San Diego Science Festival -- Nifty Fifty -- Dr. Javier Movellan

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Dr. Javier Movellan speaks to students of Sacred Heart Middle School about machine intelligence.

San Diego Science Festival -- Nifty Fifty -- Dr. Sara Mednick

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Dr. Sara Mednick describes the science of napping at Standley Middle School.

San Diego Science Festival -- Lunch with a Laureate -- Dr. Kurt Withrich

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Nobel Laureate Kurt Wuthrich joins students of High Tech High - Chula Vista in an informal Q&A.

San Diego Science Festival -- Festival Program -- Dumbledore's Transconfiguration Class -- Dr. Alan McCormack

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Learn about the Science of the Magic of Harry Potter with Dr. Alan McCormack. This Festival Program was a teacher training program geared at exciting kids by integrating the science behind the some of the magic of their favorite movie Harry Potter.

Germ Proof Your Kids MWV26

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Parents are often presented with conflicting messages about germs and cleanliness. On the one hand, the news headlines warn us about dangerous "superbugs." On the other hand, there is growing concern that over-cleaning and excessive hygiene may weaken children's immune systems. Fortunately, there is real, vetted science available to help us understand how to best protect, without overprotecting, our kids. In episode 26 of MicrobeWorld Video, we talk with Dr. Harley Rotbart, author of Germ...

Modeling a science project video

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HS students created a model of a science project video as challenge for other students. From brainstorming ideas to making conclusions based on evidence.

ResearchGATE

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ResearchGATE - the scientific network

San Diego Science Festival

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The Inaugural San Diego Science Festival will unite our community to showcase the Science & Innovation that makes San Diego unique! Join us for the first full-scale celebration of Science the West Coast has ever seen! The month-long event celebrates the Science and Innovation all around us with events, lectures, and activites countywide to engage all audiences from students, to teachers, to parents, to science professionals, or anyone that is just curious. For more information see:...

Science & Social Media: Nancy Shute, US News & World Report

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On Jan. 6, 2009, in Arlington, Virginia, the National Science Foundation, The Ballston Science and Technology Alliance, and BioInformatics, LLC, hosted a Cafe Scientifique on Science and Social Media. In the final segment of this 4 part video, Nancy Shute, Senior Writer for science and medicine at US News & World Report, talks about how she is encouraging science writers to use Twitter and other social networking tools to report science. As a journalist, Nancy plays an important role in...

Science & Social Media: Chris Condayan, ASM/MicrobeWorld

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On Jan. 6, 2009, in Arlington, Virginia, the National Science Foundation, The Ballston Science and Technology Alliance, and BioInformatics, LLC, hosted a Cafe Scientifique on Science and Social Media. In part 2 of this 4 part video, Chris Condayan, Manager of Public Outreach for the American Society of Microbiology, shares some examples of new media in action in both communications between scientists as well as with the public at large. Condayan has written extensively on the subject of new...