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  • emThe Quiet Worldem
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    The Quiet World

    Douglas Brinkley talked about his book The Quiet World: Saving Alaska’s Wilderness Kingdom, 1879-1960. He was interviewed while at the Texas Book Festival. The program included schedule…

    295 views
  • emThe Great Quakeem
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    The Great Quake

    Henry Fountain talked about his book The Great Quake: How the Biggest Earthquake in North America Changed Our Understanding of the Planet, in which he recounts the largest earthquake…

    1,130 views
  • emNot One Dropem
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    Not One Drop

    Riki Ott talked about her book Not One Drop: Betrayal and Courage in the Wake of the Exxon Valdez Oil Spill, which follows the story of the Exxon Valdez oil spill from the time of the spill…

    619 views
  • Alaskan Reporter Recounts 1989 Massive Oil Spill
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    The Spill

    On March 24, 1989, the Exxon Valdez oil tanker struck a reef and spilled close to 11 million gallons of oil. Stan Jones, former investigative reporter with the Anchorage Daily News, recounted the timeline of…

    70 views
  • emPrediction Machinesem
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    Prediction Machines

    Ajay Agrawal, founder of the Creative Destruction Lab and co-founder of the AI/robotics company Kindred, explored the economics behind the creation of artificial intelligence.

    943 views
  • After Words with Mona HannaAttisha
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    After Words with Mona Hanna-Attisha

    Physician Mona Hanna-Attisha detailed her efforts to provide scientific evidence that children in Flint, Michigan, were being exposed to lead poisoning through the water supply. She’s…

    684 views
  • emA Climate For Changeem
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    A Climate For Change

    In A Climate for Change: Global Warming Facts for Faith-Based Decisions, author and climate scientist Katherine Hayhoe addressed how Christian faith plays a role in the climate change debate. C-SPAN’s…

    139 views
  • After Words with Barbara Ehrenreich
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    After Words with Barbara Ehrenreich

    Barbara Ehrenreich explores the science behind how the body ages. She is interviewed by New York Times science reporter Natalie Angier.

    2,723 views
  • emTeslaem
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    Tesla

    Richard Munson detailed the life and career of Nikola Tesla and explored the inventor’s eccentric behavior.

    669 views
  • Michael Pollan Discusses emHow to Change Your Mindem
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    How to Change Your Mind

    Michael Pollan reported on the medical and scientific uses and affects of psychedelic drugs.

    1,523 views
  • emThe Order of Timeem
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    The Order of Time

    Theoretical physicist Carlo Rovelli explored the concept of time.

    706 views
  • emFuture Presenceem
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    Future Presence

    Peter Rubin of Wired Magazine reported on virtual reality and the impact it will have on entertainment, work, and even human emotions and interaction.

    400 views
  • emFuture of Conservation in Americaem
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    Future of Conservation in America

    Jonathan Jarvis, former director of the National Park Service, offered his thoughts on the current state of the National Park Service and provided a path forward. He was joined in…

    310 views
  • emRocket Menem
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    Rocket Men

    Robert Kurson talked about the Apollo 8 mission to the moon. He was joined by Apollo 8 astronauts Frank Borman, Jim Lovell and Bill Anders.

    336 views
  • emThe Consciousness Instinctem
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    The Consciousness Instinct

    Michael Gazzaniga argued we humans can make machines more intelligent but machines will never be able to operate exactly like a human brain.

    615 views
  • emChasing New Horizonsem
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    Chasing New Horizons

    David Grinspoon, chair of astrobiology at the Library of Congress, and Alan Stern, principal investigator of New Horizons, detailed the 2015 NASA mission to Pluto.

    459 views
  • 2018 Annapolis Book Festival
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    When

    Bestselling author Daniel Pink explored the science of time.

    1,102 views
  • emThe Biological Mindem
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    The Biological Mind

    MIT’s Alan Jasanoff looked at the influence of the environment, from chemicals and bacteria to the weather, sights, and sounds on the brain.

    723 views
  • Author Discussion on Artificial Intelligence
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    Author Discussion on Artificial Intelligence

    A discussion on artificial intelligence from the 16th annual Annapolis Book Festival that featured Amir Husain, The Sentient Machine, and Paul Scharre, Army of None: Autonomous Weapons and…

    469 views
  • emElasticem and emThe Healing Selfem
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    Elastic and The Healing Self

    Leonard Mlodinow, author of Elastic: Flexible Thinking in a Time of Change, and Deepak Chopra, author of The Healing Self, discussed how technology has influenced how we process information…

    901 views
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