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September 15, 2016
Joanna Behrman of Johns Hopkins University introduced her paper "Domesticating Physics: Introductory Physics Textbooks for Women in Home Economics, 1914-1955"
April 20, 2016
Teasel Elizabeth Muir-Harmony of the American Institute of Physics introduced her paper "From the Moon to Japan: The US Exhibition of a Lunar Rock at the 1970 Osaka World's Fair."
March 16, 2016
Allan Needell of the National Air and Space Museum introduced his "Webb, the New Deal and 'Space Age Management.'"
February 17, 2016
Kristie Macrakis of Georgia Tech and â€‹the Woodrow â€‹Wilson Center introduced her paper, "How We Really Found Missiles on Cuba: A Story about Myths, Technology and Secret Agents."
January 20, 2016
Mott Greene of the University of Washington introduced his biographical work, "Alfred Wegener: Science, Exploration, and the Theory of Continental Drift".
December 17, 2015
Ruth Rand, Consortium for HSTM and UPenn, introduced her draft dissertation chapter, "'Terror in the Skies': Falling Space Junk, Space Weather, and International Environmental Liability During the Long 1970s."
October 15, 2015
Lillian Hoddeson and Peter Garrett of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign introduce their book chapter on "Stanford Ovshinsky and the Invention of the Nickel-Metal-Hydride Battery"
September 17, 2015
Anthony Eames of Georgetown introduced his paper, "Trident: The Socio-Scientific Construction of a Cold War Weapons System."
May 6, 2015
Vivien Hamilton of Harvey Mudd College introduced her draft, "Physics in the New York Times: 1880-1920".
April 1, 2015
Andrew Zangwill of Georgia Tech introduced his paper, "Density Functional Theory at 50: A Look Back."