October 25, 2017

Reporter's calendar: Purdue events for journalists

JOURNALISTS: Here is a list of upcoming Purdue events that reporters may want to consider covering.

PURDUE EVENTS

* Oct. 28 – Phil Plait, TED speaker, author and astronomer, to speak in a new series of Science Talks

 

TED talk vet to speak at Purdue

Oct. 28. 6 p.m. Stewart Center’s Loeb Playhouse. TED talk veteran, author and astronomer Phil Plait will be the first speaker in a new series of Science Talks at Purdue University. Plait will discuss the ways the world might end in a scientifically-based but entertaining look at giant impacts from cosmic objects, including asteroids, cometary debris and extinction-level events. He’ll talk about how these events have shaped our history, how they could do so again and why Hollywood always seems to get them wrong.

CONTACT: Kayla Zacharias, Purdue News Service, kzachar@purdue.edu.

 

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