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.

Plants vs. Zombies - strategies for a successful research career

submitted by: bartneck

Making a career as a researcher in academia is very difficult. I am using the iPhone game Plants versus Zombies as a metaphor to highlight good strategies for wining the game and to succeed in your career. The main conclusions are that time is of the essence, that you must maintain research as your prime objective and that you should use extra help, such as copy editors, to improve your research output.

Research and Extension Organization of the University of the Philippines Los Baños

submitted by: UP Los Baños

The University’s human manpower is composed of competent faculty and staff with expertise representing various disciplines in the fields of sciences and the arts. UP Los Baños works on a structure that sees to better and judicious management of resources such as manpower and infrastructure.

Why Write? Communicating Your Results to Further Scientific Knowledge (MWV36)

submitted by: MicrobeWorld
On March 18, 2010, Roberto Kolter, Harvard Medical School and ASM President, gave a presentation to a group of graduate and postdoctoral students on why scientists need to be able to communicate effectively. This talk opened up the 2010 ASM Scientific Writing and Publishing Institute that was held at ASM Headquarters in Washington, DC on March 18 - 21, 2010. The Institute provides four days of hands-on intensive training in scientific writing and publishing under the mentorship of ASM...

Introduction to the RGD Phenotypes and Models Portal

submitted by: jennifer.r.smith

Despite what our name might imply, the Rat Genome Database contains much more than just genomic and genetic data for the rat. This video will give you an overview of the RGD Phenotypes and Models portal—a rich resource of information on topics including animal husbandry, identifying what rat strains are good models for certain human diseases, and normal physiological measurements for a variety of rat strains.

Gebirgsforschung Schweiz 2008 - TourEspace, un consortium suisse de recherches en tourisme

Webcast von: Gebirgsforschung Schweiz 2008, Brig. Symposium 10 September 2008.
Marie-Françoise Perruchoud-Massy, F&E-Consortium TourEspace / Haute Ecole Spécialisée Valais, Sierre