• James Coffman, Ph.D.
    McKays Public House

    MDI Science Café – The Effects of Stress on Health and Aging

    When we experience chronic stress early in our lives, even before we’re born, we’re more likely to develop health problems and to age more rapidly later in life. James Coffman, Ph.D., will discuss what is known about this phenomenon and how it relates to the increase in inflammatory diseases in the developed world and to diseases of aging. Read more…

  • David Sywalksi
    McKays Public House

    MDI Science Café – From Quarry to Gallery

    “I am a life long student of the sciences, and they inform my work as an artist," says David Sywalski, a renowned sculptor based in Cherryfield, Maine. In this café, Sywalski will lead participants through an exploration of the granite sculpture carving process and its various tools and techniques. Read more…