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December dinner to feature talk on Life Beyond Earth

James Green, the Director of the Planetary Science Division at NASA Headquarters, will speak at the ECWG’s annual black tie dinner on Saturday, Dec.3, on “The Search for Life Beyond Earth in Space and Time.” The social hour will begin at … Continue reading

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Don Gerson gives talk on “The Four Corners Region”

Don Gerson, FE 78, gave an illustrated talk on the Four Corners of the U.S. Southwest 0n Wednesday, March 15 at Decor House, 1801 F. St. NW, Washington. Gerson has traveled to the Four Corners area where, the borders of Arizona, Colorado, … Continue reading

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Video available on human ancestry discovery

Lee Berger, FI’13, who is an ECWG member, made headline news in September 2015 when he announced the discovery in South Africa of a new early human-like species Homo naledi. Berger gave ECWG members and their guests a preview of … Continue reading

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Dr. Tom Kirsch, MN ’06, discusses ebola crisis

Dr. Tom Kirsch MN’06, Director of  Center for Refugee and Disease Response  at Johns Hopkins University, discussed the “Ebola in West Africa and the USA – Myths and Realities” at the Jan. 16, 2016 ECWG dinner at the Cosmos Club. Dr. … Continue reading

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DVDs of past ECWG speaker presentations are available

The ECWG has been making video recordings of speakers at our Cosmos Club dinners since October 1987. DVDs of these videos are available for sale. They may be ordered from Donald Gerson FE 78 at A list of the DVDs is … Continue reading

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