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A forum where people come to learn about and discuss recent discoveries in science and technology while having fun! An expert will give an informal talk for 20-30 minutes, followed by Q&A and discussion. Attendees can get up, eat or refresh their beverages at any time. Science on Tap is FREE and open to all ages!

Plan to join us at our next gathering. See schedule of speakers below.
Clemson: On the 2nd Thursday of each month, 6:30-7:45pm
Greenville: On the last Tuesday of each month, 6:30 -7:45 p.m. 

Point Galss for Science on Tap at Clemson University, Clemson SC

Clemson: Viva Wine Bar, 168 Exchange St, Pendleton, SC 29670 (new location as of January 2018)
Greenville: Coffee Underground, 1 East Coffee St., Greenville SC 29601

Vicki Corbin, Ph.D.
Director of Education Outreach and Clemson University Life Sciences Outreach Center  864-656-1634

Read the Seneca Journal article on Science on Tap, Liquid Learning: Monthly forum serves up sips and science

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  • Clemson Schedule

    July 12, 6:30pm, Viva Wine Bar, Pendleton
    Genetic Footprints of Crop Domestication
    Amy Lawton-Rauh, Department of Genetics and Biochemistry, Clemson University

    August 9, 6:30pm, Viva Wine Bar, Pendleton
    Double-Dipping and Other Disgusting Habits
    Paul Dawson, Department of Food, Nutrition, and Packaging Sciences, Clemson University

    September 13, 6:30pm, Viva Wine Bar, Pendleton
    Hips, Horses and Helmets: Orthopaedic Research Gone Wild
    John DesJardins, Department of Bioengineering, Clemson University

  • Greenville Schedule

    June 26 
    Global Impact: Why Anthropology is Essential to Science and Business Today
    Melissa Vogel, Department of Anthropology, Clemson University

    July 31 
    Let Every Step Light Your Way: A Story Of Nano Energy Generators—a Discussion Of How Mechanical Energy Can Be Converted Into Electricity And Wirelessly Transmitted For Storage Into Batteries! 
    Ramakrishna Podila, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Clemson University 

    August 28
    Downtown Diversity: The Amazing Fishes Living In Your Backyard Streams
    Brandon Peoples, Department of Forestry and Environmental Conservation, Clemson University

    Sept 25   
    When Compact Stellar Objects Merge, Ripples In The Fabric Of Space-time Excite The Universe
    Dieter Hartmann, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Clemson University  

    Oct 30
    Jim Davis and Leslie Rodgers, Atlas Organics (composting)