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Film, Video Peter Brannen: 2019 National Book Festival

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Title

  • Peter Brannen: 2019 National Book Festival

Summary

  • Peter Brannen discussed "The Ends of the World: Volcanic Apocalypses, Lethal Oceans and Our Quest to Understand Earth's Past Mass Extinctions" at the 2019 Library of Congress National Book Festival in Washington, D.C.

Event Date

  • August 31, 2019

Notes

  • -  Peter Brannen is an award-winning science journalist whose work has appeared in The New York Times, The Atlantic, Wired, The Boston Globe and Slate. His new book, "The Ends of the World: Volcanic Apocalypses, Lethal Oceans and Our Quest to Understand Earth's Past Mass Extinctions," is about the five major extinctions in Earth's history. Brannen is a Scripps Fellow at the University of Colorado and was a journalist-in-residence at the National Evolutionary Synthesis at Duke University. He has also been an Ocean Science Journalism Fellow at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution.

Running Time

  • 44 minutes 1 seconds

Online Format

  • video
  • image
  • online text

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