American Museum of Natural History Presents: The Spring Lunch: Science, Society, and Our Environment
The effects of climate change are becoming increasingly apparent, in our own backyards and around the world—and the most current scientific reports reveal a climate that is warming even faster than anticipated. Geoengineering, the deliberate and large-scale manipulation of an environmental process, is garnering interest as an innovative and technology-based countermeasure. Attendees will join Lynn Sherr, award-winning correspondent for ABC News; the Rev. Fletcher Harper, Episcopal priest and executive director of GreenFaith; Sheila Jasanoff, Pforzheimer Professor of Science and Technology Studies at the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University; Douglas MacMartin, researcher with the Sibley School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at Cornell University; and Marcia McNutt, geophysicist and president of the National Academy of Sciences, as they explore the great possibilities—and potential pitfalls—of geoengineering as a bold new approach to fighting global climate change.
Venue: American Museum of Natural History
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American Museum of Natural History Presents: Astronomy Live: Grand Tour of the Universe at American Museum of Natural History
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Bcm Explorers Day at Brooklyn Children Museum
Tue | 10AM - 5PM
There's tons to explore at BCM and Tuesdays are dedicated to our permanent exhibits. Together with your child, can you find an authentic West Indian Day Parade costume? Have you met the Madagascar his...
Bcm Explorers Day at Brooklyn Children's Museum
Tue | 10AM - 5PM
There are tons to explore at BCM and Tuesdays are dedicated to our permanent exhibits. Together with your child, can you find an authentic West Indian Day Parade costume? Have you met the Madagascar h...