Calendar for Monday September 20th, 2010 to Sunday September 26th, 2010.

Monday September 20th, 2010.
12pm
“Europe’s View on International Climate Policy”
Connie Hedegaard, European Commissioner for Climate Action
Location: Nye ABC, 5th Floor, Taubman Building, Harvard Kennedy School
http://news.harvard.edu/gazette/section/calendar/gazette-calendar/

Monday September 20th, 2010.
12pm
“Search for Planets in Eclipsing Binary Systems”
Aviv Ofir, Tel Aviv University
Location: Pratt Conference Room, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, 60 Garden St, Cambridge MA.
http://www.cfa.harvard.edu/ssp/events/2010fall/2010-09-20.html

Monday, September 20th, 2010.
2:00 pm
“Precision Measurements at Hadron Colliders”
C.P. Yuan, Michigan State University
Location: MIT Center of Theoretical Physics, Building 6c-442 Cosman Seminar Room
http://ctp.lns.mit.edu/seminars/seminars_NP.html

Monday, September 20th, 2010.
4:00 PM
“The Upgrade Path for the LHC and the Role of US Collaboration”
Eric Prebys, FNAL
Location: MIT Laboratory for Nuclear Science Building 26-414, Kolker Room
http://www.lns.mit.edu/seminars/nppc.html

Monday, September 20th, 2010.
4:15 pm
“Superconductivity in the Iron Age”
Zlatko Tesanovic, Institute for Quantum Matter, Johns Hopkins University
Location: Harvard University Jefferson 250
http://www.physics.harvard.edu

Monday September 20th, 2010.
4.30pm
“Population, Health and Happiness”
Sissela Bok, Center for Population and Development Studies
Location: 9 Bow Street, Cambridge MA
http://news.harvard.edu/gazette/section/calendar/gazette-calendar/

Monday September 20th, 2010.
6.30pm
“The $1000 Genome”
Kevin Davies
Location: Massachusetts Biotechnology Council, One Cambridge Center
http://www.meetup.com/biotech-31/calendar/14440389/

Monday September 20th, 2010.
7pm
“Brain Candy: How Desserts Slow the Passage of Time”
White House Pastry Chef Bill Yosses
Location: Science Center D, 1 Oxford St, Cambridge MA 02138
http://www.seas.harvard.edu/cooking

Tuesday September 21st, 2010.
4pm
“The Art of Science Television”
Paula Apsell, Nova
Location: MIT Building E19-623
http://web.mit.edu/knight-science/seminars/current.html

Tuesday, September 21st , 2010
4:00 pm
“Is evolution reversible?”
Jeff Gore, MIT
Location: Brandeis University Abelson 131
http://www.brandeis.edu/departments/physics/events/departmentcolloquia.html
Tuesday, September 21, 2010
3:30 pm
“The Birth of Topological Insulators”
Joel Moore, University of California, Berkeley
Location: Boston University Metcalf Science Center 590 Commonwealth Ave., Room 107
http://physics.bu.edu/events/series/1

Tuesday September 21st, 2010
5.30pm
“The Future of Energy: Energy Innovation at Scale”
Steven Koonin, Undersecretary for Science, U.S. DOE
Location: Science Center D, 1 Oxford St, Cambridge MA 02138
http://environment.harvard.edu/events/2010-09-21/future-energy

Wednesday September 22nd, 2010.
“Energy Innovation at Scale”
Steven Koonin, Under Secretary for Science, U.S. Department of Energy
Location: MIT Building 32-123
http://web.mit.edu/cheme/news/hottel/index_2010.html

Wednesday, September 22, 2010
2:30 pm
“Precision Measurements at Hadron Colliders”
C.-P. Yuan (Michigan State)
Location: Harvard University Palfrey House 1st floor conference room (18 Hammond St, Cambridge)
http://calexport.fas.harvard.edu/cgi-bin/calendar/exporter.cgi?view=listview-month&cal=9719&template_url=http%3A%2F%2Flppc.physics.harvard.edu/semhead.html

Wednesday, September 22, 2010
4:00 p.m.
“Efficient energy conversions using nanomaterials”
Zhifeng Ren, Boston College
Location: UMass Lowell Dept of Physics and Applied Physics OH218
http://www.uml.edu/college/arts_sciences/physics/Colloquia.html

Wednesday September 22nd, 2010.
“Evidence-based Medicine: A Case Study of Vaccines and Autism”
Location: Armenise Ampitheatre, Harvard Medical School, 200 Longwood Avenue, Boston MA
https://sitn.hms.harvard.edu/

Thursday September 23rd, 2010.
12.30pm
“Health Disparities and Cancer Prevention – Community Based Participatory Research”
Estevan Flores, Director, Latin American Research and Service Agency (Denver, Colorado)
Location: Harvard School of Public Health, FXB Building Room G12
http://www.hsph.harvard.edu/diversity/events/

Thursday September 23rd, 2010.
4pm
“The Earth’s Energy Draws From the Sun; Is There Good News From Solar-in, Solar-out?”
Daniel Nocera, MIT
Location: MIT Building E19-623
http://web.mit.edu/knight-science/seminars/current.html

Thursday September 23rd, 2010.
4pm
“Live Death and Disease of Synapses”
Morgan Sheng of Genentech
Location: MIT Building 46-3002 (The Singleton Auditorium)
http://www.hms.harvard.edu/dms/neuroscience/seminars.html

Thursday, September 23, 2010
4:15 p.m.
“Fundamental Measurements of the Proton’s Sub-Structure Using High-Energy Polarized Proton-Proton Collisions”
Bernd Surrow of MIT
Location: MIT Building 10, Room 250
http://web.mit.edu/physics/events/colloquia.html

Friday September 24th, 2010.
3pm
“Brain Storm: The Flaws in the Science of Sex Differences”
Rebecca Jordan-Young
Location: Harvard Book Store, 1256 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge MA 02138
http://www.harvard.com/events/press_release.php?id=2605

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