On this installment of Exploration, Dr. Charles Seife asks the question: can fusion solve the energy crisis? Then, Dr. Neil Shubin talks about our evolution from fish and reptiles.

Featured speakers/guests:

Charles Seife is a journalism professor at New York University. His most recent books are Sun in a Bottle: The Strange History of Fusion and the Science of Wishful Thinking and Proofiness: The Dark Arts of Mathematical Deception.

Neil Shubin (born December 22, 1960) is an American paleontologist, evolutionary biologist and popular science writer. He is the Robert R. Bensley Professor of Organismal Biology and Anatomy, Associate Dean of Organismal Biology and Anatomy and Professor on the Committee of Evolutionary Biology at the University of Chicago along with being the Provost of the Field Museum of Natural History. He is well known for his discovery of Tiktaalik roseae.

ON Exploration | May 26, 2014 | 5:00 am

Fusion & Evolution

http://www.kkfi.org/wp-content/uploads/seife1-wpcf_160x100.jpg

On this installment of Exploration, Dr. Charles Seife asks the question: can fusion solve the energy crisis? Then, Dr. Neil Shubin talks about our evolution from fish and reptiles.

Featured speakers/guests:

Charles Seife is a journalism professor at New York University. His most recent books are Sun in a Bottle: The Strange History of Fusion and the Science of Wishful Thinking and Proofiness: The Dark Arts of Mathematical Deception.

Neil Shubin (born December 22, 1960) is an American paleontologist, evolutionary biologist and popular science writer. He is the Robert R. Bensley Professor of Organismal Biology and Anatomy, Associate Dean of Organismal Biology and Anatomy and Professor on the Committee of Evolutionary Biology at the University of Chicago along with being the Provost of the Field Museum of Natural History. He is well known for his discovery of Tiktaalik roseae.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


9 − = three

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>