Content tagged "Rebecca Goldstein"

  • Video, podcast, and summary: “Ultimate Truths: Comparing Science and the Humanities”

    Video, podcast, and summary: “Ultimate Truths: Comparing Science and the Humanities”

    James Carroll, Rebecca Goldstein, Alan Lightman, and Robert Weinberg talk with Seth Mnookin on “the differences and similarities in the kinds of knowledge available through inquiry in the sciences and humanities.”

     
  • Ultimate Truths: Comparing Science and the Humanities

    Ultimate Truths: Comparing Science and the Humanities

    This Communications Forum special event will explore the differences and similarities in the kinds of knowledge available through inquiry in the science and humanities, and the ways that knowledge is obtained.

     
  • Hanya Yanagihara

    Science in Fiction

    Hanya Yanagihara, Alan Lightman, and Rebecca Goldstein discuss the unique challenges of respecting the exacting standards of science in fictional texts.