Knocking on Heaven’s Door: How Physics and Scientific Thinking Illuminate the Universe and the Modern World
Known for her innovative theoretical physics advances and her best-selling books on scientific ideas and ways of thinking, Harvard professor Lisa Randall is adept at explaining cutting-edge advances in physics as well as connecting her research to broader domains. In this program she will discuss science and creativity, as well as how to address the challenges faced by innovative thinkers.
Randall was among Time magazine’s “100 Most Influential People” of 2007 and was one of 40 featured in Rolling Stone’s 40th anniversary issue that year. She maintains a public presence through her writing, lectures and radio and TV appearances.