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Velo Cult

Velo Cult is the best of Portland, and the Pacific Northwest  –  a friendly community gathering space replete with suspended bicycles, welcoming bicycling experts, rich coffee, and a rotating tap list of superlative, flavorful beers! And brains, too! And ART, like the pipe cleaner neurons created by area high school students dangling above graduate…

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Velo Cult: Changing Brain Waves of Depression

Changing the Brain Waves of Depression What do the brain waves of a depressed person look like? How can they be changed? WHAT:  Brittany Alperin & Sienna Morris on “Changing the Brain Waves of Depression” UPDATE:  Powerful and relevant presentation on self-care and depression Changing Brain Waves of Depression WHERE:  Velo…

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Velo Cult (Alcohol & Caffeine)!

WHAT:  Drunk mice on espresso  –  what could go wrong? WHERE:  Velo Cult, 1969 NE 42ND AVE PORTLAND, OR 97213 WHEN:  Wednesday, April 19th, 2017, 6 – 8pm UPDATE:  See what we did at the link 🍺 ☕️ Drunk Mice on Espresso Drunk mice on espresso  –  what could go wrong?Irish coffee, Spanish…

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March for Science @ Velo Cult!

Support science 🔬! UPDATE:  See what we did at Velo on March 29th! March for science with art & brains! WHAT:  An evening of science and art making;  learn about brain cells and create your own! WHEN:  WEDNESDAY, MARCH 29 (6 – 8pm) WHERE:  Velo Cult, 1969 NE 42nd Avenue, Portland,…

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Noggin @ Velo Cult: Patterns, fractals and drugs

DREADD decisions:  Patterns, fractals and drugs Jordan Blacktop and Sara McCormick DOWNLOAD:  NW Noggin DREADD & Fractal poster Jordan Blacktop, Ph.D. (a.k.a., “the DREADDpool Dude”), a postdoctoral neuroscience researcher at WSU Vancouver, introduces DREADDs, a powerful chemogenetic technique for switching brain areas on, or off, and altering how networks of brain areas…

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Velo Cult Posters by Jeff Leake

Jeff has created some eye (and brain!)-catching work over the last few years, highlighting graduate student efforts in research and art… His posters for Noggin outreach events at Velo Cult, a famed bicycle shop pub, have attracted many to free, collaborative science/art presentations in Northeast Portland, and have helped inform and excite…

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Velo Cult: Memory, Art, Genes & Bikes!

Join us for an evening with internationally renowned artist Kindra Crick, and Dr. John Harkness from the Sorg lab at WSU Vancouver, on WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 27th, from 6 – 8pm..! WHAT: Remembering is who we become How neurogenetics influence our preferences, memories and personalities… Kindra Crick and John Harkness WHEN: WEDNESDAY, January…

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