Mas Subramania at Old World Deli

Corvallis Science Pub on Monday, April 6.

Mas Subramanian will present the art and science of color as it has affected culture and even generated economic opportunity. Mas will describe the chemical and physical origins of color in pigments and light. He’ll span the uses of colors in nature such as geology (gems and metals), biology (butterflies, peacock, hummingbirds, flamingos, eyes) and botany (plants, flowers, berries), and explain the origin of color in pigments used in art and industry.

The presentation is free and open to the public. It begins at 6 p.m. at the Old World Deli, 341 S.W. Second St. downtown.

Source Terra magazine