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The Storytelling of Science
Saturday, March 30, 2013 - 7:00pm

panelist picturesJoin the Origins Project at ASU for the final night in the Origins Stories weekend, focused on the science of storytelling and the storytelling of science.  The Storytelling of Science will feature a panel of esteemed scientists, public intellectuals, and award-winning writers including well-known science educator Bill Nye, astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson, evolutionary biologist Richard Dawkins, theoretical physicist Brian Greene, Science Friday’s Ira Flatow, popular science fiction writer Neal Stephenson, executive director of the World Science Festival Tracy Day, and Origins Project director Lawrence Krauss as they discuss the stories behind cutting edge science from the origin of the universe to a discussion of exciting technologies that will change our future. They will demonstrate how to convey the excitement of science and the importance helping promote a public understanding of science.  The panel discussion is sure to be a provocative and entertaining finale to our Origins Stories events. We look forward to seeing you there! 

A book signing for select panelists will follow the event.

Tickets are on sale now at ASU Gammage Box Office and Ticketmaster.com. The ticket prices run from $16 for General Admission to $26 for VIP Admission, plus applicable fees.  Discounted student tickets will be available at ASU Gammage Box Office and discounted package tickets for both Origins Stories events will be available from Gammage only. If you are not local to the Phoenix Metro area, you can watch the live webcast of the event at http://www.ustream.tv/channel/ASU-LIVE. 

For other events in the Origins Stories weekend including Science Friday and Science, Myth, Reality: The Unbelievers Test Screening and Panel Discussion, please see our Events page for information.  

Get the most recent updates from the Origins Project by following us on Facebook /ASUOriginsProject and Twitter @asuORIGINS. Contact origins.project@asu.eduwith questions.  

 *All events and panelists are subject to change without notice.