The Green Room

Mondays 6PM - 8PM, with Dorian

Guests from August, 1998

Harold Varmus
Harold Varmus Director of the National Institutes of Health and co-winner of the 1989 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for the discovery of the cellular origin of retroviral oncogenes.
J. Craig Venter
Molecular biologist; President of Celera Genomics, who will attempt to sequence the human genome within three years.
Philip W. Anderson
Princeton Professor Emeritus of Physics, Vice Chaiman of the Santa fe Institute, and winner of Nobel Prize in Physics in 1977 for his work in superconductivity, author of "A Career in Theoretical Physics" and more.
Clifford Pickover
IBM Reasearch scientist and author of "The Alien IQ Test", "Time: A Traveler's Guide", and others.
Joseph Heller
Author of "Now and Then:From Coney Island to Here", "Catch-22" , and others.
Alexander Rose
Executive Director of the Long Now Foundation, which is building a millennial clock and library.
Andre Dubus
Author of "Meditations from a Movable Chair", "Dancing After Hours: Stories", others.
Paul Hoffman
Author of "The Man Who Loved Only Numbers", a biography of mathematician Paul Erdös.
Robert Weinberg
Founding member of the Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research and Professor of Biology at MIT ; author of "Racing to the Beginning of the Road: The Search for the Origin of Cancer".
Murray Lerner
Filmmaker; director of "Festival", "From Mao to Mozart", others.
Robert Solow
MIT Institute Professor Emeritus of Economics and Nobel Prize winner (in Economics); author of "Inflation, Unemployment, and Monetary Policy" and more.
J. Michael Bishop
Chancellor of UCSF and co-winner of the 1989 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for discovering the cellular origin of retroviral oncogenes.

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