Gotta Minute? (for Silly but Serious Science about the Environment)
October 14, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pmFree
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.
Monday, 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
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 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.