This popular, fast-paced event featuring five-minute flash talks from some of UW-Madison’s biggest brains is back! Join us for a fun-filled evening as we explore how we know what we know. The oderated by Eric Wilcots, Dean of the College of Letters & Science.
Location: Discovery Building - DeLuca Forum
- John Hawks, anthropology, Where did we come from and who are we?
- Amy Barger, astronomy, How do we know how old the universe is?
- Phil Newmark, Morgridge Institute for Research, How do we know how animals develop?
- Hilary Dugan, integrative biology, How do we know climate change is real? Lakes as a chronicle of our changing planet
- Keith Findley, law, How can we really know who dunnit – the Wisconsin Innocence Project
- Anne Pringle, botany, How can we know where fungi are – and aren’t?
Presented in partnership with the Wisconsin Science Festival.