Michael Snyder, who heads Stanford's Center for Genomics and Personalized Medicine, will give a free talk on genome sequencing and its potential uses in health care. The event is at 6 p.m. tomorrow, Sept. 10, at SRI's International Building, 333 Ravenswood Ave., Menlo Park. It's part of the Cafe Scientifique Silicon Valley series. Go to sri.com.
Exhibit: 'From the Air'
Is there beauty in air travel nowadays? Yes, if you're a photographer with a good lens. Laura Oliphant (who has flown a million miles on one airline) is now showing her in-flight photos in an exhibit called "From the Air" at Gallery 9, 143 Main St., Los Altos. The show runs through Sept. 29, open Tuesday through Saturday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sundays from noon to 4. Go to gallery9losaltos.com.