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Secret Life of Scientists LIVE

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Faith Salie and Mark Siddall talking.

Meet an all-star cast of scientists who have secrets to share. Explore the frontiers of psychology, biology, and nanotechnology, and discover a side to scientists you’ve never seen before, inspired by NOVA’s The Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers and the Museum’s Shelf Life series. 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.

The discussion took place at the Museum on May 24, 2016. 



Podcast: Download | RSS | iTunes (1 hour 31 mins, 175 MB)

This program was produced in collaboration with The Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers, an Emmy-nominated web series and website from PBS’s NOVA.