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Wednesday, October 7
Speaker: JONATHAN WEINER
Professor, Columbia University
Lecture 2: Variation
8:00 PM EST/ 5:00 PM PST (90 minute lecture and Q&A)
Wednesday, October 7, at 8pm eastern time at Columbia University and live via teleconference, Pulitzer-prize winning professor Jonathan Weiner, author of "Beak of the Finch", among other books will deliver the second lecture in our 150th anniversary "Origin of Species" series hosted by The Reading Odyssey and the Darwin Facebook project. Attendees optionally can read chapters 1 and 2 on variation in Darwin's great book.
Sponsors include National Geographic, Citrix Online and their HiDef Conferencing Division, Campaign Monitor, Harvard Museum of Comparative Zoology, National Center for Science Education, Squarespace, Creation The Movie, and The New York Academy of Sciences.
Note: this lecture is the second of five lectures in the Fall of 2009 to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the publication of "On the Origin of Species." To register for the other lectures in the series go here:
Lecture 5: http://www.nyas.org/provocativethinkers