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  • Lawrence Krauss
    Foundation Professor in the School of Earth and Space Exploration and the Physics Dept, Co-Director of the Cosmology Initiative, and Inaugural Director of the Origins Initiative at Arizona State University.
  • Lawrence Krauss is a theoreticalphysicistwith a researchbackground in
    Astrophysics, Cosmology and particlephysics
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  • A fewof Lawrence Krauss’ scientificarticles
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  • A columnist for New Scientist...
  • A commentator for Nature Physics…
  • A Scientific American Columnist…
  • and an editorialist …
    -taking sciencedebate to thenewspapers
  • and an editorialist …
    -taking sciencedebate to thenewspapers
  • Lawrence Krauss: The awards
    Awardedthe American Association for the Advancement of Science's 1999-2000 Award for the Public Understanding of Science and Technology
  • Lawrence Krauss: The awards
    In 2001 he was awarded the Julius Edgar Lilienfeld Prize of the American Physical Society .
    "For outstanding contributions to the understanding of the
    early universe, and extraordinary achievement in communicating
    the essence of physical science to the general public"
  • Lawrence Krauss: The awards
    In 2001 the American Institute of Physics awarded Krauss
    the Andrew Gemant Award
    "a person who has made significant contributions to the cultural, artistic, or humanistic dimensions of physics"
  • Lawrence Krauss: The awards
    In 2003 he was granted The Oersted Medal, the highest award of the American Association of Physics Teachers
  • Lawrence Krauss: The awards
    In 2005 he was also awarded the Joseph P. Burton Forum Award
    from the American Physical Society
  • Lawrence Krauss: Author of bestselling and award winning books
  • Lawrence Krauss: Author of bestselling and award winning books
    He was awarded the American Institute of Physics Science Writing Award in 2002 for his book ”Atom”.
  • Lawrence Krauss: Author of bestselling and award winning books
  • Lawrence Krauss: Author of bestselling and award winning books
    His latest book is a scientific biography
    of the eccentric and brilliant physicist
    Richard Feynman
  • Lawrence Krauss and skating and diving:
    Krauss went to college at Carleton University in Ottawa, where he studied history and skated to class along the world's longest public skating canal, Rideau Canal
  • Lawrence Krauss and music
    The first complete public performance was given in London on 15 November 1920,
    with the London Symphony Orchestra conducted by Albert Coates.
  • The real world, as it actually is, Is not evil, it’s remarkable And the way to understand the physical world is to use science
  • The initiative to this event is by professor SveinSjøberg
    Professor, Department of Teacher Education and School Research, Faculty of Educational Sciences, University of Oslo
    Social, cultural and ethical aspects of science education, science education and development, gender and science education in developing countries. Critical approach to issues of scientific literacy and public understanding of science.
    Organizer of two comparative projects on pupils' interests, attitudes etc. of importance to science teaching and learning: SAS (Science And Scientists) and ROSE (The Relevance of Science Education. Leader of the newly established research group KRIM (Gender/Kjønn, Recruitment, Interest and Motivation) in Science education.
  • The talk is presented by Camilla Serck-Hanssen
    Professor of Philosophy at the Department of Philosophy,
    Classics, History of Art and Ideas, University of Oslo
    Research interests are, among others, 17th to 19th century
    history of philosophy, with an emphasis on German Idealism
    and Kant.
    She is head of “Seminaret i vitenskapsteori” and
    a memberofPFU –a committee handling ethical complaints
    against the Norwegian press.
  • The new Science Library
    (Realfagsbiblioteket)
    in Vilhelm Bjerknes’ hus
    and
    ”Science Debate” in Norway,
    in cooperationwith Fritt Ord
  • Marcus du Sautoy
    and
    The Public Understandingof Science
    Aboutsymmetry
    Science Debate-
    Events in Vilhelm Bjerknes’ hus fall 2010:
  • Bill Bryson:
    A short story ofnearlyeverything
    Science Debate-
    Events in Vilhelm Bjerknes’ hus, fall 2010:
  • Science Debate-
    Events in Vilhelm Bjerknes’ hus, fall 2010:
  • BioinformaticsUsers Forum 2010
    12. November in Vilhelm Bjerknes’hus
    MLSUiO
    Det Nye Realfagsbiblioteket i Vilhelm Bjerknes’ hus og Science debate i Norge i samarbeid med Fritt Ord
  • Science Debate-
    Events in Vilhelm Bjerknes’ hus, fall 2010:
    Center for MolecularBiology and Neuroscience (CMBN) Bioinformatics Group og deres samarbeidsprosjekter,
    om kjernefasilitetet for bioinformatikk, om EMBnetNorway, om PubGene og mye annet på BioinformaticsUser Forum 2010.
  • Science Debate-
    Events in Vilhelm Bjerknes’ hus, fall 2010:
    Kjør debatt ledet
    av Kåre Verpe
  • Science Debate-
    Events in Vilhelm Bjerknes’ hus, fall 2010:
  • Science Debate-
    Events in Vilhelm Bjerknes’ hus , fall 2010:
  • Syntetisk biologi -
    Skrekkblandet fryd
    Debatten…
    Med
    Sissel Rogne
    Inger Sandlie
    Erik Tunstad
    Ill.: Harry Campbell/ieeespectrum
  • about…..
    The BioBricks Foundation and iGEM
  • (~3,000 species, based on rRNA sequences)
    Vi er her!
    Please cite the source as:
    David M. Hillis, Derrick Zwickl, and Robin Gutell, University of Texas
    (seeScience, 2003, 300:1692-1697)
  • Science Debate-
    Events in Vilhelm Bjerknes’ hus, spring 2011:
  • Science Debate-
    Events in Vilhelm Bjerknes’ hus, spring 2011:
    Arne B. Sletsjø
  • Science Debate-
    Events in Vilhelm Bjerknes’ hus, fall 2011:
  • Science Debate: Forthcomingevents
    October 12th: Nobel laureateIvar Giæver
    November 15th: Gro Amdam,
    Arizona State University and
    the University of Life Sciences UMB
    November 25th: Stephen Suomi,
    National Institute of Child Health and Human
    Development. Topic: Trauma, Culture & theBrain
  • VILHELM BJERKNES’ HUSThe new Science Library(Realfagsbiblioteket)
    Get Real
    Commitment to Science
    for students and employees at
    University of Oslo
  • – et sted å legge grunnlag for ny forskning, fortsette læringen, bli inspirert, møte venner, kollegaer og foreleser.
  • Who?
    The norwegian scientist Vilhelm Bjerknes (1862-1951) is regarded as oneofthefoundersofmeteorology.
    He wasalso a prominent scientist in physics and geophysics.
  • The New Science Library in Vilhelm Bjerknes’ hus
    and
    Science debate in Norway- a cooperationwith Fritt Ord
    On Facebook
    Det Nye Realfagsbiblioteket also in 2011