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Nerd Nite is a monthly event during which experts on anything from rocket science to cosplay give 20-minute fun-yet-informative presentations across all disciplines – while the audience drinks along. Because learning is more fun when you're drinking with friends.
FREAKS OF NATURE: INTERSPECIES BREEDING & THE WEIRDOS IT CREATES
What happens when animals cross species lines for mates? What kind of mutants have humans created for our own gain? Come learn the ins and outs of hybridization so you can strive for peak supervillain with your own pride of ligers.
THE NATURE OF THE RINGS OF POWER
With the upcoming release of a new adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien’s legendarium, “The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power”, Nerd Nite alum Tony Meade discusses the creation, powers, and affiliation of the titular artifacts: The Rings of Power themselves. Using the vocabulary of real-world alchemy and ancient elemental lore, we’ll dive into the deep end of Tolkien’s world-building to speculate on the metaphysics and morality of this story from Middle-earth’s Second Age.