Why History of Science Matters: How Climate Science Became a Debate in America

Moderated by: Jon Christensen, UCLA's Institute of the Environment and Sustainability and Department of History

Wednesday, October 30, 2013
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
California NanoSystems Institute (CNSI)

A panel discussion featuring:
Erik Conway, Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Karen Douglas, California Energy Commission
Caroline Ford, UCLA Department of History
David Neelin, UCLA Institute of Geophysics and Planetary, Physics and the UCLA Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences

Introduced by:
Daniella Perry, Graduate Student, UCLA Department of History
Marissa Petrou, Graduate Student, UCLA Department of History

Reception to follow
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About the Event
Click here to read the panelists' biographies.

About the Series
The UCLA Department of History is proud to present the series "Why History Matters." The series is dedicated to the belief that historical knowledge is an indispensable, and often missing, ingredient in public debate.

Over the course of the year, "Why History Matters" events will bring historians into conversation with prominent public officials and personalities on issues of contemporary relevance.