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Pint-Sized Science Q&A

Pint-Sized Science Q&A

OK. I’m ready for our interview. Oak Ridge National Laboratory is a place where many people, many scientists get to study different areas and science. So like you experiment things with you know nuclear reactors and how to, and more ways to make clean electricity. I think that you work and you try and keep …

The dangers of mixing drugs – Céline Valéry

The dangers of mixing drugs – Céline Valéry

Which of these three people is doing something risky? Is it the one who takes their cholesterol medication with grapefruit juice? The one who takes Acetaminophen pain relievers for a sore ankle before going out for drinks? Or the one who’s on a blood-thinning medication and takes an aspirin for a headache? Actually, all of …

Program Spotlight: Clinical Lab Sciences

Program Spotlight: Clinical Lab Sciences

If you’ve ever gone to your physician and they’ve ordered a blood test those blood tests comes into the laboratory. So we’re responsible for collection of samples, processing them, running all of the tests, doing some interpretation, and then reporting those results to your physician. Almost all of the medical decisions that the physician is …

Mental Health Apps: How Medicine Can Keep Up With Tech

Mental Health Apps: How Medicine Can Keep Up With Tech

Thanks to Dashlane for sponsoring this episode. Go to dashlane.com/scishowpsych to learn more about Dashlane. [ ♪INTRO ] Silicon Valley thinks they have a solution for everything. Including, apparently, the fact that not everyone around the world who needs mental health care gets it. And at this very moment, there are thousands of mental health …

Neptune Moon Dance (animation)

Neptune Moon Dance (animation)

The Voyager 2 spacecraft discovered Neptune moons Naiad and Thalassa in 1989. The moonlets are only about 60 miles (100 km) wide. If we race along with Thalassa around Neptune, Naiad appears to be moving in a wave -like pattern. That’s because, compared to Thalassa, Naiad’s orbit is tilted by about five degrees. It takes …

Unlock Expert Energy Analysis with REopt Lite

Unlock Expert Energy Analysis with REopt Lite

As our nation’s energy landscape continues to transform, federal agencies need cost-saving and resilient solutions for their sites. For more than 30 years, the Department of Energy’s Federal Energy Management Program (FEMP) has helped federal agencies implement distributed energy projects. But with so many advanced energy opportunities, federal agencies need the ability to weigh the …