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Event Date: February 22 - 24, 2019

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Saturday, February 23 • 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Art in Science

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Science and art often intertwine. There is a natural beauty everywhere from geological formations in Dixie Caverns to streaming light emissions of the Northern Lights. Some art has to be discovered and science will be the tool to reveal them. Join our panelists as they share some examples of how they see beauty in scientific discoveries.

Moderators
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Jim Beall

Jim Beall (BS-Math, MBA, PE) has been a nuclear engineer for over 40 years, a war gamer for over 50, and an avid reader of science fiction and fantasy for even longer. His experience in nuclear engineering and power systems began as a naval officer, shortly after surviving one of... Read More →

Speakers
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Adam York

Artistic Director, Stranger Concept Films
Adam York is an independent filmmaker from central, North Carolina. He is best know for his directing work on the run away hit, “The Devil's Lettuce.” A sequel entitled DL2 - Edible Evils is currently in post production and set to be released in 2019. Adam’s other directing... Read More →
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Wendy S Delmater

Editor and Publisher, Abyss & Apex Magazine
Wendy S. Delmater has been editor of the Hugo-nominated magazine, Abyss & Apex, since 2006. She is the editor of The Best of Abyss & Apex, Volumes 1 and 2. Wendy’s recent publication credits include short stories and poetry in The Singularity magazine, Gathering Storm, Little Blue... Read More →
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Valerie J. Mikles

Valerie loves dancing, writing, astronomy, sci-fi, and grapes. Her motto in life is “I can be everything I want, just not all at the same time.”Although she has yet to get paid to eat grapes, she was delighted to learn that people would pay her to study black holes, and spent... Read More →
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Ruth Sanderson

Artist Guest of Honor
I'm a professional illustrator with over 85 published children's books. In addition, I create coloring books for adults, book covers, fantasy art, collector's plates, and more. I also enjoy teaching writing and illustrating for children in a summer graduate program at Hollins University... Read More →
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Myron Smith

Myron Smith is Director of Programming and Host of the Virginia Sweded Film Festival. He is also Co-Director/Writer of Young Blood: Evil Intentions (2012) and Invasion of the Killer Cicadas (2013). Since 2014, he has been the writer and host of Animation Treasures, a web series focusing... Read More →


Saturday February 23, 2019 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Dogwood 1
  • AV Needs LCD projector (?) and screen

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