Whether you’re in Woods Hole or halfway around the world, join us for this venerable MBL event bringing our local and global communities together live from the newly named Cornelia Clapp Auditorium.

Suggestions for future Friday Evening Lecturers are welcome and may be sent to FEL@mbl.edu.

Date:
Speaker:
 
June
18
E.B. Wilson History and Philosophy of Science Lecture
“The Biological Revolution in Mental Health Care and its Aftermath: Why It Happened, Why it Stalled, and What Might Happen Next”
Anne Harrington, Harvard University
June
25
Glassman Lecture
“How I Have Scientific Fun: Discoveries, Mechanisms, Therapeutics, and Learning”
Timothy Springer, Harvard Medical School
July
2
Segal Lecture
“Understanding Human Origins, From the Bottom of the Sea”
Peter de Menocal, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
July
9
Porter Lecture
“A Liquid Paradigm for Biological Organization”
Clifford Brangwynne, Princeton University; HHMI
July
16
July
23
"How Do You Feel: Molecular and Cellular Mechanisms of Itch, Touch and Pain"
Diana Bautista, University of California, Berkeley
August
13
“Big, Diverse, and Standardized: The Use of NEON Data in Scientific Discovery”
Paula Mabee, National Ecological Observatory Network (NEON), Battelle