Columbus Science Pub: The Science of Curling! with Rick Olson

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Columbus Curling Club
March 1, 2018
7:30PM - 8:30PM
Location
Backstage Bistro, 503 S Front St

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Add to Calendar 2018-03-01 19:30:00 2018-03-01 20:30:00 Columbus Science Pub: The Science of Curling! with Rick Olson Join us at Backstage Bistro for The Science of Curling! Rick Olson has had a decorated 41 year career at Battelle and like all scientists he is a bit of a geek. He is a curling geek and when he is not working hard being a Battelle scientist he is working hard being a curling scientist. Do you know why the stone is able to glide across the snow? How many points of contact are there between a stone and the ice? What happens when ice is under pressure? These are the questions that Rick will explore at our March Science Pub.For tickets please visit: http://www.shadowboxlive.org/shows/columbus-science-pub  Backstage Bistro, 503 S Front St The STEAM Factory at The Ohio State University steamfactory@osu.edu America/New_York public
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Join us at Backstage Bistro for The Science of Curling! Rick Olson has had a decorated 41 year career at Battelle and like all scientists he is a bit of a geek. He is a curling geek and when he is not working hard being a Battelle scientist he is working hard being a curling scientist. Do you know why the stone is able to glide across the snow? How many points of contact are there between a stone and the ice? What happens when ice is under pressure? These are the questions that Rick will explore at our March Science Pub.

For tickets please visit: http://www.shadowboxlive.org/shows/columbus-science-pub