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Topic 10:

Thursday, November 19 6:30 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Using infrared light, customers will soon be able to detect bad chemical agents, toxins, pathogenic organisms, and explosives in our everyday life. What does this mean for our future? Join Ken Puzey, Owner, QuantaSpec Inc., for a fascinating conversation in ECHO’s salon. FREE Event. Cash bar with themed drinks opens at 6.30 p.m., discussion begins at 7 p.m.; free, light hors d’oeuvres sponsored by Vermont Sigma Xi, Scientific Research Society.

Check out these websites to get yourself up on the topic. If you have other articles or sites you've seen, please contact Lifelong Learning Coordinator Linda Bowden at lbowden@echovermont.org  so that we can update our website to include your research!
 


 

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Here are some questions to get you thinking about the topic:

  • What are the pathogen risks to individuals?
  • Are hospitals a safe haven for individuals?
  • Why isn’t the government funding improvements in detecting pathogens?
  • What types of food pathogens should we be worrying about?
  • What ID technologies are out there for identifying pathogens?

Café Scientifique is sponsored by:
Sigma Xi

 

 

 

 

 

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