Two highlights are the keynote addresses. On Saturday, leading climate scientist Dr. James Hansen will discuss his book, "Storms of my Grandchildren." On Sunday, Mayim Bialik, the star of the 1990s sitcom "Blossom" will share her experiences pursuing a green lifestyle.
Down:2:earth will be held on Saturday April 10 (11 am - 7 pm) and Sunday April 11 (11 am - 5 pm) at Hynes Convention Center in Boston. On Friday from 5 - 9 pm, the Local Bites event will offer the opportunity to sample local food and organic wine.
For more information, including a complete schedule and list of exhibitors, visit the down:2:earth website.
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