Tag Archives: Science on Tap

Get to know your brain and what music and pleasure do to it at May Science on Tap talks

Your belly craves beer, but your mind craves knowledge — of the scientific persuasion. Where, or where, can you feed both in Portland? At the May (2017) editions of Science on Tap, the ongoing science lecture series presented by Via … Continue reading

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Science on Tap talk explores the neuroscience of love and pleasure

Love, infatuation, commitment and addiction — the brain chemistry involved in these four experiences may have more in common than you think. To learn more about that chemistry and what neuroscientists know regarding how the brain sorts pleasure from discomfort, … Continue reading

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Curious minds want to know: How do you connect with science in Portland?

We here at Science In Portland were curious to find out how Portlanders connect to the science community around the metro area, so we asked around on social media, posing just two questions: How do you connect with science events … Continue reading

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Explore 50 years of NASA poking around in our solar system at October Science on Tap

Space science and suds: They’re two things that go great together, and where you can find them paired up next in the Portland/Vancouver area is at the October installment of the area’s Science on Tap lecture series. The event will … Continue reading

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