Wednesday, February 13, 2008

More Science for Alaska

Through our collaboration with the Geophysical Institute at the University of Alaska Fairbanks, 360 North will be premiering six brand new Science for Alaska lectures this spring.

What Constitutes a Planet? The Debate Over Pluto
Travis Rector, Assistant Professor of Physics and Astronomy
University of Alaska Anchorage

Polar Dinosaurs: Living the High Life in the Age of Dinosaurs
Patrick Druckenmiller, Curator of Earth Sciences
University of Alaska Museum of the North

Unheard Soundscape: The Infrasound World of Man & Nature
Curt Szuberla, Assistant Professor of Physics
Geophysical Institute, University of Alaska Fairbanks

There's No Place Like Nome: Science nuggets from the Last Frontier
Ned Rozell, Science Writer
Geophysical Institute, University of Alaska Fairbanks

The Economics of Climate Change
Britteny Cioni, Assistant Professor of Economics
University of Alaska Southeast

On Thin Ice: Marine Mammals Challenged by Climate Change
Mike Castellini, Associate Dean
School of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences, University of Alaska Fairbanks

Science for Alaska is seen on Monday nights on
360 North.

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