Dr. Michael Fiore, Director, University of Wisconsin Center For Tobacco Research and Intervention
Director of the University of Wisconsin Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention, Dr. Mike Fiore discusses tobacco use in America and ways to change our society and alleviate dependence on the drug.
Derek Hei, Technical Director, UW Waisman Clinical Biomanufacturing Facility and Jordana Lenon, Public Information Officer/Outreach, Wisconsin National Primate Research Center, UW-Madison, Waisman Center
Hear all about embryonic stem cells and the work being done at the National Stem Cell Bank.
David Drake, Assistant Professor, Department of Forest and Wildlife Ecology, UW-Madison.
David Drake takes a closer look at the positive and negative interactions between humans and wildlife in urban settings.
John Pray, Clinical Professor of Law, University of Wisconsin Law School
Professor Pray speaks of the Wisconsin Innocence Project in which DNA evidence has been used to prove inmates innocence.
Dr. Lee Hood, Institute for Systems Biology
Dr. Lee Hood spends a little time explaining his life and career before discussing systems of biology and medicine.
Dr. Oliver Smithies, School of Medicine, UNC-Chapel Hill
Dr. Oliver Smithies talks about his career and his research with genes.
Jenny Saffran, Professor, Department of Psychology and the Waisman Center, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Professor Jenny Saffran speaks about how babies are able to learn language. She explains how babies are incredible learners, soaking up enormous amounts of information in several different ways. Jenny is an investigator at the Infant Learning Lab located in the Waisman Center.
John Broihahn, State Archeologist and Keith Jasin, Masters Student in Cultural Anthropology, UW-Milwaukee, State Archeologist
Wisconsin celebrates Historic Preservation and Archaeology Month each May. John H. Broihahn as he shares interesting details about the mounds and burial-mound building development in Wisconsin.
Bruce Johnson Tina Hauser, Wisconsin Public Television
Bruce Johnson talks about the history of television and Tina Hauser discusses the gains of switching away from antenna TVs and what we need to know about this switch.
Katrina Forest, Professor, Department of Bacteriology, UW-Madison
Professor Forest discusses microbiology, the complexity of infections, the technology of protein crystallography, and results from her lab studies.