24 Jul 2019

KSR & Abe Miller-Rushing @ Bar Harbor, ME

Submitted by Kimon

Event organizer: Kayla Chagnon
Event Date & Time: July 24, 2019 7:00 pm
Contact email: kchagnon@jesuplibrary.org
Location: Jesup Memorial Library, Mount Desert Street, Bar Harbor, ME, USA

Preeminent science fiction author and environmentalist Kim Stanley Robinson will give two talks about the environment, science and more at the Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert St. Robinson, who is a Hugo, Nebula, and Locus award winner, will be in conversation with author and astrophysicist Adam Frank 7 p.m. Thursday, July 11 and with Abe Miller-Rushing, the science coordinator at Acadia National Park, 7 p.m. Wednesday, July 24.

On July 11, Robinson and Frank, the author of “Light of the Stars: Alien Worlds and the Fate of the Earth” will discuss topics including astrobiology, the chances of finding life in the universe, what humanity will do in space. “Light of the Stars” explores the possibilities of life on other worlds and their sudden relevance to our fate on a climate-changed Earth.

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