• University of Utah professor Neil Vickers will talk about odors in "Smells: Picking Insect Noses," this month’s "Science Night Live" discussion at Keys on Main, 242 S. Main St., Salt Lake City. Social hour starts at 5:30, lecture starts at 6. Free (must be 21 or older to attend).
• Comedian Robin Williams makes a "sit-down" appearance with fellow comic David Steinberg, at Kingsbury Hall, 1395 E. Presidents Circle, University of Utah campus, Salt Lake City. Show starts at 7:30. Tickets, at $80 and $150, available at the Kingsbury website.
|1.||Geminid meteor shower to put on a show Friday night|
|2.||Jazz ball boy’s Michael Jordan shoes fetch $105K at auction|
|3.||University of Utah study: Lizard lungs work like birds’, and nobody knows why|
|4.||Mormon church traces black priesthood ban to Brigham Young|
|5.||Rock slide destroys home, kills two in Rockville|
|6.||Scandal’s first charges: Shurtleff’s ‘fixer’ slapped with six felonies|
|7.||Terrifying new footage shows July’s fatal Asiana airplane crash|
|8.||Nu Skin co-founder accused of harassing alleged sex abuse victim|
|9.||Utah Jazz notes: Rush back on the court after meeting with Corbin|
|10.||Kirby: Mormons not alone in failure to acknowledge racism|