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Study by Naomi Oreskes & Geoffrey Supran profiled in New York Times

August 23, 2017
The New York Times profiled an important new study by History of Science Professor Naomi Oreskes and postdoc Geoffrey Supran on climate change research and the politics of doubt-mongering in the case of Exxon-Mobil. They analyze four decades of documents from the company and find clear evidence of a strategy to mislead the public. Find written and video abstracts for study here. Read more about Study by Naomi Oreskes & Geoffrey Supran profiled in New York Times
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American Association for the Advancement of Science holds annual meeting in Boston.

February 17, 2017

Under the theme "Serving Society Through Science Policy," the 2017 AAAS meeting featured renowned speakers discussing current issues in science, technology, and policy, with a focus on how to inform policies with the best scientific evidence. Prof. Naomi Oreskes presented a plenary titled "The Scientist as Sentinel."

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Kennedy School's STS program launches "First 100 Days: Narratives of Normalization and Disruption."

February 1, 2017

"First 100 Days is an ongoing writing campaign, featuring posts from the broad STS community. Posts analyze and challenge the narratives of both normalization and disruption that are being put forward by the new Trump administration or the discourses that surround it, as well as draw connections to similar political trends elsewhere.... Read more about Kennedy School's STS program launches "First 100 Days: Narratives of Normalization and Disruption."