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Welcome to the monthly Nerd Nite, where nerds can share their passions and unusual research with a room full of people eager to spend a weekend night in a bar learning.Nerd Nite DC is DCs original science + nerd + drinking event. See us nerd out!"Why Trains Need Creeps," by Ben Titus, Principal EngineerSummary: Find out what it take to move a train!Bio: Ben Titus is a Mechanical Engineer by day, social justice warrior by night, and is trying to be mountaineer during the weekend.---------------------------------------------"On Nipple Toothed Pachyderms: American degeneracy and the fossil record of elephants," by Advait JukarSummary: What do fossils have to do with the spirit of America? Were the French right about a degenerate fauna in the west? What the heck are nipple teeth? I will be answering these questions and will take you on a journey through the fascinating fossil history of elephants and their kin.Bio: Advait is a Deep Time Fellow at the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History and studied the structure of ancient ecosystems, megafaunal extinctions, and the evolution of elephants and horses. Before Advait studied fossils, he studied mildly toxic frogs on a mountain in Korea.
  • Start:March 09, 2019
  • End:March 09, 2019
  • Recurring
  • Where:DC9 Nightclub, 1940 9th St NW, Washington, District of Columbia, United States, 20001
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  • Event Type: Other
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