Can Pond Scum Save the World?
For the last century, we’ve used cheap fossil fuels to drive our cars—and to drive unprecedented economic and agricultural growth. But fossil fuel reserves are limited, and we’re beginning to see the cost of fuel and food rising. Could pond scum be the answer? Grab a pint and find out from Dr. Stephen Mayfield the unusual solution to these pressing issues that’s putting San Diego on the forefront of biofuel development.
About Suds & Science
Suds & Science are bimonthly events that bring scientists to your neighborhood bar. Raise a pint and listen to a 15-minute fun-yet-informative presentation on a hot science topic followed by an open and engaging conversation. Ask questions and form opinions while enjoying an adult beverage. Suds & Science puts the fun and spirit(s) back into science.