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Education and Outreach Colloquium, Chris Mooney

Event Date: Wednesday, September 29, 2010

Location: Building 33, H114
Time: 12:00 PM

Why Truth Loses

About our speaker:

Chris Mooney is a science and political journalist and commentator and the author of three books, including the New York Times bestselling The Republican War on Science–dubbed “a landmark in contemporary political reporting” by Salon.com and a “well-researched, closely argued and amply referenced indictment of the right wing’s assault on science and scientists” by Scientific American–Storm World, and Unscientific America: How Scientific Illiteracy Threatens Our Future, co-authored by Sheril Kirshenbaum. They also write “The Intersection” blog together for Discover blogs. In addition, Chris is a host of the Point of Inquiry podcast and was recently seen on BBC 2 guest hosting a segment of “The Culture Show.”

This talk will be Webcast at:
http://mediaman.gsfc.nasa.gov/asx/Public/Live/Building33Live.asx
NOTE: You will need to have Microsoft MediaPlayer installed to view this Webcast.

Posted or updated: Wednesday, September 22, 2010

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