Public events - Page 4

Time and place: Sep. 2, 2013 10:15 AM12:00 PM, Aud. 1, Georg Sverdrups hus, Blindern

This year at the annual Kristine Bonnevie lectures, the geneticist and popular science author Steve Jones from University College London will tell you "What sex really means". Eugenie C. Scott from The National Center for Science Education will draw on her long experience in defending science education in the U.S., and explain why communicating science is so important in her lecture "Defending evolution - and some other sciences". The Kristine Bonnevie lecture on evolutionary biology is part of the University’s annual celebration.

Time and place: Feb. 12, 2013 10:15 AM2:00 PM, Sophus Lies Auditorium, Blindern

Speakers: Adam Rutherford, Christina Richards, Tatum Simonson and Richard Myers

Poster for the event.
Time and place: Feb. 11, 2013 7:00 PM, Litteraturhuset, Wergelandsveien 29, Oslo

Music and popular science. Hosts: Åse Kleveland and Nils Chr. Stenseth. Tickets sold at the door for 100 NOK (NB: Cash only).

Time and place: Sep. 1, 2012 12:00 PM2:00 PM, Litteraturhuset, Wergelandsveien 29, Oslo

Carl Zimmer, the author of several popular science books, will talk about how the latest research has drastically changed our view of viruses

Time and place: Aug. 31, 2012 10:15 AM1:40 PM, Aud. 1, Georg Sverdrups hus, Blindern

Speakers: Cori Bargmann and Carl Zimmer. The Kristine Bonnevie lecture on evolutionary biology is part of the University’s annual celebration.

Time and place: Mar. 14, 2012 3:00 PM4:30 PM, Sophus Lie's Auditorium

Speaker: Steven Pinker

Time and place: Feb. 13, 2012 10:15 AM2:00 PM, Auditorium 1, Helga Engs hus, Blindern

Speakers: Göran Arnqvist, Manfred Milinski, Jane M. Reid and Stephen M. Shuster

Time and place: Oct. 21, 2011 6:00 PM8:00 PM, Litteraturhuset, Wergelandsveien 29, Oslo

Speaker: Massimo Pigliucci

Time and place: Sep. 2, 2011 11:15 AM2:15 PM, Sophus Lie's Aud.

Speakers: Elizabeth Hadly, Richard Dawkins and Jim Al-Khalili

Time and place: Aug. 12, 2011 6:00 PM8:00 PM, Litteraturhuset

Open lecture at the House of Literature by Jared Diamond