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Jasper Ridge's 40th Anniversary: Live Broadcast of National Public Radio's Science Friday

Please join us as we celebrate the anniversary of the Jasper Ridge Biological Preserve, Stanford’s remarkable 1,200-acre field station where pioneering scientific research has been generated in more than a dozen disciplines. In honor of its 40th year, the Jasper Ridge Biological Preserve, the Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment, and Stanford Continuing Studies will offer two programs, "Reviving the Science/Statecraft Dialogue" and a "Live Broadcast of National Public Radio’s Science Friday," with journalist, science educator, and author Ira Flatow.

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Live Broadcast of National Public Radio’s Science Friday

Join National Public Radio's Ira Flatow for the live broadcast of Science Friday. From the outer reaches of space to the tiniest microbes in our bodies, Science Friday is the trusted source for news about science, technology, and other cool stuff. Each week host Ira Flatow mixes it up with people in the know and those who want to be. It’s brain fun, for curious people. For more than 22 years, Science Friday has brought the top stories in science and technology to radio listeners and given them a chance to join in the discussion by asking questions and making comments during the live broadcast. Science Friday also produces popular science videos, and publishes regular content on its website, ScienceFriday.com.

This very special event is part of a celebration of the 40th anniversary of Jasper Ridge Biological Preserve, Stanford University's remarkable 1200-acre field station where pioneering scientific research has been generated since the University's founding. Event sponsors include Jasper Ridge Biological Preserve, Stanford Continuing Studies, Woods Institute, and Precourt Institute for Energy.

PLEASE NOTE: We expect that this event will draw a large audience, so please plan to arrive early to secure a seat.  Seating will be available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Friday, May 10
11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Paul & Mildred Berg Hall, Li Ka Shing Center
Please note that this event has VERY LIMITED SEATING. Available seats will be assigned by 10:15 AM. For additional event details, please visit http://jrbp.stanford.edu.

For more information about the Japser Ridge 40th Anniversary, please visit jrbp.stanford.edu

For more information on the "Reviving the Science/Statecraft Dialogue." These programs are sponsored by the Jasper Ridge Biological Preserve, the Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment, and Stanford Continuing Studies.

Date and Time: 
Friday, May 10, 2013 - 10:00am