education

Living the Scientific Life (Scientist, Interrupted)

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tags: education, public outreach, SciCafe, science cafe, AMNH, American Museum of Natural History, NYC, streaming video Who: AMNH paleontologists Dr Mike Novacek and Dr Mark Norell What: free public presentation for kids of all ages, “Travels with Tyrannosaurus” When: tonight, 5 May at 700pm Where: Gottesman Hall of Planet Earth, American Museum of Natural History,…

tags: education, public outreach, SciCafe, science cafe, AMNH, American Museum of Natural History, NYC, streaming video Who: AMNH paleontologists Dr Mike Novacek and Dr Mark Norell What: free public presentation, “Travels with Tyrannosaurus” When: Wednesday, 5 May at 700pm Where: Gottesman Hall of Planet Earth, American Museum of Natural History, Enter at the 81st Street…

tags: Deutsch für Doofe, German for Boneheads, German language, education, Speedyconkiwi, streaming video German for Boneheads: lesson one. How to ask for six fish at the pet store without inadvertently ending up with 60 fish.

Deutsch für Doofe

tags: Deutsch für Doofe, German for Boneheads, German language, education, streaming video Okay, let’s face the facts: my German sucks. Every time someone says something to me in German, my first reaction is to either respond in Spanish or Indonesian or (surprisingly) Japanese. As a result, I am left stammering my way through a ragtag…

tags: The Secret Life of Scientists, careers, Webby Awards, scientists, public outreach, educational, funny, documentary, NOVA, PBS, streaming video Okay, my peeps, I need your help. PBS is airing a NOVA series called “The Secret Life of Scientists.” This miniseries has been nominated for a Webby Award for the Best Documentary Series, and is almost…

Ask A Biologist ReLaunch!

tags: education, public outreach, Ask A Biologist, www, announcement Dave Hone emailed to ask me to announce to you that his popular educational website, Ask a Biologist, has finally found several sponsors and has been relaunched!

Stay Hungry. Stay Foolish.

tags: PiXar, NeXt, Apple computers, technology, follow your passion, education, advice, Stanford University, Steve Jobs, streaming video Steve Jobs demonstrates tremendous tunnel vision as he talks about his life in his 2005 commencement speech at Stanford University. Unfortunately for the rest of the world, this white man with a loving family makes a huge and…

tags: education, public outreach, SciCafe, science cafe, AMNH, American Museum of Natural History, NYC, streaming video Who: Kristin Baldwin, Assistant Professor at Scripps Research’s Department of Cell Biology What: free public presentation, “The Future of Stem Cells” When: TONIGHT at 700pm Where: Gottesman Hall of Planet Earth, American Museum of Natural History, Enter at the…

ScienceBlogs Kicks Ass

tags: Seed Media Group, online media, science news, science writing, public outreach, education, announcement, press release Yesterday, The Mothership (Scienceblogs.com), released their traffic figures from the launch of the site in January 2006 through the first quarter of 2010. These numbers are quite impressive, regardless of which universe you inhabit [free PDF]:

tags: education, public outreach, SciCafe, science cafe, AMNH, American Museum of Natural History, NYC, streaming video Who: Kristin Baldwin, Assistant Professor at Scripps Research’s Department of Cell Biology What: free public presentation, “The Future of Stem Cells” When: Wednesday, 7 April at 700pm Where: Gottesman Hall of Planet Earth, American Museum of Natural History, Enter…