RSVP for The COVID-19 Dashboard: Deciphering the Data, Visualizing the Virus



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How is complex data collected and used to improve our understanding of the COVID-19 pandemic? RSVP here to join us on 9/30 at 1PM PDT/4PM EDT. You’ve likely been using it for months to track the global spread of COVID-19. Certainly you’ve seen the charts, graphs, and gifs that are…

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Watch Picture a Scientist Panel

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Picture a Scientist chronicles the researchers who are writing a new chapter for women scientists. Characterized by Science Magazine as “sweeping in scope yet intimately compelling,” the film leads viewers on a journey deep into the very personal experiences of female researchers who have confronted a range of challenges from…

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Watch Human Nature Panel

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The Science & Entertainment Exchange Presents a Special Pre-Release Viewing and Talk-Back for the New Documentary Human Nature. From executive producer Dan Rather and director Adam Bolt, and the co-writer and editor of the Oscar-winning film Inside Job, comes the story of the biggest tech revolution of the 21st Century.…

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Watch This too shall pass

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Cultural Programs of the National Academy of Sciences and The Science & Entertainment Exchange Present: This Too Shall Pass: Creativity in the Time of COVID-19 In our next installment of this event series, we are continuing to focus on the ways art and creativity often thrive in a crisis, giving…

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Watch Science Speed Dating

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Listen to five quick-fire talks by experts whose work spans a range of scientific fields. Hear about research taking place on the cutting edge of science, peer into the possibilities of our technological future, and leave inspired by a STEMM smorgasbord of ideas! Speakers: Chris S. Crawford is an Assistant…

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Watch The Vaccine – Where, When, and for Whom?

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Almost as soon as the world began to track the progress of the COVID-19 pandemic, our attention shifted to the possibility of a vaccine. Tune in to this fascinating conversation with one of the world’s experts in vaccine who will describe the revolutionary approach being taken by the Human Vaccines…

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Watch Body on a Chip: Exclusive Conversation w/ Visionary Scientist Anthony Atala

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Body on a Chip: Exclusive Conversation w/ Visionary Scientist Anthony Atala The vast majority of new medications in development fail. The few that ultimately get approved for human use may have unpredictable effects, or the outcome may not be known for months, as with cancer, when it may be too…

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Watch This Too Shall Pass: Creativity in the Time of COVID-19

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Cultural Programs of the National Academy of Sciences and The Science & Entertainment Exchange Present: This Too Shall Pass: Creativity in the Time of COVID-19 One of the most visible and immediate creative responses to COVID-19 was musical. Videos quickly went viral on social media platforms showing homebound apartment dwellers…

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Watch The Viruses That Make Us Human

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The Viruses That Make Us Human and Other Surprises from 4 Billion Years of Evolution Read this article about the event from The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. If you think that feathers arose to help animals fly or lungs to help animals walk on land, you’d be…

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Watch Virtual STEMM Education Care Package: Stay Safe, Stay Schooled, Stay Sane

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A Virtual STEMM Education Care Package: Stay Safe, Stay Schooled, Stay Sane For those who have been helping young learners at home over the past few months, The Exchange wants to provide you with a science care package to help in these difficult times. Now is the time for preparing…

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