Science Salon with Claudia Dreifus | Naomi Oreskes, PhD: Why Trust Science?

Naomi Oreskes, the Harvard Science Historian and author of the bestseller, Merchants of Doubt, talks about her timely new book, Why Trust Science.

In a time when citizens wonder about the validity of scientific claims about climate change, environmental pollution, the safety of vaccinations, and the dangers of global pandemics such as the Coronavirus, Dr. Oreskes tells us why we should listen to scientists. In a wide-ranging conversation with prize-winning science writer, Claudia Dreifus, she’ll explain how scientists work and why we ignore them to our peril.

A book signing follows the event.











When: Sun., Feb. 23, 2020 at 7:00 pm
Where: 92nd Street Y
1395 Lexington Ave.
212-415-5500
Price: $35
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Naomi Oreskes, the Harvard Science Historian and author of the bestseller, Merchants of Doubt, talks about her timely new book, Why Trust Science.

In a time when citizens wonder about the validity of scientific claims about climate change, environmental pollution, the safety of vaccinations, and the dangers of global pandemics such as the Coronavirus, Dr. Oreskes tells us why we should listen to scientists. In a wide-ranging conversation with prize-winning science writer, Claudia Dreifus, she’ll explain how scientists work and why we ignore them to our peril.

A book signing follows the event.

Buy tickets/get more info now