Soda Drinker Pro: The Art & Science of Simulated Soda

As non-nutritionally correct as it might be sometimes all you want to is a nice cold soda.  But, as in the case of the Will Brierly, the creator of Soda Drinker Pro and presenter of the Nerd Nite talk, “The Art and Science of Simulated Soda,” sometimes wanting a soda doesn’t mean you’re going to…

Nerd Nite: Water Talks

If you stop to think about it, its pretty amazing that you can walk over to a tap, turn the handle and fill a glass with drinking water. Although sitting through a series of talks about water might not be everyone’s idea of a good time, water, particularly clean water is something we all need…

Comics and Healthcare

  As a kid weekends meant two things Saturday mornings cartoons and Sunday mornings comics.  Sometimes they were a little over your head, but they were the only part of the Sunday paper that mattered.  Over the years, I realized that comics aren’t just for kids and in the Nerd Nite talk, “Comics and Healthcare,”…

Start your own Poovolution!

Doodie, dung, floater, loaf, Lincoln log, tootsie roll… . Although you may not want to admit it, just like the book says we all do it and, “Everyone Poops.” During the Nerd Nite talk, “Why you should start your own Poovolution,” we took a much closer look the global importance of safe sanitation.  From bowel…

Honest Sex Ed for Grown Ups

Blush, frown or squirm in your seat but the audience was ready and waiting for Claudia Lux’s entertaining and informative Nerd Nite sex talk titled, “In Case You Didn’t Pay Attention in High School: Honest Sex Ed for Grown Ups.” With a focus on methods of birth control Lux, a sexuality educator and reproductive health…