Timothy Ferris
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Timothy Ferris

Timothy Ferris is a science writer and the best-selling author of twelve books, including 'The Science of Liberty' and 'Coming of Age in the Milky Way' , for which he was awarded the American Institute of Physics Prize and was nominated for the Pulitzer Prize. He also wrote 'The Whole Shebang: A State-of-the-Universe Report' , a popular science book on the study of the universe. Wikipedia*

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Timothy Ferris has 10 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1997 Speech. The year with the most videos was 2003 with three videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2010 with an average of 605 views per program as a Fellow. Most common tags: Science & Technology, Space.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 1986 - Present Professor, University of California, Berkeley Videos: 8 c. January 1, 2010 - Present Professor Emeritus, Graduate School of Journalism, University of California, Berkeley Videos: 1 c. September 1, 2004 - Present Fellow, Astronomy, American Association for the Advancement of Science Videos: 1

Recent Appearances

  • Sun Patterns and Activity

    Sun Patterns and Activity

    Timothy Ferris talked about National Geographic story, “Sun Struck,” about the patterns and activity of the sun. He also responded to…

  • Inconvenient Truths Panel

    Inconvenient Truths Panel

    Authors talked about their books about battles over the truth. They responded to questions from members of the audience. James Rainey…

  • <em>The Science of Liberty</em>

    The Science of Liberty

    Timothy Ferris looked at the relationship between the scientific revolution and the rise of liberalism and democracy. He…

  • The Seduction of Science Panel

    The Seduction of Science Panel

    The panelists discussed the role of science in life. Mr. Ferris is the author of Seeing in the Dark: How Backyard Stargazers…

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