This group is for people interested in science & society, or science fiction, including:
A) any aspect of science fiction (movies, novels, TV shows, science fiction art, etc.), or other relations between science and the arts (such as science illustration, nature photography, kinetic art, architecture, etc.). Science fiction can include social science fiction, philosophical science fiction, political science fiction, adventure science fiction, etc.
B) any aspect of science & society, such as: natural sciences; social sciences; naturalistic philosophy; technology & society; robotics; natural history; philosophy of science; engineering; social evolution; geology; anthropology; historical geography; energy technology; industrial history; astronomy; social philosophy; natural resources; futurism; sociology; technology and industry; chemistry; materials technology; evolutionary economics; mineral resources; science & ethics; medical technology & biotechnology; behavioral sciences; environmental science and ecology; engineering & society; urban planning; evolution; economic history; psychology; history of science and technology; industrial development; space exploration; regional science; economic development; natural resources; biology; paleontology; archaeology; etc.
We usually go to dinner afterwards. Also, we sometimes go to movies as a group, and other possibilities can include events related to science, technology, social sciences, or science fiction, such as museums, conventions, etc.
Some members also participate in the Society and Social Development Meetup Group - that group meets the first Sunday of each month at the same location. http://www.meetup.com/social-science