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Science Café: The Use and Abuse of Scientific Evidence

Science journalism, science fact and society

Event Details

Wednesday, October 16, 2019
5:30-6:30 p.m.
DeLuca Forum, Discovery Building
Join UW–Madison Science Writer in Residence and author of the book Good to Go, Christie Aschwanden; Go Big Read author of The Poison Squad, Deborah Blum; and history of the health sciences librarian, Micaela Sullivan-Fowler, for a panel discussion about the ways in which science is used and sometimes manipulated in support of others' agendas.
This event is part of the Wisconsin Science Festival, the Wisconsin Book Festival, and the Go Big Read program.