Dr. Patrick McCray, UC Santa BarbaraPatrick McCray

"Visioneering from Space Colonies to Nanotechnologies"
Feb. 2, 2016 | 12:00-1:30 pm | VCU Student Commons - Virginia Rooms C-D

In the 1970s, many people feared the depletion of natural resources and humanity’s impact on the planet. Others saw terrestrial constraints as a challenge and opportunity for technological change and societal improvement. This talk follows the careers of two “visioneers” who imagined, designed, and advocated for a future that could be radically improved through space colonies and nanotechnologies.

STS/Science Pub RVA Presents "Re-Writing Art: Collaborations of Artists and Engineers"
Feb. 2, 2016 | 6:00 - 8:00 pm | Capital Ale House (623 E Main Street)