Wilson da Silva
SCIENCE JOURNALIST, FEATURE WRITER & EDITOR
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What Keeps Physicists Awake at Night? | Perimeter Institute
Nine physicists, one question; from dark matter to the first moments of the universe, leading physicists reveal their conundrums.
From Quantum Matter to the Cosmos | Perimeter Institute
Closing panel of Canada’s Quantum to Cosmos Festival, chaired by Wilson da Silva, with physicists Raymond Laflamme, Neil Turok and journalist Ivan Semeniuk.
Benchmarking Energy | Equinox Summit: Energy 2030
Opening session where a panel energy experts discuss the needs, challenges and limitations of electricity generation, distribution, and storage.
Investing in Efficiency | Equinox Summit: Energy 2030
Experts tackle how to manage energy demand and advance technological ideas that may improve efficiency at every stage of the energy system.
Building Future Capacity | Equinox Summit: Energy 2030
Experts examine the challenges in meeting global demand as we move toward an increasingly electrified energy future.
Ensuring Supply | Equinox Summit: Energy 2030
What happens if the lights go out? Energy experts discuss storage, long the missing piece in the global electricity system.
Energy Blueprint | Equinox Summit: Energy 2030
Five days of discussions between scientific, technical and policy experts led to a road map for transformative solutions in energy - the Equinox Blueprint.
Pepsigate: The Implosion of Science Blogs | Media140 Conference
What happens when commercial interests creep into blog publishing? A discussion on the furore and demise of Science Blogs, chaired by Wilson da Silva.
Web 2.0 or Web Too Far? | Media140 Conference
The Web can be used to distort, misinform and distribute anti-science propaganda. The ABC’s Natasha Mitchell chairs a panel that includes Wilson da Silva.
Inspiring Australia: Catalyst, Opportunity or Irrelevant? | Australian Science Communicators National Conference
Talk by Graham Durant, Director - Questacon, followed by a discussion with Wilson da Silva, at the 2012 Australian Science Communicators National Conference.
Science Journalism in the Age of Web 2.0 | Media140 Conference
Wilson da Silva reviews how social media is affecting science journalism.
Are We Alone in the Cosmos? A Review of the Drake Equation | Royal Institution of Australia
Is Earth the only harbour of life as we know it? Wilson da Silva updates science's attempt to determine the number of extraterrestrial civilisations out there.
Where worlds collide 2010: Wilson da Silva on his favourite science books
Wilson da Silva, editor of COSMOS, recommends his favourite books at an event celebrating science and the spoken and written word.
A selection of panels chaired by Wilson da Silva, forums in which he appeared, and public lectures delivered