2010 Laureate Announcement
World Science Festival Webcast
Thursday, June 3, 8:30-10:00am EDT World Science Festival, New York City
Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters, Oslo, Norway
THE NORWEGIAN ACADEMY OF SCIENCE AND LETTERS ANNOUNCES THE 2010 KAVLI PRIZE LAUREATES. Live coverage of the announcements from Oslo, and coverage of the prize program at the World Science Festival in New York.
- Opening address by Harold Varmus, Co-Chair of President Obama's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology.
- From Oslo, Norway, the President of The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters, Professor Nils Chr. Stenseth, announces the 2010 Kavli Prize Laureates. Moderator: acclaimed scientist and science writer Jim Al-Khalili.
- Panel discussion: ABC news journalist Elizabeth Vargas moderates a discussion with three renowned scientists: neurologist Antonio Damasio, nanoscience researcher Mostafa A. El-Sayed and theoretical physicist Kip Thorne.