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Selected Audio

Podcast

Has Humanity Ushered in a New Geological Era?

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Interview

Lorraine Daston on Renaissance Science

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Podcast

Anthropocene: A New Era? (in German)

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Interview

History, Morality and the Pandemic

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Einstein Auction

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Interview

How We Got our Grid and How We Get a Better One

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Selected Events

Director Jürgen Renn Awarded Honorary Doctorate by Hebrew University of Jerusalem

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Jürgen Renn Receives Honorary Degree from Tel Aviv University

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A Dialogue on Systemic Racism in Science and Its Institutions Online Event

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A Science Worth Trusting? Platform Capitalism Reorganizes the Science of the Future Online Event

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States, Knowledge, and Borders: Does Trust Make Science International? Online Event

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Historicizing Critique(s) in Medicine Online Event

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Spotlight: Featured Videos

War, Inflation and Other Crises: Are You Changing Your Lifestyle? (in German)

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Coping with Crises—how Wittgenstein & Co. Help (in German)

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Petro-Melancholy. The Petroleum Age as Mirrored in Art (in German)

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Director Jürgen Renn Awarded Honorary Doctorate by Hebrew University of Jerusalem

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