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Dopamine and Desire: The Neuroscience of Captivating Writing with Bill Birchard

In this enlightening podcast episode, Bill Birchard, a seasoned journalist and business writer, delves into the fascinating world of writing and its impact on the brain. Through extensive research,...

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Thriving in Industry: Key Lessons for Scientists with David Giltner, Ph.D.

Introduction This week’s episode features David Giltner, Ph.D. David is an accomplished figure in the field of technology commercialization, product development, and career design, with over two decades of...

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Scientists as Problem-Solvers: Applying Scientific Insights to Global Challenges, with Nicholas Dirks, Ph.D.

Overview: This episode of the show features Nicholas Dirks, Ph.D., President and CEO of The New York Academy of Sciences. Discussion Highlights: The rapid pace of technological change, from...

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Navigating Transitions: Insights from Aditya Mahara, Ph.D. on Science and Industry Shifts

Introduction: Welcome to the When Science Speaks podcast. In this episode, Mark is joined by Aditya Mahara, a seasoned senior product manager in the health tech industry. Aditya shares...

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From Basic Research to Community-Building and Entrepreneurship with Elena Itskovich, Ph.D.

Early Academic Journey Elena’s journey from studying physics and computer science to discovering her passion for life sciences and medicine. Overcoming challenges in academic pursuits and finding her calling...

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Science Policy Lessons and a Passion for the Marine Environment with Amber Mace, Ph.D.

This week’s episode features Amber Mace, Ph.D., CEO of the California Council on Science & Technology (CCST). We discuss Amber’s early career in science policy, her upcoming transition from...

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Introducing Science Shorts short video highlights from podcast episodes. Now available on the new When Science Speaks YouTube channel.

Full-length audio episodes of When Science Speaks now are accompanied by short videos – Science Shorts – that highlight the major take-aways and recommendations in episodes. You can check out Science Shorts on the podcast’s new Youtube channel.

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