Phi Beta Kappa lecture
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BSC will host its 2018 Phi Beta Kappa lecture on Thursday, April 12, featuring science historian and author George Dyson.
Birmingham-Southern College will host George Dyson, an author and historian whose publications explore the evolution of technology, for two days in April as part of this year’s Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar Program.
In Dyson’s talk, “Project Orion: A Path Not Taken Into Space,” he will discuss his research into a small group of scientists who in 1957 participated in a deeply classified attempt to build a 4,000-ton interplanetary spaceship propelled by nuclear bombs. After seven years ofView more
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