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Science Sessions with 2017 Breakthrough Prize winner Steve Elledge
January 30, 2017 | Running Time: 7:07Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Erez Lieberman Aiden: DNA folding by loop extrusion
January 9, 2017 | Running Time: 6:44Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Jean-Philippe Vielle-Calzada and Miguel Vallebueno: Maize domestication in Mexico
December 12, 2016 | Running Time: 4:31Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Charles Rice and Robert Landford: Future of infectious disease research
November 21, 2016 | Running Time: 6:48Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Clint Otto: Honeybees and biofuel crops
October 17, 2016 | Running Time: 6:34Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with George Church, Matthieu Landon, and Michael Napolitano:
October 3, 2016 | Running Time: 6:09Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Kip Thorne and Rai Weiss:
September 12, 2016 | Running Time: 6:38Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Eileen Crimmins: 20th-century excess male mortality
August 29, 2016 | Running Time: 6:33Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Kavli Prize winner Eve Marder: Remodelling brain function
August 15, 2016 | Running Time: 6:43Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Joshua Elliott: Climate change and irrigation water
August 1, 2016 | Running Time: 5:40Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Andrea Rinaldo: Modeling disease spread
July 18, 2016 | Running Time: 5:23Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Sangeeta Bhatia: Nanoparticles for disease detection
May 16, 2016 | Running Time: 6:02Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Stanislas Dehaene: Origins of mathematical ability
May 2, 2016 | Running Time: 3:34Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with John Mather: Building the James Webb Space Telescope
April 4, 2016 | Running Time: 5:35Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Robyn Lee and Marcel Behr: Tracking endemic tuberculosis
February 16, 2016 | Running Time: 6:00Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Karl Deisseroth: Brain clarity
January 18, 2016 | Running Time: 6:33Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Anthony James: Gene drive for malaria mosquito control
December 21, 2015 | Running Time: 7:11Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Robert Epstein: Search rankings and voter manipulation
September 14, 2015 | Running Time: 6:32Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Noam Sobel: Uniqueness of olfactory perception
July 13, 2015 | Running Time: 5:39Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Rino Rappuoli: Candidate vaccine against Staphylococcus aureus
June 9, 2015 | Running Time: 4:55Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Geraldine Richmond: Improving global scientific engagement
May 4, 2015 | Running Time: 5:35Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Susan Fiske: Blaming those who harm intentionally
April 6, 2015 | Running Time: 4:41Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Jef Boeke: Biocontainment safeguards
March 2, 2015 | Running Time: 5:32Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Lonnie Thompson: Exploring tropical glaciers
February 2, 2015 | Running Time: 5:39Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Kyle Siler: Gatekeeping in scientific publishing
January 5, 2015 | Running Time: 5:52Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Alán Aspuru-Guzik: Designing theoretical molecules
December 15, 2014 | Running Time: 5:44Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Keith Joung and Feng Zhang: Genome editing
December 1, 2014 | Running Time: 6:16Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Veronica Vieland: An overdependence on p-values
November 17, 2014 | Running Time: 4:29Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Robin Ali: Retina cell transplantation
November 3, 2014 | Running Time: 6:08Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Hesham Sadek: Heart regeneration
October 20, 2014 | Running Time: 4:40Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Ambassador Deborah Birx: Global collaboration against HIV
October 6, 2014 | Running Time: 5:59Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Elaine Mardis: Molecular profiling of cancer
September 15, 2014 | Running Time: 6:21Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with David Schaffer: Growing stem cells in 3D
September 2, 2014 | Running Time: 6:00Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Brian Kaspar: Astrocytes and ALS
August 18, 2014 | Running Time: 6:01Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Frank McCormick: Taming an unwieldy cancer target
August 4, 2014 | Running Time: 4:27Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with James Collins: Genetic switchboards
July 21, 2014 | Running Time: 4:03Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with James McClelland: Modeling human cognition
May 19, 2014 | Running Time: 5:37Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Alvin Roth: Exchanging kidneys
May 5, 2014 | Running Time: 6:10Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Inés Iba?ez-Tallon: Nicotine addiction and relapse
April 21, 2014 | Running Time: 5:48Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Inder Verma, Gerald Pao, and Quan Zhu: Where breast cancer meets brain size
April 7, 2014 | Running Time: 6:26Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Paul Dunk: Supernova chemistry
March 17, 2014 | Running Time: 5:32Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Gregory Petsko: The postdoctoral problem
March 3, 2014 | Running Time: 6:20Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Ariena van Bruggen and J. Glenn Morris, Jr.: Understanding citrus greening
February 18, 2014 | Running Time: 5:57Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with C. Thomas Caskey and Amy McGuire: Genetic screening for adults
February 3, 2014 | Running Time: 5:30Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with James Liao: Synthesizing fuels and chemicals from CO2
January 21, 2014 | Running Time: 5:40Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Janet Werker: Speech perception and language acquisition in infants
January 6, 2014 | Running Time: 4:28Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with John Morrison and Yuko Hara: Menopause, mitochondria, and memory
December 20, 2013 | Running Time: 5:36Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with David Mills: A microbial map for wine
December 9, 2013 | Running Time: 5:34Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Yi Cui: Building better batteries
November 25, 2013 | Running Time: 4:33Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Steven Benner: History of alcohol in human diet
November 11, 2013 | Running Time: 5:05Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Scott Fraser: Tracing development in color
October 28, 2013 | Running Time: 5:43Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Deborah Hung: Changing the way we think about antibiotics
October 14, 2013 | Running Time: 4:31Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Steven Pinker: How humans may have evolved intelligence
September 16, 2013 | Running Time: 5:59 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with David Laibson: Incentivizing positive behaviors
September 3, 2013 | Running Time: 5:27 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Harry Klee: Making commercial tomatoes taste better
August 19, 2013 | Running Time: 5:02 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Nicholas Fisher: Health risks from eating Fukushima-contaminated seafood
August 5, 2013 | Running Time: 4:37 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Nina Mazar: Curbing dishonest form-filling
July 22, 2013 | Running Time: 5:33 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Jeff Lichtman: Mapping the mouse connectome
July 9, 2013 | Running Time: 5:57 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Matt Sponheimer: The diets of ancient hominins
June 24, 2013 | Running Time: 5:16 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Diana Wall: The life beneath our feet
April 15, 2013 | Running Time: 5:22 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Marcelo Jacobs-Lorena: Engineering bacteria to curb malaria transmission
April 1, 2013 | Running Time: 5:21 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Julie Segre and Liliana Losada: The science of microbes
March 18, 2013 | Running Time: 5:43 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with John Durant: Taking science to the streets
March 4, 2013 | Running Time: 5:40 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Bernhard Palsson: Microbial cell factories
February 14, 2013 | Running Time: 4:54 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Joel Levine: Fly social networks
February 4, 2013 | Running Time: 5:22 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Chet Sherwood: What makes us human
January 22, 2013 | Running Time: 5:13 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Thalia Wheatley and Beau Sievers: Why music moves us
January 7, 2013 | Running Time: 5:22 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with E. Peter Greenberg: Social bacteria
December 24, 2012 | Running Time: 5:30 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with David Hu: How mosquitos survive raindrops
December 10, 2012 | Running Time: 5:15 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Bob MacCallum: The evolution of music from noise
November 26, 2012 | Running Time: 4:30 Transcript logoView Transcript

The science of biodiversity: Part 1
November 12, 2012 | Running Time: 5:25 Transcript logoView Transcript

The science of biodiversity: Part 2
November 12, 2012 | Running Time: 5:20 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Fred Alt: Reshuffling in the human genome
October 15, 2012 | Running Time: 4:54 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Myra Finkelstein: Widespread lead poisoning in condors
October 15, 2012 | Running Time: 4:32 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Mark Davis: Cancer nanomedicines
October 1, 2012 | Running Time: 5:07 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Allan Conney: How caffeine can help prevent cancer
October 1, 2012 | Running Time: 4:27 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Charles F. Stevens: Understanding the brain's architecture
September 17, 2012 | Running Time: 5:07 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Marc Kirschner: A systems approach to drug development
September 17, 2012 | Running Time: 4:33 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Frances Arnold: Building new biological objects
September 4, 2012 | Running Time: 5:27 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Akiko Iwasaki: Virus-fighting bacteria
September 4, 2012 | Running Time: 4:58 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Sarkis Mazmanian: Bugging the immune system
August 20, 2012 | Running Time: 5:18 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with David Walt: Bacterial invisible ink
August 20, 2012 | Running Time: 5:01 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Bruce Beutler: Gatekeepers of our immune system
August 6, 2012 | Running Time: 5:01 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Scott O'Neill: Thwarting dengue transmission
August 6, 2012 | Running Time: 5:13 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Ira Mellman: Cancer immunotherapy comes of age
?July 23, 2012 | Running Time: 4:47 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Changhuei Yang and Guoan Zheng: Revolutionizing microscopy
July 23, 2012 | Running Time: 4:31 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Ferran Adrià David Weitz: Making physics palatable
July 9, 2012 | Running Time: 5:28 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Lora Hooper: The benefits of gut bacteria
July 9, 2012 | Running Time: 4:49 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Baruch Fischhoff and Dietram Scheufele: Sackler Colloquium: The science of science communication
June 25, 2012 | Running Time: 5:35 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Pamela Bj?rkman: Making improved antibodies against HIV
June 25, 2012 | Running Time: 4:48 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Erin Hanlon and Jeanne Duffy: The science of sleep
April 16, 2012 | Running Time: 5:01 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with George Church: Life's building blocks
April 16, 2012 | Running Time: 4:35 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Robert Langer and Steven Zeitels: Rebooting damaged vocal cords
April 2, 2012 | Running Time: 5:22 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Cliff Tabin: Drivers of embryonic development
March 19, 2012 | Running Time: 5:22 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Douglas Melton: Stem cells and diabetes
March 5, 2012 | Running Time: 5:15 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Nancy Adler: Sex-specific scientific reporting
February 21, 2012 | Running Time: 4:11 Transcript logoView Transcript

The Science of Fear: Part 2
February 6, 2012 | Running Time: 4:51 Transcript logoView Transcript

The Science of Fear: Part 1
January 17, 2012 | Running Time: 5:14 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Daniel Nocera: Catalysts for energy storage
January 3, 2012 | Running Time: 5:17 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Stephen Liberles: Scent of a predator
December 19, 2011 | Running Time: 5:40 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Donald Ingber: Human lung on a chip
December 5, 2011 | Running Time: 5:52 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Inder Verma: New Editor-in-Chief of PNAS
November 21, 2011 | Running Time: 3:38 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Wendy Kellogg: Social computing, mobile phones, and the developing world
November 7, 2011 | Running Time: 6:08 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Stephen Quake: Applications of rapid genome sequencing
October 17, 2011 | Running Time: 5:18 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Gregory Abowd: Imaging, information technology, and autism spectrum disorder
October 3, 2011 | Running Time: 5:45 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with George Whitesides: Paper devices for medical diagnoses
September 19, 2011 | Running Time: 4:47 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Jennifer Golbeck: Social networking and predicting personality
September 6, 2011 | Running Time: 4:52 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with David Weitz: The science of chocolate
August 15, 2011 | Running Time: 4:59 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Bo Begole: Ubiquitous computing and smart environments
August 1, 2011 | Running Time: 4:29 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Wayne Clough: Changing public perception of the Smithsonian
July 18, 2011 | Running Time: 5:29 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Roger Beachy: Genetically modified crops and agricultural productivity
July 5, 2011 | Running Time: 5:48 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Francis Collins: The personalized medicine revolution
May 2, 2011 | Running Time: 5:15 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Susan Stipp: Science Sessions Brief: Aircraft and Iceland's volcanic ash cloud
April 18, 2011 | Running Time: 2:01 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Jim Jensen: Keeping Congress up-to-date on the latest scientific research
April 14, 2011 | Running Time: 5:11 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Kei Koizumi: Clean energy funding in the 2012 research budget
April 4, 2011 | Running Time: 5:02 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Nate Lewis: Electronic artificial noses
March 21, 2011 | Running Time: 5:10 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Peter Schiller: Visual prosthetic devices for the blind
March 7, 2011 | Running Time: 5:46 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Randy Schekman: Call for papers: PNAS Plus
February 28, 2011 | Running Time: 1:33 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Rutledge Ellis-Behnke: Nano-healing and the future of surgery
February 22, 2011 | Running Time: 4:46 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with David Hillis: Identifying the source of HIV infections in criminal cases
February 7, 2011 | Running Time: 4:32 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Paul Ekman: Microexpressions and the science behind "Lie to Me"
January 18, 2011 | Running Time: 5:37 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Neil Shubin: The "missing link" between fish and land animals
December 13, 2010 | Running Time: 4:56 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Marcel Salathé: Tracking the spread of flu-like diseases in schools
December 10, 2010 | Running Time: 1:48 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Charles J. Weschler: Pollution in indoor environments November 15, 2010 | Running Time: 6:00 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Neil deGrasse Tyson: Dark matter, dark energy, and the Chandra X-ray Observatory
October 18, 2010 | Running Time: 4:27 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Neil deGrasse Tyson: Scientific credibility, public exposure, and irate third-graders
September 27, 2010 | Running Time: 4:55 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Mae Jemison: Public science literacy, and race and gender bias in science education
August 23, 2010 | Running Time: 5:10 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Nathan Wolfe: The origin of malignant malaria
August 9, 2010 | Running Time: 4:36 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Edward C. Holmes: Adaptation and Evolution: The Life of an RNA Virus
March 5, 2010 | Running Time: 4:38 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Alessandro Acquisti: Privacy and Social Security numbers
February 4, 2010 | Running Time: 5:27 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Maureen Cropper: Fundamentals of environmental economics
December 29, 2009 | Running Time: 4:32 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with James Thomson: The future and stem cells
November 23, 2009 | Running Time: 5:03 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Emily Carter: Simulating material behavior
October 26, 2009 | Running Time: 5:33 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Richard G. Klein: Human expansion out of Africa
September 21, 2009 | Running Time: 5:19 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Jennifer Lippincott-Schwartz: Seeing inside cells
September 4, 2009 | Running Time: 5:02 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Randy Schekman
September 4, 2009 | Running Time: 4:48 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Fred Gage: Stem cells in neuromedicine
September 4, 2009 | Running Time: 7:13 Transcript logoView Transcript

Science Sessions with Thomas Wellems: Malaria and vector research
September 4, 2009 | Running Time: 4:50

Science Sessions with Bruce Alberts: Inside Science
September 4, 2009 | Running Time: 5:16)

Science Sessions with Ken Fulton: Examining Proceedings
September 4, 2009 | Running Time: 5:00

Science Sessions with Pamela J. Fraker
September 4, 2009 | Running Time: 4:49

Science Sessions with Ran Nathan
September 4, 2009 | Running Time: 4:43

Science Sessions with Nina Fedoroff
September 4, 2009 | Running Time: 5:38

Science Sessions with Richard T. Durrett
September 4, 2009 | Running Time: 3:16

Science Sessions with C. Owen Lovejoy
September 4, 2009 | Running Time: 5:03

Science Sessions with Albert Libchaber
September 4, 2009 | Running Time: 4:35

Science Sessions with John G. Hildebrand
September 4, 2009 | Running Time: 5:00

Science Sessions with the 2015 Cozzarelli Prize Winners

2015 Cozzarelli Prize Winner Amanda Woerman
July 5, 2016 | Running Time: 6:43 Transcript logoView Transcript

Interview with 2015 Cozzarelli Prize Winners Anne Case and Angus Deaton
July 5, 2016 | Running Time: 6:07 Transcript logoView Transcript

Interview with 2015 Cozzarelli Prize Winners Glaucio Paulino and Evgueni Filipov
June 20, 2016 | Running Time: 6:05 Transcript logoView Transcript

Interview with 2015 Cozzarelli Prize Winner Mark Jacobson
June 20, 2016 | Running Time: 5:29 Transcript logoView Transcript

Interview with 2015 Cozzarelli Prize Winners Will Castleman and Cuneyt Berkdemir
June 6, 2016 | Running Time: 5:51 Transcript logoView Transcript

Interview with 2015 Cozzarelli Prize Winner Yatrik Shah
June 6, 2016 | Running Time: 5:16 Transcript logoView Transcript

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