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February 2018

Second Saturday Conversation: The Floods and Acts of Congress that have Shaped Kansas City’s Waterways

February 10, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Linda Hall Library, 5109 Cherry
Kansas City, 64110 United States
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An in-depth look at some of the major floods that have impacted Kansas City and a discussion of current flood risk management program activities and risk communication challenges. This will also be the final Saturday to view the the exhibition, Nature's Fury: The Scienc of Natural Disasters.

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The Future of Humanity: Terraforming Mars, Interstellar Travel, Immortality, and Our Destiny Beyond Earth

February 28, 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Unity Temple on the Plaza, 707 W 47th St.
Kansas City, MO 64112 United States
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A Rainy Day Books author event co-sponsored by the Linda Hall Library. Dr. Michio Kaku will discuss his latest book, The Future of Humanity: Terraforming Mars, Interstellar Travel, Immortality, and Our Destiny Beyond Earth.

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March 2018

Second Saturday Conversation: An Introduction to Intellectual Property

March 10, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Linda Hall Library, 5109 Cherry
Kansas City, 64110 United States
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An overview of patents, trademarks, copyright, and trade secrets, and the services offered by the Library and how you can access them.

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Unfolding ‘The Deepest Mysteries of Creation’ with CRISPR Gene-editing Technology

March 15, 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Linda Hall Library, 5109 Cherry
Kansas City, 64110 United States
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We have reached our seating capacity for this event. You can still watch the lecture live on your desktop or mobile device on the Library's Facebook page or at the following link:

https://livestream.com/lindahall/crispr

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April 2018

The TVs of Tomorrow: How RCA’s Flat-Screen Dreams Led to the First LCDs

April 5, 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Linda Hall Library, 5109 Cherry
Kansas City, 64110 United States
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The TVs of Tomorrow is a portrait of American innovation during the Cold War, which confirms that success in the electronics industry hinges upon input from both the laboratory and the boardroom.

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Live Stream Option: If you are unable to attend the lecture in person, you can watch a live broadcast on the Library’s Facebook page or via livestream.com.

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Questions? Contact Eric Ward at 816.926.8753 for more information about these events.