And don’t forget – Science Cafe Concord gathers on Tuesday, Nov. 15, at 6 p.m. at The Draft. Free, first come, first seated – pub food, drink and two hours-ish of intelligent discussoin. The topic is “3-D printing: Has it lived up to its promise?” and panelists will be there from SolidScape in Merrimack, which makes and sells 3-D printers; Technology Education Concepts in Concord, which teaches about them; and Manchester Makerspace, which uses them in lots of interesting ways.
About Granite Geek
Dave Brooks has written a science/tech column since 1991 – yes, that long – and has written this blog since 2006, keeping an eye on topics of geekish interest in and around New Hampshire, from software to sea level rise, population dynamics to printing (3-D, of course). He moderates monthly Science Cafe NH discussions, beer in hand, and discusses the geek world regularly on WGIR-AM radio..
Brooks earned a bachelor’s degree in mathematics but got lost on the way to the Ivory Tower and ended up in a newsroom. He has reported for newspapers from Tennessee to New England. Rummage through his bag of awards you’ll find oddities like three Best Blog prizes from the New Hampshire Press Association and a Writer of the Year award from the N.H. Farm and Forest Bureau, of all places. He joined the Concord Monitor in 2015.