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E.g., 12/15/2019
E.g., 12/15/2019
Thursday, December 12, 2019 - 12:30pm

ABSTRACT
Projections of technological progress are often badly wrong. How do these false promises, threats, and fears shape our thinking, research priorities, and capacity for transforming energy systems? This talk will explore projections and realities of new and old technologies within the energy sector to explore how and when “...

Thursday, December 12, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:20pm
Dec 12, 2019

After President Donald Trump was elected, two congressional staffers wrote a guide to “resisting the Trump agenda,” which immediately went viral. Known as “Indivisible,” the guide sparked a grassroots movement across the country, and invisible groups are now working across the country to advocate for progressive leaders and policies.

Wednesday, December 11, 2019 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Please join us for a discussion with journalist Adam Higginbotham and two renowned nuclear experts of Higginbotham’s definitive, years-in-the-making account of the Chernobyl nuclear power plant disaster, which was just named on of the NYT best 10 books of 2019. (Full event details)

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Wednesday, December 11, 2019 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm
Dec 9, 2019

Paul A. Volcker ’49, a formidable force in U.S. government who led the Federal Reserve to quell inflation in the late 1970s and early 80s, died on Dec. 8 in New York. He was 92.

Monday, December 9, 2019 - 12:15pm to 1:15pm

This lecture is part of the David Bradford Energy and Environmental Seminar Series, organized by the Center for Policy Research on Energy and Environment. The seminars highlight scholars and practitioners from various fields working on critical research related to science policy. We invite speakers to share new research they are working on,...

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