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Institute for the Science of Origins’ Science Slam at the Happy Dog

To celebrate Case Western Reserve University and the new origins sciences major, the Institute for the Science of Origins and Happy Dog at the Euclid Tavern will host “Science Slam” Aug. 29, from 5:30 to 7 p.m.

The event will feature five- to 10-minute slam talks by professors on topics ranging from zombies, human evolution, the big bang, augmented reality, genetic adaptions and more.

There will be games, prizes and t-shirts.

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