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A series of talks about science in movies, books, and games.

SciPop Talks! Where Science Intersects Pop Culture

Welcome to SciPop Talks! a weekly series of talks open to the public featuring the intersection of science and pop culture.

Twitter: #SciPopTalks

These talks are co-sponsored by the University of Nebraska-Lincoln University Libraries, Chemistry Department and Physics Department, Doane University, and the Nebraska Local Section of the American Chemical Society.

Coming Soon

Join us March 6th for
Comic Book Physics 101: Metallurgy
7pm in the Love Library Peterson Room (221)


Comic Book Physics 101: Metallurgy

Not able to attend our talks in person?

Check out our YouTube Playlist!

SciPop Announcements

The Evolving Periodic Table And Its Incredible Elements

Join the Nebraska Local Section of the American Chemical Society in

Celebrating the International Year of the Periodic Table

February 26th, 2019 from 5:45pm - 7:15pm

Love Library Peterson Room (221)

Come for Geeky fun and door prizes!

While you're waiting for the event check out this fun infographic from ACS about Endangered Elements of the Periodic Table.

SciPop Word Art image

Join us for the 3rd Annual SciPop Interactive Event at the SAC Aerospace Museum in Ashalnd, NE

Saturday April 6, 2019 from 10am-2pm

As always children's admission (12 years of age and under) will be free. Sponsored by the Nebarska Local Section of the American Chemical Society, University Libraries, SAC Aerospace Museum, and Nebraska SciFest!

Donate Here Towards Free Children's Admission ($12 = 2 Children, $30 = 5 Children)

Payments through the link above are made directly to the SAC Aerospace Museum

Volunteer Here (All Day = 4.5 hours, Half Day = 2.5 Hours)

About US

Current Organizers: 

Kiyomi Deards, Rebecca Lai, and Ramesh Languani.

For Publicity and Media:

Joan Barnes
Phone: 402-472-6987 

Primary Contact: 

Kiyomi Deards 
Phone: 402-472-2554


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