Real Wonder Vs. Make-Believe In Ithaca, NY

By Carl Zimmer | November 12, 2009 10:03 am

Tomorrow morning I’m hopping a plane and spending the afternoon at Cornell. On Saturday, I’ll be giving a talk about The Origin of Species just down the road in downtown Ithaca. Caren Cooper, an ornithologist at Cornell, has used my upcoming talk as the hook for a lovely essay in the Ithaca Times about the real wonder of science versus the make-believe of pseudoscience. You can find details about the talk here.

CATEGORIZED UNDER: Talks, The Tangled Bank

Comments (1)

  1. Say Hi to Caren while there. Much gossip will follow…. ;-)

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Carl Zimmer writes about science regularly for The New York Times and magazines such as DISCOVER, which also hosts his blog, The LoomHe is the author of 12 books, the most recent of which is Science Ink: Tattoos of the Science Obsessed.

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