Podcasts

What Are You Made Of? The Microbiome Study Reveal

What Are You Made Of? The Microbiome Study Reveal

Dr. Paul Planet of The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Dr. Jeffrey Shaman of Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health, and Museum Curator Rob DeSalle discuss what they have learned so far from an active research project where visitors to the Museum donated their microbes to science.

Tags: Podcasts, microbiome, Lectures

The Naturalist

The Naturalist

Darrin Lunde, collection manager at the National Museum of Natural History, presents the story of Theodore Roosevelt and how his lifelong passion for the natural world set the stage for America’s wildlife conservation movement.

Tags: Podcasts, Lectures, Natural resources

Secret Life of Scientists LIVE

Secret Life of Scientists LIVE

Meet an all-star cast of scientists who have secrets to share. Hosted by Faith Salie of NPR’s “Wait, Wait…Don’t Tell Me!,” the program features Museum curators Melanie Stiassny, an ichthyologist, and Mark Siddalla parasitologist, as well as experimental psychologist Steven Pinker, and nanotech researcher Rich Robinson.

Tags: Podcasts, Lectures, science

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