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August 2017

An Evening with Sara Paretsky

August 29, 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Linda Hall Library, 5109 Cherry
Kansas City, 64110 United States
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In 1982, best-selling author Sara Paretsky revolutionized the mystery genre when she first introduced the world to V.I. Warshawski. Since that first book, Sara has written fifteen more Warshawski novels.

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September 2017

Extreme Storm Chasing

September 14, 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Linda Hall Library, 5109 Cherry
Kansas City, 64110 United States
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Dr. Reed Timmer, extreme meteorologist and storm chaser, on the science of severe weather.

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Man of the Hour: James B. Conant, Warrior Scientist

September 27, 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Linda Hall Library, 5109 Cherry
Kansas City, 64110 United States
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The remarkable life of one of the most influential men of the greatest generation, James B. Conant—a savvy architect of the nuclear age and the Cold War—told by his granddaughter, New York Times bestselling author Jennet Conant.

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November 2017

Natural and Unnatural Earthquake Hazard in the Heartland: Facts and Fictions

November 9, 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Linda Hall Library, 5109 Cherry
Kansas City, 64110 United States
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Susan Hough, seismologist at the USGS Pasadena, California, will present an overview of our current understanding of hazards associated with both natural and unnatural earthquakes in the heartland.

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