Physics Department Current Events
Thursday, May 14, 2015
12:30 pm to 1:30 pm, Marshak Science Building Room 418N
Science Editor, The New York Times
"Adventures of a Dinosaur in a New Media World"
Mr. Overbye covers a wide spectrum of physics-related topics, his reporting having ranged from zero-gravity fashion shows to the death of the Earth and the fate of the universe. He has written two books, "Lonely Hearts of the Cosmos" and "Einstein in Love," and has published articles in Time magazine, Science, and The Los Angeles Times among other publications. In 2014 he was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize for Explanatory Reporting.