Category Archives: skeptics

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

May Nerdlist

See the Stars with Amateur Astronomer’s Association of New York @ Various Locations and Times
Tuesday        5/02  Science Online NYC: The Tools of Tommorrow @ Rockefeller University
Wednesday  5/02  Sci Cafe: The Evolution of Skin @ AMNH
Friday           5/04  Nerd Nite: Alien Worlds, Web Warzone, & the Atlantic Yards @ Galapagos
Monday        5/07  Freeks and Geeks Meets the Wonder Years @Magnet Theater
Monday        5/7    Calling all Scientist-Artists, LABORATORY Social Hour @ The Trash Mansion
Monday        5/07  Copernicus: A More Perfect Heaven @ CUNY
Monday        5/07  The Man Who Climbed Every Mountain, Surfed Every Ocean @ Explorer’s Club
Tuesday        5/08 Molecular Mixology Class @ Genspace
Monday        5/14  The Birth and Death of Stars with Walter Lewin @ AMNH
Monday        5/14  Cafe Science: Knocking Down the Brain’s Door @ PicNic Cafe
Wednesday  5/16  Secret Science Club: Ignorance Author Stuart Firestein @ The Bell House
Friday           5/18  Party at the Rose Center Center for Earth and Space @ AMNH
Tuesday        5/22  “I am Science” Storycollider’s 2nd Anniversary @ The Bell House
Thursday      5/24  Remembering Everything with Joshua Foerr @ Tenement Museum
Thursday      5/24  Calling all Scientist-Artists, LABORATORY Social Hour @ The Trash Mansion
Tuesday         5/29 Lucid NYC: Digital Democracy & How Ignorance Drives Science @ Drom
Wednesday  5/30  Drinking Skeptically @ Swift
Wednesday   5/30  World Science Festival Begins

April Nerdlist

Tue April 3     Adult Ed: Transformation @ Housing Works
Wed April 4   Lucid NYC: Food science, robotic sailboats, gaming @ Drom
Wed April 4   Math Encounters: Proofs with Günter Ziegler @ Baruch College
Thu April 5    Eric Kandel & Alan Alda @ 92Y
Sun April 8    Entertaining Science: Loops & Waves @ Cornelia St Cafe
Mon April 9   The Perils & Promise of Fracking w/ProPublica @ Tenement Museum
Mon April 9   Columbia Cafe Science: Extraordinary & Pathological @ PicNic
Tue April 10   The Social Conquest of Earth w/E.O. Wilson @ NYPL
Wed April 11  Free Will and the Science of the Brain w/Michael Gazzaniga @ Cooper Union
Thu April 12  Yuri’s Night: Space Party! @ Polar Lounge, DROM, and National Arts Club
Fri April 13     Nerd Nite: Mafia, First Dates, & Entomology @ Galapagos
Sat April 14    Brainwave: Using and Losing Language @ Rubin Museum
Mon Apr 16    Asteroids: Friends or Foes? @ Hayden Planetarium
Tue Apr 17      SWINY: Gene Therapy and the Boy Who Saved It @ Society of Mech Engineers
Tue Apr 17      Feminism Meets Neuroscience @ CUNY Graduate Center
Wed Apr 18    Story Collider: Travel @ Union Hall
Fri Apr 20       Story Collider: Skeptics Edition @ 92YTribeca
Wed Apr 18    An Evening of Fate, Chance, & Mystery w/Lord Whimsy @ Coney Island Museum
Thu Apr 26     Secret Science Club @ The Bell House
Sat Apr 28      The Science of Learning @ Rubin Museum
Sat Apr 28      Obscura Day! @ multiple locations

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