Wednesday, Dec 21 | 9 pm eastern | 6 pm pacific |Virtually Speaking Science | Host Tom Levenson
talks with science writer Tim Ferris about The Science of Liberty: Democracy, Reason, and the Laws of Nature. Best known for his work in cosmlogy, including The Red Limit, Coming of Age in the Milky Way, and The Whole Shebang, Tim is also a filmmaker with three feature documentaries on PBS including, most recently, Seeing in the Dark. Listen live and later on BTR.
A science documentary filmmaker and blogger – Balloon Juice and Inverse Square – Tom is Director of MIT’s Graduate program in writing and humanistic studies. He hosts VS Science on the third Wednesday of the month to discuss history of science, economics, and some climate science.