oct 23: Story Collider Presents Chemistry @ Union Hall
Tue Oct 23: Fact vs. Fiction on SKIN @ 92Y
Wed Oct 24: The Rich Are Taxed Enough @ Intelligence Squared
Sat Oct 27: BACH: The Well Tempered Clavier, Book 1 with Andras Schiff @ 92Y 
Sat Oct 27: Night at the Museum Halloween Sleepover @ AMNH
Tue Oct 30: Exploring Exoplanets with Emily Rice @ AMNH

September Nerdlist

Tue Sept 4     S.A.S.S.: Famous Firsts @ Public Assembly
Wed Sept 5   Adult Ed: The Political Animal @ Housing Works
Fri    Sept 7   Nerd Nite: Mars, transportation, aphrodisiacs @ Galapagos
Sun  Sept 9   Entertaining Science: Hearts and Devils @ Cornelia St Cafe
Mon Sep 10  Cafe Science: Dark Matter & Black Holes @ PicNic Cafe
Tue  Sep 11   Secret Science Club: Destination Antarctica @ The Bell House
Wed Sep 12  90 Days With the Phoenix Mars Mission @ Genspace
Thu  Sep 13   The Politics of Fracking panel @ CUNY Baruch College
Sat  Sep 15    Grand Rounds: Reading from Granta’s medicine issue @ Book Court
Thu  Sep 20   SoNYC: The $1,000 Genome @ Rockefeller
Thu  Sep 20   Lyceum Society: Science Explores Free Will @ Houston Street Center
Mon Sep 24   The Co-Evolution of Humans and Machines @ Silver Center, NYU
Tue  Sep 25    Story Collider: Animals @ Union Hall
Tue  Sep 25    Secret Science Club w/astrophysicist Caleb Scharf @ The Bell House

July Nerdlist

Wed Jul 11 Manhattanhenge @ Natural History Museum (and elsewhere)
Wed Jul 11 Artificial and Natural Flavorings @ Brooklyn Brainery
Wed Jul 11 Author Talk: Daniel Smith—Monkey Mind: A Memoir of Anxiety @ Book Court
Fri Jul 13 Fact v. Fiction: Waterworld @ Pupin Hall, Columbia
Fri Jul 13 Journey Into the Curious World of the Medical Museum @ Observatory
Sat Jul 14 Second Annual Robot Film Festival @ 3LD
Mon Jul 16 Human Anatomy & Physiology Made Simple @ Brooklyn Brainery
Tue Jul 17 Author Talk: Alex Stone—Fooling Houdini @ Book Court
Wed Jul 18 The Science of Art: Understanding Materials @ GenSpace
Wed Jul 18 The Neuroscience and Psychology of Nostalgia @ The New School
Wed Jul 18 Secret Science Club w/mathematical sociologist Duncan Watts @ Bell House
Tue Jul 24 Story Collider: Medical Misadventures @ Union Hall
Sat Jul 28 Spiders Alive! opens @ AMNH