Research with Mark Shriver at PSU

submitted by: MarkShriver

Mark briefly describes his lab's research goals and efforts.

Saving Young Lives in Zambia

submitted by: busph
Anti-malarial drugs are being used inappropriately for sick children in Zambia -- a problem that can be addressed by arming community health workers with a simple rapid-diagnostic test and a supply of antibiotics, a study led by researchers at Boston University School of Public Health has found. Listen to Kojo Yeboah-Antwi, assistant professor of international health at BUSPH, and David Hamer, professor of international health at BUSPH, discuss the study. Learn more at...

The ZBW is your pilot (reloaded)

submitted by: ZBW

We have chosen the implementation of our new corporate design as an occasion to reshoot our video “The ZBW is your pilot”. Have a look at how we as a library 2.0 provide you with economic information – online or at our branches in Kiel and Hamburg.

SPACEPOL Academic Publishers: Books This Autumn

submitted by: spnw

SPACEPOL Books This Autumn 2010 presents perhaps the only textbook to cut past the technology hype that is causing many governments and companies to struggle with technology spending decisions. Technological Revolution as Political Coup D'etat (ISBN13: 9789529950843) will be released this fall. Multidisciplinary expert and author Gunnar K. A. Njalsson talks about why policymakers, students, professors, journalists and other professionals should be interested.

Progress and Promise in Parkinson's

submitted by: CIRMTV

Parkinson's disease is a neurodegenerative disease that affects nearly a million people in the U.S. No cure exists and current medications become less effective over time. This video provides a patient's perspective of living with Parkinson's and a scientist's efforts to better understand the disease using novel stem cell research strategies.

Progress and Promise in Huntington's

submitted by: CIRMTV

Huntington's disease (HD) is a genetic neurodegenerative disorder that typically strikes in a person's thirties and leads to death 10-15 years later. Through firsthand stories, this video describes the devastating impact of the disease on families, the inspirational power of patient advocacy, and the promise of stem cell research to find a cure.

Clarke' Snell - Why Science Is Cool

submitted by: clarkesnell2014

Sure you could cover different singular aspects of science...inventions, concepts, and people...but why not talk about ALL the aspects combined! When you do, you realize science is pretty darn cool...

Topic - Why Science Is Cool
Starring - Clarke' Snell (as herself)
- Clarke' Snell (as a nerdy teacher)
Song - Blinded Me With Science (Thomas Dolby)

representing Keystone National High School and the KSNH Bio Club

Did You Know?

submitted by: alevga17

In this video we have tidbits of information on how science is incorporated in ever day life. Fun facts through the use of sock puppets and random at that.

Ron Walters on the “National Interagency Genome Science Coordinating Committee”

submitted by: JGI

Ron Walters from Pacific Northwest National Laboratory discusses the federal response to threats of bioterrorism on June 2, 2010 at the "Sequencing, Finishing, Analysis in the Future" meeting in Santa Fe, NM.

Mary Neu delivers "Los Alamos National Laboratory Overview"

submitted by: JGI

Mary Neu, Associate Director for Chemistry, Life and Earth Sciences at Los Alamos National Laboratory, delivers opening remarks at the "Sequencing, Finishing, Analysis in the Future" meeting in Santa Fe, NM on June 2, 2010.