Tag: Beer with a Scientist

April 22 Beer with a Scientist will be held via Facebook...

During the COVID-19 crisis, many of us have found ourselves suddenly working from home. This new remote work experience – new routines, new people...

Owners of Holsopple Brewing talk beer at Beer with a Scientist...

Flavors and aromas are the key to great beer. Kristy Holsopple and Sam Gambill have developed some uniquely flavored beers for their microbrewery, Holsopple...

The first Beer with a Scientist for 2020 features a non-scientist’s...

You may have heard about breakthroughs in medical research such as CRISPR, a technology that allows scientists to edit genes, or the microbiota, the...

Failure, failure, failure, success! One scientist’s journey from invention to product...

While basic science is still very much alive, academic researchers are also recognizing the importance of translational research, in which projects are developed with...

Dried sea monkeys and frozen wood frogs – Beer with a...

Some animals have developed the ability to survive in extreme conditions such being frozen, drying or with a complete lack of oxygen. At this month’s...

UofL Alzheimer’s specialist to talk brain health at Beer with a...

The search for effective treatments for Alzheimer’s disease continues, as new cases are diagnosed at an ever-increasing rate. Unfortunately, every drug tested to treat...

UofL archaeologist to discuss mapping of Maya ‘Atlantis’ John R. Hale,...

After a Guatemalan sport diver discovered ancient Maya ruins in the depths of Lake Atitlan, underwater archaeologist John R. Hale, PhD, director of the...

Beer with a Scientist: Immunotherapy is leading to longer life for...

At a Beer with a Scientist event four years ago, cancer specialist Jason Chesney, MD, PhD, described clinical trials in immunotherapy being conducted at...

Beer with a Scientist: How plans for a trip to Mars...

At a recent workshop at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology to discuss health risks associated with a potential manned mission to Mars, it became...

Not your father’s tobacco: A scientist’s perspective on health risks of...

What would you guess is the average age when someone starts smoking? Perhaps early 20s? Maybe even 16? “The average chronic smoker begins smoking at 13.7...