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Flash Forward Live: Expiration Date

at CAVEAT - Lower East Side
21-A Clinton St, New York, New York 10002

If you could find out the exact day you’re going to die, would you? Join Rose Eveleth, host of Flash Forward, for an interactive experience where the audience will decide their fate in a world where every person can find their expiration date. Story by: Rose Eveleth Art by: Tara Jacoby Music by: Hussalonia About Flash Forward Flash Forward is a...

Friday Dec 15th, 7pm

Contemporary China at the Guggenheim

at Lauren A Kaplan Art Tours - Upper East Side
1071 5th Ave Guggenheim Museum, New York, New York 10128

This unmissable exhibition will showcase the most important art to come out of China between 1989 (the end of the Cold War) and 2008 (the Beijing olympics). Organized thematically, the show deals with themes of experimentation, globalization, democracy, and utopianism, offering viewers a deeper understanding of the ways in which China’s art world...

Saturday Dec 16th, 3:30pm

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What is Life? Night4:What did the first life look like?

at CAVEAT - Lower East Side
21-A Clinton St, New York, New York 10002

The question “What is life?” takes just three words. But it is one of the hardest questions in science, attracting researchers from a huge range of disciplines, from molecular biology to astronomy to philosophy. This fall, science writer Carl Zimmer delves into this question by talking to eight experts over four nights to understand what the newest...

Wednesday Dec 20th, 8pm

Real/Fake Science

at CAVEAT - Lower East Side
21-A Clinton St, New York, New York 10002

Test your ability to distinguish the facts from the alternative facts! Six presenters—some scientists and some charlatans. Six topics—some fabricated and some factual. Can you sort the fact from fiction? Join us for the fourth edition of this exciting series! All new presenters will confound you with their alternate facts and surprising truths....

Thursday Jan 4th, 7pm

Self Care for Women

at Brooklyn Brainery - Prospect Heights
190 Underhill Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11238

Full Course Title: Self Care for Women: Mindful Cycles, Healthy Bodies, Clean Beauty In this comprehensive class, herbalist, food entrepreneur, birth and postpartum doula and mom Laena McCarthy, will discuss healing traditions and practices to boost the female body's natural resilience while protecting from stress and damage, from the inside...

Wednesday Jan 10th, 8:15pm

Freelance Basics

at Q.E.D. - Astoria
27-16 23rd Ave, Astoria, New York 11105

Being a freelancer means dealing with many different aspects of career, aside from the practical trade skills. This class will cover the basics of working as a freelancer, with an emphasis on the creative fields. The lecture discusses topics such as health insurance, taxes, getting work, dealing with clients and more. Personal stories and life lessons...

Saturday Jan 20th, 12pm

2018: The Year Ahead

at Brooklyn Brainery - Prospect Heights
190 Underhill Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11238

Let’s look at the planetary alignments which will travel with us throughout 2018. We’ll look at the major planetary transits and patterns impacting us in the upcoming year and what we are likely to expect in our own lives as well as globally. After a quick review of the archetypal house system and aspects, our main focus will...

Monday Jan 8th, 8:30pm

Race, Class and Education

at The New School - Manhattan
10011

This course is designed to provide students interested in Education with a multi-faceted perspective of the issues prevalent affecting students and their families. As a primary place of establishing one’s understanding of societal norms, school is among the most powerful institutions in American culture. Among its many functions, School has played...

$765

16 sessions

Wednesday Jan 24th, 6pm

The Archaeology of Cats and Dogs

at Brooklyn Brainery - Prospect Heights
190 Underhill Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11238

While many animals today face the threat of extinction, the numbers of dogs and cats are only climbing. They’ve tagged along at humanity’s heels since the Ice Age, an important part of our quest for world domination. But how did they evolve from wild predators into pampered pets? This class will explore the long and fascinating...

Thursday Jan 11th, 8:30pm

Busted! Drugs and the City

at Museum of the City of New York - Public - East Harlem
1220 5th Ave, New York, New York 10029

Join Times reporter Sarah Maslin Nir as she sits down with Lucy Lang, Assistant District Attorney in the Manhattan’s District Attorney’s Office to discuss countering New York City's illicit drug trade and the ever-evolving scourge of narcotics.  Reception to follow with beer courtesy of Harlem Blue.  Only in...

Wednesday Jan 17th, 7pm

Developmental Psychology

at The New School - Manhattan
10011

How do people grow and change through life, from conception to death? This course introduces the field of human developmental psychology. Topics addressed include the characteristics and capacities of the human infant, infant-parent attachment and interaction, cognitive development, control of emotions, social cognition, family and peer relationships,...

$765

16 sessions

Monday Jan 22nd, 4pm

The Encyclopedia from Babylon to Google

at The New School - Manhattan
10011

In The City of God, Saint Augustine confronts a central problem: How did evil come into the world if human beings were created good? Through our study of the ethical universe of literary texts, we engage with questions essential to humanity, including the nature of human beings, the basis for moral conventions, individual and collective responsibility,...

$765

17 sessions

Monday Jan 22nd, 6pm

Pass the Flamingo: The Cuisine of Ancient Rome

at CAVEAT - Lower East Side
21-A Clinton St, New York, New York 10002

Sure, we’ve all heard about the Ancient Romans; their buildings, their literature, their Empire. But what about their food? What would a Roman Emperor serve at his banquets? What was a decent meal to a Roman soldier, farmer, or senator? Did the Romans really eat dormice, and did they really relieve themselves in a “vomitorium” afterwards? (Short...

Monday Jan 8th, 8:30pm

Cognitive Psychology

at The New School - Manhattan
10011

Ordinary mental activities such as recognizing a word, forgetting a phone number, and distinguishing a cup from a glass seem transparently simple. Examined more closely, they are complex and not easily explained. Cognitive psychology is the empirical study of longstanding questions about what we know, how we know it, and how our knowledge is structured,...

$765

16 sessions

Wednesday Jan 24th, 8pm

Dimensions of Narcissism

at The New School - Manhattan
10011

Who do you think you are? Why do you think so? The study of narcissism, which occupies center stage in psychodynamic theory today, focuses on the earliest experiences of the self, on the ways in which the image and perception of self are formed. Our concepts of self are formed early in life, through interactions with caregivers. During this time, our...

$765

16 sessions

Thursday Jan 25th, 10am