Lecture: 'What It's Like on the Surface of Mars'
As part of the Silicon Valley Astronomy Lecture Series, Lori Fenton of the Carl Sagan Center at the SETI Institute will give an illustrated (and non-technical) lecture about the latest on the Mars rover Curiosity. The free event is at 7 p.m. today, May 15, in Smithwick Theatre at Foothill College, 12345 El Monte Road, Los Altos Hills. Go to foothill.edu.
Author: Michael Kimmel
Michael Kimmel will give a free author talk on his book "Guyland: The Perilous World Where Boys Become Men," about college-aged men striving to prove their masculinity. The event is in Levinthal Hall at the Stanford Humanities Center, 424 Santa Teresa St. Go to events.stanford.edu.