Due to unforeseen circumstances, today’s lecture is canceled.
We apologize for the inconvenience, but hope to see you again at our next lecture on Wednesday, November 20!
Science in the News is pleased to announce the 2019 Fall Lecture Series! Every week, a group of Harvard graduate or medical students present current information and ongoing research within a particular field – and we’d like to invite you to join the discussion! Our seminars are free and open to audience members of any age and background.
All fall lectures will be held on Wednesday evenings in Armenise Auditorium at Harvard Medical School from 7 to 9:00 p.m. Please see the directions link above for instructions on how to access Armenise Auditorium (in Goldenson Hall) and the lecture hall, located at 200 Longwood Ave in Boston. Lectures will no longer be live-streamed, but videos will be posted to our YouTube channel afterwards.
This semester’s series will feature eight lectures:
October 9 – America’s Next Top Neuron: How microscopic competition shapes our brains
October 16 – Mutants on the Rise: Survival tricks of a flu virus
October 23 – Computers Dream of a Better Future: Artificial intelligence in materials science
October 30 – Masters of Disguise: How cephalopods change their colors
November 6 – The many magnitudes of darkness
November 13 –
Bio-mimicry and nature-inspired design CANCELED
November 20 – Using Probabilistic Machine Learning towards Diagnosing Neurodegenerative Diseases
Stay tuned for detailed information on each coming seminar!
To watch previous seminars from this season and previous seasons, check out our archives!