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Physicist Michio Kaku visits SIUC

CARBONDALE, IL (KFVS) - Bestselling author and theoretical physicist, Michio Kaku visited Southern Illinois University Carbondale on Wednesday, April 22 as part of the Distinguished Speaker Series.

Kaku's work includes predicting trends affecting business, commerce and finance.

He discussed global warming, the future of technology and humans, fracking and earthquakes, and much more.

Kaku said he hopes he can get more people interested in science.

Kaku's presentation, "The Future of the Mind," began at 7:30 p.m., on Wednesday, April 22, in the Student Center Ballrooms.

Admission was free and the public was welcome.

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