October 2013

Q&A: The Government Shutdown and its Aftermath

Oct 21, 2013 @ 10:21 AM

By: Mehroz Baig Read more »

The High (?) Road to a True Smart Grid

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Tue, Jan 28 2014 - 11:30am

Timothy Schoechle, Ph.D., Author, "Getting Smarter About the Smart Grid," published by the National Institute for Science, Law and Public Policy, Washington, D.C.  Read more »

Patricia Schultz: 1,000 Places to See Before You Die

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Wed, Jan 29 2014 - 6:30pm

Patricia Schultz, Travel Journalist; Author, 1,000 Places to See Before You Die Read more »

Forest Wars

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Wed, Dec 4 2013 - 6:00pm

Mike Korchinsky, Project Developer, REDD+ (Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Degradation); Founder and CEO, Wildlife Works
TJ DiCaprio, Senior Director, Environmental Sustainability, Microsoft Corporation
Sissel Waage, Director of Biodiversity & Ecosystem Services, Business for Social Responsibility Read more »

Fracked State: Powering California's Future

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Tue, Nov 5 2013 - 6:30pm

Fran Pavley, Senator, California State Senate
Annie Notthoff, California Advocacy Director, NRDC
Paul Deiro, Energy Lobbyist, KP Public Affairs

Governor Brown's signature on a bill regulating hydraulic fracturing upset just about everyone. Industry said it imposed harsh requirements on them and would hurt the economy. Environmentalists said last-minute changes appeased industry and put the state’s water and air quality at risk. Read more »

The Democratic Surround and the Forgotten History of Multimedia

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Mon, Dec 9 2013 - 6:00pm

Fred Turner, Associate Professor of Communication and Director of the Program in Science, Technology and Society, Stanford University; Author, The Democratic Surround: Multimedia and American Liberalism from World War II to the Psychedelic Sixties Read more »