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Judith Horstman: The Scientific American Day in the Life of Your Brain (10/26/09)

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Judith Horstman, Journalist; Author; Teacher

What’s your brain doing, right now? Award-winning journalist Horstman writes about health and medicine for doctors as well as the general public. Her work has appeared in hundreds of publications worldwide and on the Internet. Come here Horstman discuss what your brain is doing as you go through a typical day sleeping, waking, fighting, loving and making important decisions. Read more »

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Walter Bortz: Next Medicine: The Revolution that Will Save American Health (12/8/09)

Walter Bortz, M.D., Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine

Rife with inefficiency, injustice, corruption and rising costs, current medicine is exhibiting all the symptoms of a languishing patient, says Bortz. It may be time to put our medical system through major therapy. Simultaneously, a rigorous new science is teaching us that prevention truly is the best way to stay healthy. Together, we have the makings of a revolution in the way Americans do health. Bortz will show us the way. Read more »

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Panel on Personal Genomic Testing (5/19/09)

Linda Avey, Co-founder, 23andMe
Daniel Ballon, Fellow, Technology Studies, Pacific Research Institute
David Magnus, Associate Professor, Stanford University School of Medicine
Mark Gerstein, Albert Williams Professor of Biomedical Informatics, Molecular Biophysics & Biochemistry, Computer Science, Yale University
Janet Rae-Dupree, Technology and Science Writer, Unboxed Media; Senior Editor, U.S. News & World Report  - Moderator Read more »

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Bruce H. Lipton: The Biology of Belief (5/18/11)

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Bruce Lipton, Ph.D., Author; Motivational Speaker Read more »

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Dr. Michio Kaku: Physics of the Future (3/28/11)

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Physics of the Future

Michio Kaku, Host, “Science Fantastic”; Professor of Physics, City College of New York; Author, Physics of the Future: How Science Will Shape Human Destiny and Our Daily Lives by the Year 2100 Read more »

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Simon Winchester: Atlantic – The Biography of an Ocean (11/14/2010)

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Simon Winchester, Author, Krakatoa, The Professor and the Madman and Atlantic: A Biography of the Ocean
Brian Hackney, Science Editor and Host of "Eye on the Bay," CBS5 - Moderator Read more »

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Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage: Bust a Myth

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Bust a Myth: Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman, Hosts of hit television series, "MythBusters"

In conversation with Moira Gunn, Host, NPR’s "Tech Nation"

Does the Bermuda Triangle defy the laws of physics? Are banana peels really as slippery as they are in slapstick comedy? Finally, a television show that makes science cool.

This program was recorded in front of a live audience at the Commonwealth Club of California on August 6th, 2009

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Making the Web Work for Science (7/28/2009)

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Tim O'Reilly, Founder, O'Reilly Media
Stephen Friend, Founder, Sage
Jimmy Wales, Founder, Wikipedia
John Wilbanks, VP, Science Commons Read more »

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The Evolution of the Dominant Animal, Paul R. Ehrlich, Bing Professor of Population Studies

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PAUL EHRLICH


Bing Professor of Population Studies, Department of Biology, Stanford; Author, The Dominant Animal


In conversation with Moira Gunn, host, NPR's BioTech Nation Read more »

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Innovation and Opportunity from Crisis: The Future Emerges

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Innovation and Opportunity from Crisis: The Future Emerges

Paul Saffo, Technology Forecaster and Futurist
David Ewing Duncan, Contributing Editor and Columnist, Conde Nast Portfolio; Chief Correspondent, NPR's "Biotech Nation"; Director, UC Berkeley Center forLife Science Policy; Author, Experimental Man – Moderator
Drew Endy, Synthetic Biologist, Stanford University
Jonathan Wolfson, CEO, Solazyme
Richard Dare, CEO, Pacific Rim Partners Read more »

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