Author Event with Physics Professor James Kakalios

“Thank you all for coming to listen to me talk about physics on such a lovely day,” Kakalios greeted the audience, “Obviously you are all a bunch of nerds.” His kind of people.

Kakalios is the author of best-selling The Physics of Superheroes and came to Powell’s Books shortly after the release of his newest popular science book, The Physics of Everyday Things.

Event with Bestselling Science Fiction Author John Scalzi

It felt like a mini science fiction convention at Powell’s Books on Tuesday when John Scalzi visited Portland for a special author event featuring geeky musical duo The Doubleclicks.  The seats were filled with people spilling into the aisles to see the popular Hugo Award winning (Redshirts, 2013) author who is currently on tour promoting his newest […]