ScienceLives Archive
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.
12 April 2012, 04:20 PM ET
Former Vanderbilt University football player Baratimde Cola discusses his engineering research and mentoring role.
05 April 2012, 02:11 PM ET
Shara Fisler, founder of the Ocean Discovery Institute, inspires young people to discover the world around them.
29 March 2012, 03:39 PM ET
Robert Coolman is on the cutting edge of biofuel research
22 March 2012, 04:36 PM ET
Researcher helps ensure young women diagnosed with cancer have options later in life.
15 March 2012, 06:25 PM ET
For more than three decades, Gregory Button has researched various aspects of major disasters.
15 March 2012, 05:54 PM ET
Gregory Button studies major disasters.
09 March 2012, 04:11 PM ET
Lee Gutkind tells stories to help describe topics such as science and medicine.
02 March 2012, 11:52 AM ET
Juan E. Gilbert studies how people interact with technology and how it affects society.
17 February 2012, 04:20 PM ET
Scott Golder uses data from the social Web to understand the activities of millions of people.
09 February 2012, 05:33 PM ET
Nancy Nersessian's research focuses on how the cognitive and learning practices of scientists and engineers lead to creative and innovative outcomes.
02 February 2012, 05:03 PM ET
For proteins in each and every cell of your body, it's always rush hour as they travel from the hinterlands of the cytoplasm into the nucleus — the cell's downtown.
26 January 2012, 03:47 PM ET
Jad Abumrad is the host and creator of Radiolab, public radio's Peabody Award-winning program devoted to wonder, discovery and big ideas.
19 January 2012, 03:36 PM ET
Brigham Young engineer Christopher Mattson answers the ScienceLives 10 Questions.
19 January 2012, 02:32 PM ET
Chris Mattson works with Designs for Development, building water wells that help remote villages develop partnerships and economic stability.
16 January 2012, 12:29 PM ET
Tom Statler is an expert on galaxies as well as solar system dynamics, especially near-Earth asteroids.
12 January 2012, 02:08 PM ET
Tom Statler is an expert on galaxies as well as solar system dynamics, especially near-Earth asteroids.
05 January 2012, 03:00 PM ET
Alan Feinerman is researching ways to conserve energy with inexpensive vacuum insulation panels.
29 December 2011, 02:41 PM ET
Elizabeth Harbron's lab is made up mostly undergraduate females, helping to patch a "leaky pipeline" for women in the sciences.