When: Thu., Sept. 21, 7-8:30 p.m. 2017
Join us for Bent Science Salons at Bent Ladder Cider and Wine - an evening of science at it’s most intriguing. Jim Chatfield, OSU Horticulture Professor leads this first session and introduces us to: Weird Things in the Woods Boogie-woogie aphids. Are the ghostly Indian-pipes parasitic on plants and are they even plants? Answer this: what is a lichen – and if you want a prize, be up to date. Is a burl a gall – and what causes the hundreds of specific galls on oaks? What patch was Burl singing about, anyway? It's free - just bring your curiosity.