Workshop

Isaac Newton’s General Scholium to the Principia: Science, Religion and Metaphysics

Network Node: 
Date: 
Thu., Oct. 24, 2013, 8:00am - Sat., Oct. 26, 2013, 7:00pm
U. King's College: The Atlantic Node is pleased to partner for the Tercentenary Workshop on Isaac Newton's Scholium.

“Isaac Newton’s General Scholium to the Principia: Science, Religion and Metaphysics”Tercentenary Workshop
October 24-26, 2013
University of King’s College, Halifax, NS

The Situating Science Atlantic Node is pleased to support this workshop as one of the many sponsors and partners.

Human Animal Relations

Network Node: 
Date: 
Fri., Jul. 12, 2013, 7:30pm - Sun., Jul. 14, 2013, 5:30pm
Halifax Fri. July 12-Sun. July 14: Public talks and workshop exploring the relationship between humans and animals

The Animal Studies Group, in collaboration with the Royal Society of Canada, the Evolution Studies Group, and the Situating Science Strategic Knowledge Cluster, is pleased to announce two upcoming public events that will take place at and near Dalhousie University the evenings of Friday July 12 and Saturday July 13, featuring renowned coyote scientist,

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  • Bodies in Motion: Translating Early Modern Science

    Date: 
    Fri., Mar. 22, 2013, 8:30am - Sat., Mar. 23, 2013, 9:30pm
    UBC Mar. 22-23, 2013: Workshop exploring modes and media of translation in the early modern world.

    Bodies in Motion: Translating Early Modern Science
    March 22-23, 2013
    University of British-Columbia

    Theme(s): Geography and Sites of Knowing

    Final report: See document below

    Where is the Laboratory now? “Representation”, “Intervention” and “Realism” in 19th and 20th Century Biomedical Sciences

    Network Node: 
    Date: 
    Fri., Jun. 7, 2013, 8:30am - Sun., Jun. 9, 2013, 10:45pm
    University of Calgary June 7-9, 2013: Workshop on the interplay of objects, theories and artefacts in medical representations and interventions.

    Where is the Laboratory now?
    “Representation”, “Intervention” and “Realism” in 19th and 20th Century Biomedical Sciences

    June 7-9, 2013
    Kananaskis, Biological Field Station of the University of Calgary

    Materiality: Objects and Idioms in Historical Studies of Science and Technology

    Network Node: 
    Date: 
    Fri., May. 3, 2013, 8:30am - Sat., May. 4, 2013, 10:45pm
    York University May 3-4, 2013: Conference exploring materiality as historical object, intellectual resource, and scholarly expression.

    Materiality: Objects and Idioms in Historical Studies of Science and Technology
    May 3-4, 2013
    York University
    Theme(s): Material Culture and Scientific/Technological Practices

    Website with latest information available here.

    Keynote:
    Time of Physics, Time of Art
    Peter Galison, Harvard University
    May 2 2013, 4:30pm

    The Bright Dark Ages: Comparative and Connective Perspectives

    Network Node: 
    Date: 
    Wed., Feb. 27, 2013, 8:00am - Thu., Feb. 28, 2013, 11:45pm
    National University of Singapore Feb 27-28 2013: This workshop explores comparative and connective Science and Technology Studies in Asian civilizations and early modern Europe.

    The Bright Dark Ages: Comparative and Connective Perspectives
    27 Feb 2013 - 28 Feb 2013
    Ari Seminar Room
    Tower Block Level 10, 469A Bukit Timah Road
    National University of Singapore @ BTC