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Corn Maze, Atwood Ticket Date, Publications and more at the GES Center

Part of the upcoming Art’s Work/Genetic Futures exhibit, the corn maze From Teosinte to Tomorrow opens on Sunday, Aug. 11 at 3:00 PM. Plus, information on tickets to An Evening with Margaret Atwood, recent news and publications.

Save the Date: Margaret Atwood at NC State, Nov. 15

The GES Center is excited to announce our 2019 Signature Event, in partnership with the Friends of the Library, An Evening with Margaret Atwood, Internationally-renowned author of The Handmaid's Tale. Friday, November 15, 2019, 6:00-7:30 PM

GES Center Updates | May 21, 2019

Announcements | Upcoming Events & Trainings | Recent Publications | In the Media

Registration open for Margaret Atwood event-related courses: WGS 350, STS 403, GES 591

Margaret Atwood, author of The Handmaid's Tale, is coming to NC State in November, and students enrolled in the following courses will participate in Nov. 15 discussion with Ms. Atwood. NOTE: ENG 588 added to related-courses list

Faculty Publications

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Rethinking restoration targets for American chestnut using species distribution modeling

Barnes, J.C. and Delborne, J.A. (2019) Rethinking restoration targets for American chestnut using species distribution modeling. Biodiversity and Conservation, FirstOnline doi: 10.1007/s10531-019-01814-8.

Synthetic Biology and the United Nations

Hung-En Lai, Caoimhe Canavan, Loren Cameron, Simon Moore, Monika Danchenko, Todd Kuiken, et. al. (2019) Synthetic Biology and the United Nations. Trends in Biotechnology. ISSN 0167-7799, doi: 10.1016/j.tibtech.2019.05.011. Download PDF

Workshop Report for “Exploring Stakeholder Perspectives on the Development of a Gene Drive Mouse for Biodiversity Protection on Islands”

Mahmud Farooque, S. Kathleen Barnhill-Dilling, Julie Shapiro, and Jason Delborne. “Exploring Stakeholder Perspectives on the Development of a Gene Drive Mouse for Biodiversity Protection on Islands” Workshop Report. June 2019. Available online at http://go.ncsu.edu/ges-gene-drive-workshop. Download PDF

Genetic frontiers for conservation: An assessment of synthetic biology and biodiversity conservation

Genetic frontiers for conservation : an assessment of synthetic biology and biodiversity conservation: synthesis and key messages. IUCN Task Force on Synthetic Biology and Biodiversity Conservation. 2019. doi: 10.2305/IUCN.CH.2019.04.en. Download PDF

Risk Governance of Nanomaterials: Review of Criteria and Tools for Risk Communication, Evaluation, and Mitigation

Isigonis P, Hristozov D, Benighaus C, Giubilato E, Grieger K, Pizzol L, Semenzin E, Linkov I, Zabeo A, Marcomini A. Risk Governance of Nanomaterials: Review of Criteria and Tools for Risk Communication, Evaluation, and Mitigation. Nanomaterials. 2019; 9(5):696. doi: 10.3390/nano9050696 Download PDF

Emerging risk governance for stratospheric aerosol injection as a climate management technology

Khara D. Grieger, Tyler Felgenhauer, Ortwin Renn, Jonathan Wiener, Mark Borsuk (2019). Emerging risk governance for stratospheric aerosol injection as a climate management technology. Environment Systems and Decisions. doi: 10.1007/s10669-019-09730-6. Download

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