Metastable Demons: The Otherworldly Operators of the 20th Century
Screening of The Land Beneath Our Feet
Friday, March 31, 2017
Bowen Hall Auditorium 222
Day of Action Sparks Discussion About Science's Role in Society
Members of the University science community gathered on the Day of Action to discuss the importance of science and its historical and current role in the political climate.
Johnson Remembered as Passionate, Caring, ‘a Professor’s Professor’
Ann Johnson (GS Class of 2000), professor of science and technology studies at Cornell, died Dec. 11, 2016 from a rare form of uterine cancer. A memorial will be held on April 29, 2017.
The Program in History of Science at Princeton University trains students to analyze science, medicine, and technology in both historical and cultural context. History of Science at Princeton is rooted in our tradition of analyzing the technical and conceptual dimensions of scientific knowledge, whether that knowledge emcompasses chemistry, psychoanalysis, or evolutionary theory. Yet even as we investigate the minutiae of such knowledge, students are encouraged to consider scientific ideas and practices in the widest possible context. Learn more »