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Special thanks to Chris Coulter and HiFi Club for supporting Science Pub.

Join our fun and friendly conversation, and quench your thirst for knowledge about science and nature. Whether you are a science genius or not-so-science-savvy, you are invited to participate in stimulating discussions and partake in some lively libations.

We meet at Dargan's Irish Pub & Restaurant in Santa Barbara. Science Pub is open to all and admission is free. No reservations, please arrive early ~5:30PM for a seat and to order food and drink. Dargan's is located at 18 E. Ortega Street. Some street parking is available, and Lot#10 is conveniently located adjacent to Dargan's (first 75 minutes free).

Questions: Call 805-682-4711 ext. 170 or



The Bear Naked TruthBear
With Kate McCurdy, Sedgwick Reserve
Monday, September 22, 2014
6:30–8:00 PM

Using video, narration and props that would make Goldilocks blush, wildlife biologist Kate McCurdy will unravel the mysteries of black bear procreation. Top off your pint and travel with Kate on a provocative yearlong journey into the chaparral bedroom of Southern California and get a glimpse into the wild world of ursine courtship, mating and maternity.

Sex, Science, and Sardines
with Chuck Rennie
Monday, October 27, 2014
6:30–8:00 PM

NOTE: Starting in November, Science Pub will switch to the 2nd Monday of every month

Lying with colors: the biology of mimicry
with Dr. Elizabeth Long
Los Angeles County Museum of Natural History
Monday, November 10, 2014
6:30–8:00 PM


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