“Strange” Chemistry with Steve Farmer

Come celebrate National Chemistry Week the spookiest way possible! Learn “Some Strange Things about Candy” with Dr. Steven Farmer, author of “Strange Chemistry”, then stick around for some creepy chemistry demos and a screening of The Nightmare Before Christmas. Costumes encouraged and light refreshments provided.

Saturday, October 26th
Doors open at 2:00 PM
Talk begins at 2:30 PM
123 Sciences Lecture Hall
UC Davis Campus


RSVP here: https://forms.gle/ue9c3f1KGMJzXoxf7
Directions to nearest parking (free on weekends)


Dr. Steven Farmer received his Ph.D. in organic chemistry from the University of California, Davis. Currently, he holds the position of Professor of Chemistry at Sonoma State University. Dr. Farmer maintains an active research group, which focuses on chemical education, including increasing the public’s interest in chemistry through outreach lectures and a blog. Also, he is the author of the book, Strange Chemistry: The Stories your Chemistry Teacher Wouldn’t Tell You, which discusses the many ways chemistry shows up in our lives.

Author: ACS Sacramento Section

The Sacramento area has over 900 members of the American Chemical Society in all areas of chemistry.

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