University of Arizona Campus  •  March 14 -15, 2020  •  9:30am to 5:30pm

Small but Mighty

Beavers and mosquitoes and termites, oh my! What do these three have in common? Listen as Ben Goldfarb, Lisa Margonelli and Timothy Winegard discuss the profound effect these small but mighty animals have on humans and the world.

Ben Goldfarb

Ben Goldfarb is an award-winning environmental journalist who covers wildlife conservation, marine science and public lands management. His latest book is "Eager: The Surprising, Secret Life of Beavers and Why They Matter," which received the PEN/E....

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Lisa Margonelli

Lisa Margonelli is the author of "Underbug: An Obsessive Tale of Termites and Technology" and the national bestseller, "Oil on the Brain: Petroleum’s Long, Strange Trip to Your Tank....

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Timothy Winegard

Dr. Timothy C. Winegard received his master's degree in war studies from the Royal Military College of Canada and his doctorate in history from the University of Oxford. He served as an officer with the Canadian Forces, including an attachment to the British Army....

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