Lecture Archives - Reading Odyssey

Category Archives for Lecture

Sean Carroll podcast from Darwin150 lecture

As a gift for the 150th anniversary of Darwin’s publication of Origin, we now have the podcast from the wonderful talk Sean Carroll gave this fall as part of the Darwin150 campaign. Download the mp3 audio file here. – right click to download the f… Continue reading

25. November 2009 by Arrian
Categories: Darwin, Lecture | Tags: | Comments Off on Sean Carroll podcast from Darwin150 lecture

“Variation” – Darwin150 Lecture 2 by Professor Jonathan Weiner

We had a great lecture tonight live from Columbia University by Professor Jonathan Weiner. His talk – “On Variation” – was the second lecture of our five-part Darwin150 lecture series. Professor Weiner won a Pulitzer Prize for his wonderful book, … Continue reading

08. October 2009 by Arrian
Categories: Darwin, Lecture | Tags: , , , , , , | Comments Off on “Variation” – Darwin150 Lecture 2 by Professor Jonathan Weiner

Kickoff lecture – “World Before Darwin” video now available

Professor Mendelsohn’s wonderful kickoff lecture – “The World Before Darwin” – is now available in video archive. To watch the lecture and hear the interaction from faculty and students at Harvard and with students, faculty and the general public … Continue reading

27. September 2009 by Arrian
Categories: Darwin, Lecture | Tags: | Comments Off on Kickoff lecture – “World Before Darwin” video now available

Audio recording of Professor Everett Mendelsohn’s kickoff lecture

We just finished the kickoff lecture of the Darwin150 campaign, “The World Before Darwin”, by the wonderful Professor Emeritus Everett Mendelsohn. Credited with being a cofounder of the social history of science, Professor Mendelsohn has taught an… Continue reading

17. September 2009 by Arrian
Categories: Darwin, Lecture | Tags: | Comments Off on Audio recording of Professor Everett Mendelsohn’s kickoff lecture

Interview with Richard Milner, author “Darwin’s Universe”

We kicked off the fall Darwin150 Campaign – the celebration of the 150th anniversary of the publication of Darwin’s “On the Origin of Species” with scientist, editor and author Richard Milner. Milner delighted us tonight with the stories, songs an… Continue reading

20. August 2009 by Arrian
Categories: Darwin, Lecture | Tags: | 1 comment

Wonderful call with Dr. Amato, American Museum of Natural History

We just had a wonderful call with Dr. Amato, Director of the Center for Conservation Genetics at the American Museum of Natural History. If you missed it, then you must listen to this audio recording, follow this web-based powerpoint and check out… Continue reading

11. June 2009 by Arrian
Categories: Darwin, Lecture | Tags: | 1 comment