767May 18, 2011
Former International Space Station (ISS) Commander and Astronaut Frank Culbertson as well as officials from space organizations and foundations testified on the contributions of NASA’s space ...
184Apr 11, 2008
Germ Warfare and Contagious Diseases
A panel discussion was held by legal, scientific, and counterterrorism experts on whether certain responses to a major epidemic or biowarfare incident such as forced inoculation, isolation, and ...
37Oct 13, 2006
A panel moderated by Professor Friedberg spoke on the topic, “Intelligence Challenges and North Korea: What Do We Really Know About the DPRK?” Panelists talked about a nuclear weapons ...
34Nov 7, 2005
Preventing Catastrophic Terrorism
At a day-long conference on nuclear non-proliferation, Mr. Wolfsthal chaired a panel on preventing catastrophic terrorism. Among the issues they addressed were the threat posed by both ...
81Dec 31, 1999
Searching for Extraterrestrial Life
Scientists talked about ongoing efforts to detect signals from extraterrestrial sources. Among the issues they addressed were the technologies involved, the chances of detecting signals, and ...