Fri., Mar. 26 | Zoom Webinar

Hanging Out with Galileo: The Man, His Life, His Science

A talk by Dr. Luciano Canova (Enrico Mattei Master School) In this lecture Italian economist Luciano Canova will talk about Galileo’s extraordinary life & the way he taught us to debunk fake news using “hard-boiled eggs”. FREE ADMISSION FOR MEMBERS $5 fee for non-members
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Hanging Out with Galileo: The Man, His Life, His Science

Time & Location

Mar. 26, 12:00 p.m. PDT
Zoom Webinar

About the Event

Behind Galileo’s famous beard & gruff eyes lies the story of a man with all his flaws & weaknesses. Yet a man who, more than any of his contemporaries, set the tone for a modern way of doing science.

Join Italian economist Luciano Canova to discover Galileo’s extraordinary life & the way he taught us to debunk fake news using “hard-boiled eggs”.

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Italian economist Luciano Canova teaches in the Master MEDEA (Management of Environmental and EnergyEconomics) Program born from a partnership between the Enrico Mattei School and the University of Pavia.

He holds a Ph.D. in Economics at the Università Cattolica of Milan (2008) and was a post-doc researcher at the Paris School of Economics. He is the author of several books on science & economics including Galileo Reloaded. Il metodo scientificonell'era della post-verità (The scientific method in the post-truth age), Egea, 2018.

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