Hot Science

moderators: Peter Woodruff and David Schurman

Comprehending the real news behind many headlines demands an understanding of the science involved. Driven by current events and participants’ interests, this course will explore a wide range of topics through presentations and discussion. It will inform our appreciation of the world, whether we are considering the latest pronouncements on climate change, the intriguing connections between diet, gut bacteria and mental health, the genetic modification of mosquitoes or the regulation of embryo engineering.

Mondays 1:45 pm to 3:45 pm
starting March 11th for 8 weeks