2007-2008

Lars Bergström, filmmaker
Tues., Feb. 24, 2:30 p.m. in Miller 14, Lars Bergström, Swedish artist and filmmaker, showing and discussing Life Extended (2008, 58min).
Tues, Feb. 24, 7:30 p.m. in Lovejoy 208, Lars Bergström, showing and discussing Last Supper (2005, 58min).

Monday, Nov. 17 from 1-3:30 pm in Olin 1  (class meeting of ST213)
Are Red Giant stars old or young and why should we care?
David DeVorkin
Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum

“You can argue with the facts: A political history of climate change”
Naomi Oreskes
Department of History and Science Studies
University of California, San Diego
Friday, Oct. 17th
Lovejoy 100, 4:00 p.m.

“World Religions and Ecology: The promise of partnership”
Mary Evelyn Tucker
Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies Yale Divinity School
Friday, Sept. 19th, Miller 15
Cookies at 3:45 p.m.
Lecture 4:00 p.m.

STS Senior Talks: Maddie Given, Kim Rudolph, Camden Bucsko, Adam Salamon
Thursday, May 8, 7:00-9:00 pm
Miller 14
Refreshments will be served

Preserving, displaying, and interpreting technical artifacts at the National Air and Space Museum
David H. DeVorkin and Roger D. Launius, Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum,
Tuesday April 29,
Miller 14, 2:30-3:45 pm

“The Changing Place of Red Giants in the Evolutionary Process, 1890-1955″
David H. DeVorkin,
Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum,
Monday, April 28
Keyes 105, 3:00 pm

“Preserving Polar Antiquities: The 1897 Andrée Ballooning Expedition to the North Pole”
Noel Broadbent,
Arctic Studies Center, Smithsonian National Mueseum of Natural History,
Thursday, April 24
Miller 14, 7:30 pm

“Unintended Consequences: The Effect of Maize Cultivation on Malria Transmission in Ethiopia”Jim McCann, Professor of History, Boston University
Wednesday, April 16th
Lovejoy 100, 7:30 pm

“Global Warming and Climate Change”
Nobel Laureate, F. Sherwood “Sherry” Rowland,
Professor of Chemistry and Earth System Science, U.C. Irvine,
Friday, March 14,
Ostrove Auditorium Diamond, 9:00 am

“Our Changing Atmosphere: (1) The Ozone Hole (2) Carbon Dioxide”
IBM Lecture,
Nobel Laureate F. Sherwood Rowland,
Professor of Chemistry & Earth System Science, U. California Irvine, and Nobel Laureate,
Tuesday, March 11, 2008, 7:00 pm,
Olin 1

“The Community Water Jar: Gender and Technology in Guinea West Africa”
Wenda K. Bauchspies,
Professor of STS and Women’s Studies, Penn State University,
Friday, March 7, 2008
4:00 pm, Miller 14


STS Seminar

“Climbing the Oil Peak: Energy, Power, and the American Way of Life”
Lenny Reich, Professor of Administrative Science and STS
Friday, Feb. 22, 2008
Cookies at 3:45 pm,
Lecture at 4:00 pm, Arey 5

The Darkness of Light: Thoreau, Photography, and the Science of Light
Prof. Laura Saltz
Friday, November 30
4:00 p.m., Lovejoy 119
Cookies at 3:45

STS Seminar:  The Climate Engineers
Prof. Jim Fleming
Friday, Oct. 12th, 2007
4:00pm, Lovejoy 100
Cookies at 3:45pm

STS Seminar:   The Greening of the High Seas: Can Plankton Save Us From Global Warming?
Justin Grubich
Ph.D. AAAS Science and Technology Policy Fellow
Friday, Sept. 28th, 2007
4:00pm, Lovejoy 100
Cookies at 3:45pm

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