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3691. Elvish Language Workshop
Get in touch with your inner Hobbit! Learn to read and speak Quenya, Tolkien's Elvish language.
FRI 1:00 pm - 2:15 pm, New Orleans
3712. Great SF Literature - Reading Aloud!
Listen as great scifi literature is read aloud to you - the very same stories which will be featured in John Hertz's discussion panel, plus others.
, Yvonne Morton, Tim Cassidy-Curtis, Jamie Cassidy-Curtis, John Hertz
FRI 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm, Saint Louis
Tech: sound, Microphone, The ability to project a book page would be desirable but not required.
3716. Solar System Resources
A path to space development must incorporate the properties of the bodies that make up our solar system. These properties present both challenges and opportunities. When assessing locations from which to obtain resources, both energy and time requirements must be considered, as both have an economic cost. The properties of solar system bodies will be discussed as a means of guiding future researchers in charting a path toward space development and resource utilization.
Dr. Gregory Benford, Will Morton, Tim Cassidy-Curtis, Dr. Seth Potter
FRI 5:30 pm - 6:45 pm, Chicago
Tech: projector, HDMI, Microphone
3744. Climate Change: Fact & Fiction
Come discuss the best (and worst) of climate change fact and fiction with our panelists.
, Alfred Nash, Will Morton, Keith Henson
SAT 1:00 pm - 2:15 pm, Boston
3794. Klingon Language Workshop
Learn to speak the language spoken by the Klingons of Star Trek
SUN 10:00 am - 11:15 am, Scottsdale
Tech: Projector, Sound, Microphones, Ability to show Power Point charts and You Tube videos
3812. The Do's and Don'ts of Humorous Writing
Stand-up comedian Will Morton shares tips of what works and what doesn't in writing humorous genre literature. Audience participation will occur!
SUN 1:00 pm - 2:15 pm, Scottsdale
Tech: Projector, Sound, Microphones, The ability to project Power Point charts and You Tube videos