The future of science: who will be the next Charles Darwin?

Event date: Tuesday, February 09, 2016, at 7:00 PM
Location: ROM

Speaker: Dan Riskin, evolutionary biologist, author, and co-host of Discovery's Daily Planet

Hosts:  UofT EEB / ROM

Abstract: Every once in a while, scientific knowledge
surges forward, thanks to a brilliant individual like Galileo,
Newton, or Darwin. Dan Riskin, explores what sets these
thinkers apart from their peers, and asks: In a modern world of
specialists, can one person ever have such a wide ranging impact
again?

Tickets: $18 members and students, $20 public; includes wine / reception after talk

February 9th at 7pm (doors open at 6:30), at the ROM

Contact: Dave Ireland davei@rom.on.ca