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Phone (314) 533-8586
Price Registration required. FREE to the first 10 registrants, $10 per person thereafter. OPEN to ALL. Space is limited. Middle and high school students
Age Suitability All Ages

Popular Science in Western Culture: From the “Kosmos” of Alexander von Humboldt to the “Cosmos” of Carl Sagan

Monday, Apr 8, 2013 10:30a to 12:00p
The Center of Clayton St Louis, MO

Featured Speaker: Kevin Fernlund, Ph.D., Professor of History, University of Missouri – St. Louis

Learn about the popular science of Prussian geographer, naturalist and explorer, Alexander von Humboldt (1769-1859) and American cosmologist, Carl Sagan (1936-1996) and the important role “popular science” has played in shaping Western democracy and culture.

Created by AcademyofSciSTL

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