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Secret Life of Scientists

Secret Life of Scientists
Scientists are just like everyone else -they've got secrets. So who knows what happens when the lab coats come off? Actually, we do. And now you can too. In this series of short, web-exclusive videos, you'll meet intriguing scientists and engineers, and learn about their surprising lives outside the proverbial lab.

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Crystal Dilworth: Shoes Air date: 04-15-2014 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365223757/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Crystal Dilworth recently completed her Ph.D. in Molecular Neuroscience at Cal Tech. Her research has focused on the molecular basis for nicotine dependence. An accomplished life-long dancer, Crystal now choreographs Cal Tech's musical productions. That's right, she teaches other scientists to... /episodes/get/12419 /episode/12419 Secret Life of Scientists: Crystal Dilworth: Shoes /episode-player/12419
Crystal Dilworth: Ballet, Neuroscience & A Man Eating Plant Air date: 04-10-2014 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365220187/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Crystal Dilworth recently completed her Ph.D. in Molecular Neuroscience at Cal Tech. Her research has focused on the molecular basis for nicotine dependence. An accomplished life-long dancer, Crystal now choreographs Cal Tech's musical productions. That's right, she teaches other scientists to... /episodes/get/12375 /episode/12375 Secret Life of Scientists: Crystal Dilworth: Ballet, Neuroscience & A Man Eating Plant /episode-player/12375
Crystal Dilworth: 30 Seconds on Teaching Dance to Scientists Air date: 04-10-2014 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365220188/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Crystal Dilworth recently completed her Ph.D. in Molecular Neuroscience at Cal Tech. Her research has focused on the molecular basis for nicotine dependence. An accomplished life-long dancer, Crystal now choreographs Cal Tech's musical productions. That's right, she teaches other scientists to... /episodes/get/12376 /episode/12376 Secret Life of Scientists: Crystal Dilworth: 30 Seconds on Teaching Dance to Scientists /episode-player/12376
Geoff Tabin: The Invention Of Bungee Jumping Air date: 04-03-2014 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365213664/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Geoff Tabin is a Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences and Director of International Ophthalmology at the John A. Moran Eye Center and University of Utah. He is also the Co-Founder of the Himalayan Cataract Project. While not curing blindness, Geoff climbs mountains around the world. And... /episodes/get/12303 /episode/12303 Secret Life of Scientists: Geoff Tabin: The Invention Of Bungee Jumping /episode-player/12303
Geoff Tabin: Wheeeeeeee! Air date: 04-01-2014 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365212479/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Geoff Tabin is a Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences and Director of International Ophthalmology at the John A. Moran Eye Center and University of Utah. He is also the Co-Founder of the Himalayan Cataract Project. While not curing blindness, Geoff climbs mountains around the world. And... /episodes/get/12287 /episode/12287 Secret Life of Scientists: Geoff Tabin: Wheeeeeeee! /episode-player/12287
Geoff Tabin: Getting Sight Back Air date: 03-27-2014 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365209410/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Geoff Tabin is a Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences and Director of International Ophthalmology at the John A. Moran Eye Center and University of Utah. He is also the Co-Founder of the Himalayan Cataract Project. While not curing blindness, Geoff climbs mountains around the world. And... /episodes/get/12220 /episode/12220 Secret Life of Scientists: Geoff Tabin: Getting Sight Back /episode-player/12220
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Erika Ebbel: Biochemist
Erika Ebbel is a biochemist currently pursuing her Ph.D. at Boston University School of Medicine. She was also Miss Massachusetts in 2004 and competed in the Miss America pageant.
Air date: 02/05/2010
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http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/1405810329/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Erika Ebbel is a biochemist currently pursuing her Ph.D. at Boston University School of Medicine. She was also Miss Massachusetts in 2004 and competed in the Miss America pageant. /episodes/get/3106 /episode/3106 Secret Life of Scientists: Erika Ebbel: Biochemist /episode-player/3106
Erika Ebbel: 30 Second Science
Air date: 02/05/2010
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http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365153849/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false /episodes/get/11458 /episode/11458 Secret Life of Scientists: Erika Ebbel: 30 Second Science /episode-player/11458
Erika Ebbel: 10 Questions for Erika
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365153856/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false /episodes/get/11459 /episode/11459 Secret Life of Scientists: Erika Ebbel: 10 Questions for Erika /episode-player/11459
Adrienne Block: Geologist
Adrienne Block is a geologist and is working on her Ph.D. in Earth and Environmental Sciences at Columbia University. She is also an accomplished, concert-level bassoonist.
Air date: 02/19/2010
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http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/1416970818/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Adrienne Block is a geologist and is working on her Ph.D. in Earth and Environmental Sciences at Columbia University. She is also an accomplished, concert-level bassoonist. /episodes/get/3094 /episode/3094 Secret Life of Scientists: Adrienne Block: Geologist /episode-player/3094
Adrienne Block: 10 Questions for Adrienne
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365153736/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false /episodes/get/11454 /episode/11454 Secret Life of Scientists: Adrienne Block: 10 Questions for Adrienne /episode-player/11454
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