Global Challenges, a forum on science and society featuring leading researchers, policymakers, and economists, continues its 2012 season with a discussion moderated by National Public Radio reporter Richard Harris. Speakers include Jed Hamilton, senior Arctic consultant at Exxon Mobil and Julianne Stroeve, research scientist III at the National Snow and Ice Data Center. The event will be held from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. in the AAAS Auditorium at 1200 New York Ave., NW, Washington, D.C. A reception will start at 5:00 p.m.
The series is sponsored by the American Chemical Society, the Georgetown University Program on Science in the Public Interest, and AAAS. For more information on other events in the series and to RSVP for the talk, visit the AAAS Office of Government Relations page.