By Jueseppi B.
Here are the details:
- WHO: Food Network Chef Anne Burrell, former NASA astronaut Ron Garan, White House Office of Science and Technology Policy’s Kumar Garg, and White House Executive Pastry Chef Bill Yosses.
- WHAT: Discussing the raw science behind turkey, stuffing, and other fixins’ on our Thanksgiving tables like breads, whole grains, flour, and gluten. We’ll also shed light on the exciting chemistry behind cooking and eating — as well as how to get more kids excited about science, technology, engineering, and math.
- WHEN: Tomorrow, November 27, at 12 p.m. ET
- WHERE: WhiteHouse.gov/WeTheGeeks
As we prepare for Thanksgiving here at the White House, you’re invited to join me and a lineup of top food experts as we “talk turkey” and dive into our dinner plates to explore the science of cooking. We’ll be drilling down into the science behind what makes turkey so tasty, why we feel compelled to nap after eating it, and the secret science sauce behind bringing and marinating.
Please join us this Wednesday at 12pm ET for a We the Geekson the Science of Cooking! The episode will air on www.WhiteHouse.gov/wethegeeks in the run-up toPresident Obama’s annual turkey pardoning at the White House.
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White House Daily Guidance – November 27, 2013
In afternoon, the President will pardon the National Thanksgiving Turkey in a ceremony on the North Portico. The President will celebrate the 66th anniversary of the National Thanksgiving Turkey presentation, reflect upon the time-honored traditions of Thanksgiving, and wish American families a safe and healthy holiday. This ceremony is open press.
Following the ceremony, the President will sign S. 252 : Prematurity Research Expansion and Education for Mothers who deliver Infants Early Reauthorization Act or the “PREEMIE Reauthorization Act”, H.R. 1848: Small Airplane Revitalization Act of 2013 and H.R. 3204: Drug Quality and Security Act . There will be a stills only pool spray of these signings in the Oval Office.
Later in the afternoon, the First Family will participate in a service event in the Washington, DC area. There will be travel pool coverage.
White House Schedule – November 27, 2013
Wednesday, November 27 2013 All Times ET
10:30 AM: The President receives the Presidential Daily Briefing, The Brady Briefing Room.
1:20 PM: The President pardons the National Thanksgiving Turkey, North Portico. WATCH LIVE
2:35 PM: The President holds a bill signing, Oval Office.
4:30 PM: The First Family participates in a service event, DC area, Washington.
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Join us today, November 27, at 12 p.m. ET for an episode of We the Geeks on the science of cooking where food experts will be drilling down into the science behind what makes turkey so tasty, why people feel compelled to nap after eating it, and the secret science sauce behind brining and marinating.
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