Café Scientifique: Evolutionary Antecedents of Obesity

I love discovering new talk/chat groups (not new as in new, but new as in new to me) and this one sounds intriguing.

Café Scientifique, or just Science Cafe, is a monthly gathering of scientific experts and interested lay community in a pub or other nonacademic setting exploring the latest ideas in science and technology, using plain language.

People are fat. Let's talk.
The group's August talk is "Evolutionary Antecedents of Obesity" by presenter Leslie Sue Lieberman, Ph.D. "Evolutionary medicine provides insights into why we are experiencing a global pandemic of obesity, and what we might do about it." Waffle fries and sundaes served post-discussion. Kidding.

FREE Admission
Wednesday, 6 August 2008, 7pm - 8:30pm
Stardust Video and Coffee, 1842 E Winter Park Rd.
Orlando, United States, 32803

The group has a twitter account. Get to following.

Upcoming Talks:
Removing Pollutants from Water
September 3, 2008 19:00 - 20:30

Invasive Species
October 1, 2008 19:00 - 20:30

Tidal Modeling in the 21st Century
November 5, 2008 19:00 - 20:30