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Evolutions big bang and Coding Theory

August 30, 2017 @ 7:00 pm

- $5

Evolutions big bang: The Cambrian explosion and origin of Animals.Just over half a billion years ago almost all major groups of animal life seem to appear suddenly in the earths oceans according to the evidence in the fossil record. These new organisms brought innovations like brains vision predation even the first teeth and skeletons . How and why did this seeming explosion of biodiversity come about? What can it tell us about evolution and even some of our own distant ancestors?Speaker: Aodhan Butler StanfordEverything You Always Wanted to Know About Coding Theory (But Were Afraid to Ask)In this talk I will address questions that have both theoretical interest and practical value.How give a non-technical talk about coding theory to a wide audience? How to transmit information reliably over a noisy channel? How to cook an ostrich egg?Speaker: Dr. Marco Mondelli Stanford

Details

Date:
August 30, 2017
Time:
7:00 pm
Cost:
$5

Venue

Scotty’s Bar and Grill
548 Emerson St
Palo Alto, CA 94301 United States