Weekly Round Up: Dr. Ainissa Ramirez, Michael Tougias, Kyle Thiermann

Here are the latest updates from our speakers who have been making headlines:


We want to extend a HUGE congratulations to Dr. Ainissa Ramirez on winning the 2015 Andrew Gemant Award, an annual prize recognizing significant contributions to the cultural, artistic or humanistic dimension of physics.


Disney has released the first trailer of a heroic action-thriller movie called “The Finest Hours”, based on the book by author and speaker Michael Tougias.


Check out this video of environmental activist and surfer Kyle Thiermann exploring the bottom of the big wave surf spot, Dungeons, in Cape Town.


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