Dava Sobel
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Dava Sobel

Dava Sobel is an American writer of popular expositions of scientific topics. Her books include 'Longitude', about English clockmaker John Harrison, and 'Galileo's Daughter', about Galileo's daughter Maria Celeste. Wikipedia*

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Dava Sobel has 20 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1996 Forum. The year with the most videos was 2005 with four videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1998 with an average of 1,091 views per program. Most appearances with Brian Lamb (2), Peter Slen (2), Roald Hoffman (2). Most common tags: World History, Science & Technology, Space.

Appearances by Title:Author Videos: 20

Recent Appearances

  • Panel Discussion on Women in the Sciences

    Panel Discussion on Women in the Sciences

    Panelists talked about the history of women in the sciences. Panelists included Nathalia Holt, author of Rise of the Rocket…

  • <em>The Glass Universe</em>

    The Glass Universe

    Dava Sobel talked about her book, The Glass Universe: How the Ladies of the Harvard Observatory Took the Measure of the Stars,…

  • <em>A More Perfect Heaven</em>

    A More Perfect Heaven

    Dava Sobel talked about her book A More Perfect Heaven: How Copernicus Revolutionized the Cosmos. She was interviewed while…

  • <em>A More Perfect Heaven</em>

    A More Perfect Heaven

    Dava Sobel talked about her forthcoming book A More Perfect Heaven: How Copernicus Revolutionized the Cosmos. She was…

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