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

Monday September 20th, 2010.
“Europe’s View on International Climate Policy”
Connie Hedegaard, European Commissioner for Climate Action
Location: Nye ABC, 5th Floor, Taubman Building, Harvard Kennedy School

Monday September 20th, 2010.
“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.

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

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

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

Monday September 20th, 2010.
“Population, Health and Happiness”
Sissela Bok, Center for Population and Development Studies
Location: 9 Bow Street, Cambridge MA

Monday September 20th, 2010.
“The $1000 Genome”
Kevin Davies
Location: Massachusetts Biotechnology Council, One Cambridge Center

Monday September 20th, 2010.
“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

Tuesday September 21st, 2010.
“The Art of Science Television”
Paula Apsell, Nova
Location: MIT Building E19-623

Tuesday, September 21st , 2010
4:00 pm
“Is evolution reversible?”
Jeff Gore, MIT
Location: Brandeis University Abelson 131
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

Tuesday September 21st, 2010
“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

Wednesday September 22nd, 2010.
“Energy Innovation at Scale”
Steven Koonin, Under Secretary for Science, U.S. Department of Energy
Location: MIT Building 32-123

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)

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

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

Thursday September 23rd, 2010.
“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

Thursday September 23rd, 2010.
“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

Thursday September 23rd, 2010.
“Live Death and Disease of Synapses”
Morgan Sheng of Genentech
Location: MIT Building 46-3002 (The Singleton Auditorium)

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

Friday September 24th, 2010.
“Brain Storm: The Flaws in the Science of Sex Differences”
Rebecca Jordan-Young
Location: Harvard Book Store, 1256 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge MA 02138

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