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Short Takes on Plastics

Tues., Feb. 5, 2013 | 7 pm

$5 at the door; $4 online through Stgpresents.org (online fees apply)

The Burke Museum is partnering with the Seattle Theatre Group to host an evening of fast-paced talks, called Short Takes, about plastics. Ten experts from UW and beyond will have six minutes and 20 slides to discuss a range of topics, covering the benefits and unwanted side effects of plastics on our health, cultures, and environments across the globe. Subjects include: The Promise of Plastic, Micro-Plastics in the Ocean; The Pre-Plastic Kitchen; and  Big Red: The 3D Printer that Turns Scrap Plastic into Composting Latrines.

"Short Takes on Plastics" talks and speakers to date (subject to change)

Ticket info:
Tickets are $5 at the door or through stgpresents.org (standard online fees apply). To purchase tickets, click here.

Learn more about the Burke Museum's exhibit, Plastics Unwrapped.

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