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Binah.160211.Randall

Harvard physicist Lisa Randall probes the connection between dark matter in the universe and the comet responsible for the dinosaurs' extinction, in front of a live audience at the Jewish Community Center of San Francisco.

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Binah.160204.Ferguson

Historian Niall Ferguson discusses the first volume of his biography of Henry Kissinger based on unprecedented access to private papers, letters and the subject himself, in front of a live audience at the Jewish Community Center of San Francisco.

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Binah.160128BettsMacNaughton

Master sommelier Richard Betts and illustrator Wendy MacNaughton teach us how to become a whiskey know-it-all and make the learning slide down easy, in front of a live audience at the Jewish Community Center of San Francisco.

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Binah.160121.Keillor

Radio personality and humorist Garrison Keillor shares his new collection of original poems and stories from behind its writing, in front of a live audience at the Jewish Community Center of San Francisco.

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Binah.160114.Kelly

Former New York City Police Commissioner Ray Kelly talks about his anti-terrorist programs after 9/11 and his continued advocacy of stop-and-frisk as a practice in law enforcement, in front of a live audience at the Jewish Community Center of San Francisco.

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Binah.160107.Solomonov

Chef and torchbearer of modern Israeli cuisine Michael Solomonov talks about how his unexpected path—including the death of his brother and a struggle with addiction—ultimately led to culinary fame, in front of a live audience at the Jewish Community Center of San Francisco.

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Binah.151231.Winchester

Author and journalist Simon Winchester offers an enthralling biography of the Pacific Ocean and its role in the modern world, in front of a live audience at the Jewish Community Center of San Francisco.

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Binah.151224.Steinem

Feminist icon, journalist, and activist Gloria Steinem talks to Jada Pickett Smith about how unexpected people and encounters led her to transformative ideas, in front of a live audience at the Jewish Community Center of San Francisco.

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Binah.151217.Brownstein

Musician, actress, and writer Carrie Brownstein talks about her time in the rock band Sleater-Kenney and the dawn of the underground, feminist indie-rock movement, in front of a live audience at the Jewish Community Center of San Francisco.

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Binah.151210.Pierce

Actor and producer Wendell Pierce talks about rebuilding the post-Hurricane Katrina, flood-ravaged neighborhood in his native New Orleans, in front of a live audience at the Jewish Community Center of San Francisco.

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