Better Learning With Beer!

Kiggins Theatre

Vancouver, Washington

Science on Tap at the Kiggins is produced in partnership with Washington State University Vancouver

Science on Tap is a science lecture series where you can sit back, enjoy a pint, and laugh while you learn. Listen to experts talk about the science in your neighborhood and around the world. You don’t have to be a science geek to have fun—all you need is a thirst for knowledge!

Wednesday, September 13, 2017, in Vancouver

The New Adolescent Sexuality: Life, Lust, and Learning

Chances are pretty good that if you’re an adult, you’ve had a question or two about sex in your life…anything from “what kind of contraception should I use?” to “what actually counts as ’sex’?” Maybe you got answers to those questions, maybe not. If you have kids or young people in your life, they DEFINITELY… GET DETAILS

Wednesday, October 11, 2017, in Vancouver

Should Humans Play Football? The Neuroscience of Concussions

We humans have always loved dangerous sports, from ancient chariot racing all the way to today’s football, soccer, and hockey. Despite safety equipment, the sight of a player being checked for a head injury has become increasingly common. Growing evidence indicates that multiple concussions and similar injuries to the head can accelerate certain forms of… GET DETAILS

Wednesday, November 8, 2017, in Vancouver

Treknology: The Real-Life Science Behind Star Trek’s Technologies

From tricorders to warp drive, Star Trek became the first series to bring us a vision of a future where humans were just as flawed as ever, but where technology and the way we used it had created a utopian society. There was no hunger, no homelessness, no rampant diseases, only long-lived humans exploring the… GET DETAILS