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

Apocalypse Now-ish

There are about a million ways the world could end. Let’s focus on climate change. Science and investigative reporter Bryan Walsh walks you through the history of extinction, the many ways we’re doomed to repeat it and how we might be able to prolong our existence just slightly. Learn what effects climate change could have on our planet, how that would affect our daily lives, the true probability of an end-of-the-world scenario... and how we can save ourselves with imagination, science and our sheer will to survive.

Bryan Walsh

Bryan Walsh graduated summa cum laude from Princeton University. He moved to Hong Kong, where he began as a foreign correspondent for Time magazine’s Asian edition. He spent the next five years reporting from around Asia....


Named Sponsors

Arizona Daily Star
University of Arizona

Presenting Sponsors

Tucson Medical Center

Major Sponsors

Friends of the Festival
Pima County Public Library
Stocker Foundation
University of Arizona BookStores
University of Arizona - Facilities Management
Western National Parks Association
William & Mary Ross Foundation

Key Sponsors

Arizona Party Rental Companies
Arizona Wholesale Supply
Early Childhood Learning is Essential
Marshall Foundation
Tucson Electric Power Co.

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