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The Human body is challenged by our surroundings and scientists keep exploring new ways to understand how it works. Grab a beer while we take you on a journey in the mysterious human body.
A New Spin on Magnetism: Recent Progress in the Development of Nanoscale Magnetic Devices
Michael Harder (PhD Instructor, Physics Department Faculty of Science and Horticulture Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU))
Our brains are complex mix of chemical and electrical circuits that allow us to see, hear and feel. Join us for an evening of learning how we decode and visualize all of this information!
Why do we get sick?
Mika Mokkonen (PhD Instructor, Biology Department Faculty of Science and Horticulture Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU))
Throughout human evolution, we have frequently faced many challenges to our health. In the modern era, we understand much about how we get sick, but few people consider the reasons for why many diseases and disorders persist. This talk will explore key features in the evolution of the human species that have led to some of the most pressing health concerns facing our society today.