Wednesday, September 20, 2000,
Roberts / Smith Room

Climatology: A Myth-Saturated Science: For a historical and entertaining perspective on a subject we all have opinions on–the weather–join Colby faculty member Jim Fleming to hear about views on climate and climatic changes from the Enlightenment to the late-twentieth century. What have people understood, experienced, and feared about the cllimate and its changes? How have privileged and authoritative positions on climate been established? By what paths have we arrived at our current state of knowledge and apprehension?

Open to the Colby community only