130Oct 17, 2012
Global Pandemic Prevention
Panelists discussed the spread of viruses and the science behind it. Topics included the spread of viruses, global travel, crowding, megacities, deforestation, and concerns over vaccinating ...
1,525Oct 12, 2012
Book Discussion on Spillover
Author David Quammen talked about his book, Spillover: Animal Infections and the Next Human Pandemic, in which he looks at diseases like Ebola, SARS, avian flu, and AIDS that originated in ...
209Jul 24, 2006
Book Discussion on The Reluctant Mr. Darwin
David Quammen talked about his book, The Reluctant Mr. Darwin: An Intimate Portrait of Charles Darwin and the Making of His Theory of Evolution, published by W.W. ...
98Sep 30, 2003
Book Discussion on Monster of God: The Man-Eating Predator
After an introduction by Mr. Regan, Mr. Quammen talked about his book, Monster of God: The Man-Eating Predator in the Jungles of History and the Mind, published by W.W. Norton and ...