Free admission day to 17 museums in Houston. See www.houstonmuseumdistrict.org
Peter Gleick gives an evening talk in San Francisco on Bottled & Sold, his book about the bottled water industry. Ages 21 and up. See www.calacademy.org
October 4 – 6
Nobel Prizes announced for medicine or physiology, physics and chemistry. Go to http://nobelprize.org
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