Real science is exploding in popular entertainment – and a TV series, Science Goes to the Movies, feeds the growing interest with an entertaining, accessible look at real-life counterparts to the science embedded in today’s films and TV shows.
Now a free app for Apple or Android brings the series directly to your phone or tablet. Download it now: Apple or Android
Episodes are also available for viewing anytime online or on select public television stations.
Faith Salie (NPR and CBS Sunday Morning) and neuroscientist Dr. Heather Berlin are co-hosts for the first 26 episodes. Guests include cutting-edge scientists and pop culture celebrities in entertaining conversations about movies and science.
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Society for Science & the Public (Society) today announced that Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: REGN) is the new title sponsor of the Science Talent Search. Selected through a competitive process that garnered interest from the nation’s leading companies and philanthropists, Regeneron will become only the third sponsor in 75 years of the nation’s oldest and most prestigious high school science competition.
The new sponsorship will be celebrated at a special event today at the American Museum of Natural History, which is known for its extensive science education program. The event will be hosted by astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson, Ph.D., Frederick P. Rose director of the Hayden Planetarium at the American Museum of Natural History, and can be viewed via webcast at 9:00 a.m. EDT at http://edge.media-server.com/m/go/sciencetalentsearch.
Regeneron is committing $100 million to support the Science Talent Search and other Society programs through 2026 and will assume title sponsorship of the competition effectively immediately. As part of its commitment, Regeneron is nearly doubling the overall award distribution to $3.1 million annually, increasing the top award to $250,000, and doubling the awards for the top 300 young scientists and their schools to $2,000 each. During its history, the Science Talent Search has provided more than $25 million in awards to over 8,500 students and schools.
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This London 2012 Olympics video, was created as a motivational piece also for the legacy of London 2012. Look at what is being said and ask yourself, are you going for what you want in your life, or are you busy watching other people and staying stagnant. This video was made at a point where it was hard to feel like a WINNER, but there is nothing more powerful than being able to express yourself through creativity. Go for your dreams, never stop. Chiller Scheme's And The Winner is... Video Presentation outlines what is needed to be a Winner (link here) - http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL11195D972F3CE84E Follow Chiller Scheme's Twitter here :- Chiller Scheme Twitter - http://www.twitter.com/mrscheme
WITH SWIMSUIT SEASON JUST AROUND THE CORNER, IT’S THE PERFECT TIME TO GET BACK ON THE FITNESS AND NUTRITION TRACK. NATIONALLY RECOGNIZED HEALTH AND NUTRITION EXPERT, SHARON LIAO HAS TIPS ON HOW TO INCORPORATE HEALTHY HABITS INTO YOUR EVERYDAY LIFE.
As the New Year kicks off, keeping up with New Year’s resolutions to eat right is top of mind for many. According to a 2009 consumer survey, two out of the top three most popular New Year’s resolutions involve developing better living and eating habits, yet many fail to keep their resolutions past the first month. To help women keep their goals for improved eating habits, Tyson Foods and registered dietitian Tara Miller have teamed up to give women smart living tips using lean, recipe-ready ingredients, like Tyson® Grilled & Ready™ chicken.
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