ScienceLives Archive
25 October 2012, 11:11 AM ET
To help create better safety helmets and other gear, Nikhil Gupta analyzes the way bones breaks and protective foams hold up under stress.
19 October 2012, 01:04 PM ET
Jake Weltzin, the first executive director of the USA National Phenology Network discusses his beginnings in science, the everyday excitement of his job and science for the everyday person.
19 October 2012, 11:07 AM ET
Jake Weltzin is a pioneer in the growing citizen-science movement.
11 October 2012, 05:55 PM ET
Vitaly Shmatikov breaks things to make them better.
10 October 2012, 12:24 PM ET
In our interview with computer scientist Vitaly Shmatikov, we ask him why he enjoys studying computer security and privacy, why it's not as technical a field as one might assume, and what stopped him from going into Chemistry.
04 October 2012, 04:20 PM ET
Arkat Abzhanov investigates craniofacial development and evolution.
28 September 2012, 07:23 PM ET
Cheryl Wilga's life-long passions grew into a career of research and teaching others about animal behavior.
20 September 2012, 08:53 PM ET
Karen McGlathery works to integrate multi-disciplinary findings on the coastal landscape.
13 September 2012, 03:57 PM ET
Paul Sikkel explores the ecological importance of marine parasites in coral reef communities.
31 August 2012, 01:40 PM ET
University of Illinois professor, William Sanders, leads a team in the fight against cyber attacks on the Nation’s critical systems.
31 August 2012, 01:27 PM ET
Maurizio Porfiri designs robots that look and act like fish.
31 August 2012, 01:19 PM ET
University of Illinois professor, William Sanders, leads a team in the fight against cyber attacks on the Nation’s critical systems.
23 August 2012, 10:00 AM ET
William Sanders love of science began during the Apollo missions and evolved into protecting the Nation’s power systems.
16 August 2012, 02:00 AM ET
Professor Auroop Ganguly considers the effects of climate change and population growth on future water resources.
14 August 2012, 11:01 AM ET
Auroop Ganguly, who developed a computer model to predict future water availability, answers 10 questions related to his life as a scientist.
09 August 2012, 02:04 PM ET
Yogesh Joglekar conducts theoretical research while mentoring high school and undergraduate students, resulting in published, original studies.
02 August 2012, 01:48 PM ET
Vipin Kumar and his team take a new approach to understand impacts of climate change.
02 August 2012, 02:00 AM ET
Compiling data from multiple sources results in a better grasp on the potential effects of climate change.
20 July 2012, 03:25 PM ET
Genetic research has emerged as a powerful tool in understanding diseases today.
20 July 2012, 09:21 AM ET
David Reich’s research in genetics finds major population mixing in human history.
05 July 2012, 09:09 AM ET
David Ferrucci’s passion for science and ideas of artificial intelligence began in high school.
04 July 2012, 09:25 PM ET
David Ferrucci talks about the passion of scientists and more.
28 June 2012, 12:13 AM ET
Social scientist Scott Page studies complex systems to help make sense of the world we live in.
22 June 2012, 09:23 AM ET
Scott Aaronson seeks to illuminate what can, and can't, be done in computation according to the laws of physics.
21 June 2012, 02:11 PM ET
What can, and can't, be done in computation according to the laws of physics.
14 June 2012, 03:23 PM ET
Economist Paul Milgrom on the surprisingly practical applications of his economic theories and his favorite music (it’s all in the family).
14 June 2012, 01:54 PM ET
Economist Paul Milgrom on the surprisingly practical applications of his economic theories.
07 June 2012, 05:34 PM ET
Robert Wood develops biologically inspired robots
31 May 2012, 03:42 PM ET
Michèle Lamont asks: "How do we define worth?"
25 May 2012, 11:12 AM ET
Physicist-turned-sociologist Duncan Watts asks big questions about social networks
24 May 2012, 07:02 PM ET
Physicist-turned-sociologist Duncan Watts asks big questions about social networks.
10 May 2012, 02:31 PM ET
Computer engineer Karen Panetta does science with her own style.
03 May 2012, 05:15 PM ET
Jessica Hellmann studies how species and ecosystems are affected by climate change.
26 April 2012, 05:53 PM ET
Photonics pioneer Leon Esterowitz shares insight into his career helping develop medical lasers and night-vision technology.
26 April 2012, 12:18 PM ET
Photonics pioneer uses light to observe and manipulate tissues and cells.
19 April 2012, 03:33 PM ET
Stanford University epidemiologist looks at health from the outside in.
 
 
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