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Corralling Swine (flu): Preparations for the Next Pandemic

December 18th, 2009

Corralling Swine (flu): Preparations for the Next Pandemic from Science in the Public Interest on Vimeo.

Science & Society: Global Challenges 2009 Discussion Series

No powerpoint. No notes.

Just candid conversations with leading scientists, economists, and politicians hosted by award-winning NPR reporters Richard Harris and David Kestenbaum.

November 30th: Corralling Swine (flu): Preparations for the Next Pandemic
Host: Richard Harris
Guests: Rear Admiral Anne Schuchat, MD, Centers for Disease Control; Assistant Surgeon General, United States Public Health Service; Director, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases
Dr. Jeffrey Taubenberger, Tenured Investigator, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Sponsored by:
The American Association for the Advancement of Science, the Georgetown University Program on Science in the Public Interest and the American Chemical Society.

For more information visit cstsp.aaas.org/content.html?contentid=2272.

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A Thirst for Power: Connecting Energy and Water in a Resource Constrained World

December 11th, 2009

A Thirst for Power: Connecting Energy and Water in a Resource Constrained World from Science in the Public Interest on Vimeo.

Science & Society: Global Challenges 2009 Discussion Series

No powerpoint. No notes.

Just candid conversations with leading scientists, economists, and politicians hosted by award-winning NPR reporters Richard Harris and David Kestenbaum.

November 16th: A Thirst for Power: Connecting Energy and Water in a Resource Constrained World
Host: David Kestenbaum
Guests: Dr. Michael Hightower, Water for Energy Project Lead, Sandia National Laboratories
Nancy Stoner, Co-director of the Natural Resources Defense Council’s water initiatives.

Sponsored by:
The American Association for the Advancement of Science, the Georgetown University Program on Science in the Public Interest and the American Chemical Society.

For more information visit cstsp.aaas.org/content.html?contentid=2272.

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Acid Bath: The Impact of Increased Carbon on the Oceans

December 7th, 2009

Acid Bath: The Impact of Increased Carbon on the Oceans from Science in the Public Interest on Vimeo.

Science & Society: Global Challenges 2009 Discussion Series

No powerpoint. No notes.

Just candid conversations with leading scientists, economists, and politicians hosted by award-winning NPR reporters Richard Harris and David Kestenbaum.

November 9th: Acid Bath: The Impact of Increased Carbon on the Oceans
Host: Richard Harris
Guests: Dr. Ken Caldeira, Senior Scientist, Department of Global Ecology, Carnegie Institution for Science and Dr. Steve Murawski, Director of Scientific Programs and Chief Science Advisor

Sponsored by:
The American Association for the Advancement of Science, the Georgetown University Program on Science in the Public Interest and the American Chemical Society.

For more information visit http://cstsp.aaas.org/content.html?contentid=2272.

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