Upcoming Events

Sept. 28: A Virtual Conversation with Carl Zimmer, Author of A Planet of Viruses

A Virtual Conversation with Carl Zimmer, Author of A Planet of Viruses Tuesday, September 28, at 7 PM EDT on Zoom Science Writers in New York welcomes back New York Times science journalist Carl Zimmer (@carlzimmer) for a virtual conversation with SWINY co-chair David Levine (@dlloydlevine) about his book, A Planet of Viruses (third edition, The University of Chicago Press, published in April 2021.). In 2020, an invisible germ—a virus—wholly upended our ...

Recent Events

Sept. 1: A Virtual Conversation with Betsy Ladyzhets, Founder & Editor-in-Chief, COVID-19 Data Dispatch

Join Science Writers in New York for a virtual converation with Betsy Ladyzhets, founder and editor-in-chief of the COVID-19 Data Dispatch, which explores the state of COVID-19 data in the United States.

August 19: Social Media and COVID-19: A Virtual Conversation with Dr. John C. Pollock

Join Science Writers in New Yorkfor a virtual conversation with Dr. John C. Pollock, professor of health and human rights communication at The College of New Jersey, who will discuss how social media is being used in other countries to inform people about COVID-19.

August 10: The Delta Variant and Booster Shots: A Virtual Conversation with Dr. John Moore

Science Writers in New York is pleased to once again present Dr. John Moore, professor of microbiology and immunology at Weill Cornell Medicine, who will discuss the Delta variant of the SARS-CoV-2 virus and whether we will need booster shots for Covid-19 for this variant, and more.