The Science of Cooking Efficiently

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The Physics of Solar Ovens

NC Museum of Natural Science, Science Cafe

April, 2018

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September, 2020

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TEDx Talk - Take Back Cooking, A Delicious Climate Change Solution

Appalachian State University

April, 2018

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Understanding the Science of Water in the Kitchen

Science Cafe, NC Museum of Natural Sciences

June, 2015

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The Thermodynamics of Skillet Materials - Understanding the science that determines the difference between cast iron, copper, aluminum and other skillet options.

Science Cafe, NC Museum of Natural Sciences

September, 2016

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Let's Get Cooking

Part of "Food For Thought" -

A Community Series on Sustainable Food

Appalachian State University Campus

April, 2017

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