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Carl Zimmer Science Writing Workshop

January 25, 2016, 2:00pm - January 25, 2016, 4:00pm

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Yale EEB is delighted to host Carl Zimmer for a Science Writing Workshop, from 2pm to 4pm on Monday Jan 25 and Feb 1. An award winning science writer, Carl Zimmer is notable for books such as Soul Made Flesh and Evolution: The Triumph of an Idea. T...

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