Lunch With A Scientist Talks: Truckee-Tahoe Region
- March 25, 2021 -

Tahoe area specific talks: check out these LWS talks that feature scientists doing work related to the Tahoe/Truckee and Sierra Nevada region.

Related Project Resources: you can turn any of these talks into a longer term research project for your students. To get started with a project , we suggest our Sierra Nevada Ecosystems lesson packet.

 

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Lunch With A Scientist: Rachel Hendricks on the impacts of Tobacco

Rachel has spent the last two years as a student researcher exploring the toxicity and use patterns of waterpipe tobacco smoke and other alternative tobacco products, and will share that work in this talk.

Lunch With A Scientist: David Dimitrie on behavioral interactions in frogs

David Dimitrie talks about the behavior of frogs and how this influences habitat selection.

Lunch With A Scientist Talks: Truckee-Tahoe Region

A collection of Lunch With A Scientist episodes with ties to the Tahoe/Truckee and Sierra Nevada regions.

Lunch With A Scientist: Viewing atoms with microscopes with Justin Ondry, PhD

Justin Ondry, PhD talks about how scientists have perfected technology to be able to look at atoms through special microscopes.

Lunch With A Scientist: David Hill, PhD on citizen science and studying snow

David Hill, PhD talks about his work studying snowpack and its impact on water resources below the mountains.