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Gotta Minute? (for Silly but Serious Science about the Environment)

October 14 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Free
Minute Earth

Featuring Professor Peter Reich and Alex Reich

Meet the creators of MinuteEarth and Hot Mess and learn how they are working to foster a love for science and better stewardship of our planet through short and engaging online science videos. A reception will follow the program.

This event is sponsored by the Friends of the University Libraries.

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Event Details

Minute EarthMonday, October 14, 2019 | 7:00 p.m.
Reception to follow program

Reservations Required by October 7

This event is free and open to the public. Tickets required at the door.

Coffman Memorial Union | Great Hall
University of Minnesota, 300 Washington Ave. S.E. | Minneapolis, MN 55455
Parking and directions

About Peter and Alex Reich

Alex Reich
Alex Reich

In 2013 Peter and his sons, Alex and Henry, started MinuteEarth, an illustrated educational YouTube channel inspired by Henry’s success with the YouTube channel MinutePhysics. Alex Reich also recently helped launch Hot Mess, a PBS YouTube channel that aims to envision an environmentally just climate future for the United States.

Alex has a master’s degree in natural resources science and management from the University of Minnesota.

Peter Reich
Peter Reich

Peter is a UMN Regents Professor, whose teaching, research, and outreach focus on how climate change is impacting our ecosystems, what that means for our future, and what we can do about it.

Details

Date:
October 14
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
Free
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Organizer

Friends of the University of Minnesota Libraries
Phone:
612-624-9339
Email:
stangret@umn.edu
Website:
https://www.continuum.umn.edu/umnlib/friends

Venue

Coffman Memorial Union Great Hall
300 Washington Ave. S.E.
Minneapolis, MN 55455 United States
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Phone:
612-624-4636
Website:
http://sua.umn.edu/locations/coffman/