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Physics Sagdeev at 80 Lecture: "The Day I Said 'Nyet' to Gorbachev"
Distinguished University of Maryland Professor Roald Z. Sagdeev will discuss "The Day I Said 'Nyet!' to Gorbachev... and Other Life Tales of a Famous Soviet Scientist" with National Public Radio investigative journalist Daniel Zwerdling.
Sagdeev ran the Soviet space program and advised Soviet leaders on the nuclear arms race. He'll talk about love, communism, physics and the end of the Soviet Union.
The interview is part of the "Sagdeev at 80" symposium sponsored by the Department of Physics and the Eisenhower Institute.
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