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Video thumbnail: Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers Matt Denton: How to Make a Lovable Robot

Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers

Matt Denton: How to Make a Lovable Robot

Matt Denton makes BB-8 so lovable that they both wind up on the red carpet.

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Matt Denton: How to Make a Lovable Robot

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Video thumbnail: Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers Matt Denton: Cinema 101: The Uses of Deodorant

Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers

Matt Denton: Cinema 101: The Uses of Deodorant

Matt Denton stays dry and smells fine with deodorant in his toolkit of cinematic wizardry.

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Matt Denton: Cinema 101: The Uses of Deodorant

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Video thumbnail: Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers Matt Denton: An Amazing Journey...To a Galaxy Far, Far Away

Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers

Matt Denton: An Amazing Journey...To a Galaxy Far, Far Away

Matt Denton uses his electronics expertise to engineer a cute little robot named BB-8.

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Matt Denton: An Amazing Journey...To a Galaxy Far, Far Away

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Video thumbnail: Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers Matt Denton: BB-8: A Star Wars Droid's Seven Secrets

Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers

Matt Denton: BB-8: A Star Wars Droid's Seven Secrets

If a cat is supposed to have nine lives, Matt Denton explains, BB-8 has at least seven...

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Matt Denton: BB-8: A Star Wars Droid's Seven Secrets

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Video thumbnail: Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers Kathy Reichs: Only for David Duchovny

Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers

Kathy Reichs: Only for David Duchovny

Kathy Reichs gets bamboozled into appearing on an episode of "Bones".

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Kathy Reichs: Only for David Duchovny

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Video thumbnail: Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers Kathy Reichs: She Couldn't Even Dissect a Frog

Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers

Kathy Reichs: She Couldn't Even Dissect a Frog

Kathy Reichs couldn't dissect a frog in high school, but writes "disgusting" episodes.

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Kathy Reichs: She Couldn't Even Dissect a Frog

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Video thumbnail: Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers Kathy Reichs: Digging Up "Bones"

Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers

Kathy Reichs: Digging Up "Bones"

Kathy Reichs solves mysteries at work and creates mysteries in her novels and in "Bones".

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Kathy Reichs: Digging Up "Bones"

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Video thumbnail: Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers Dame Stephanie Shirley: Kindertransport

Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers

Dame Stephanie Shirley: Kindertransport

Dame Stephanie is one of 10,000 Jewish children sent to live safe new lives in the the U.K

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Dame Stephanie Shirley: Kindertransport

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Video thumbnail: Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers Dame Stephanie Shirley: Great Dame

Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers

Dame Stephanie Shirley: Great Dame

Dame Stephanie Shirley hobnobs with the Queen, but still insists that you call her "Steve.

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Dame Stephanie Shirley: Great Dame

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Video thumbnail: Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers Dame Stephanie Shirley: Our Women's Company

Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers

Dame Stephanie Shirley: Our Women's Company

Dame Stephanie Shirley breaks through a million glass ceilings with her all-female company

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Dame Stephanie Shirley: Our Women's Company

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Video thumbnail: Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers Cheri Blauwet: Having a Disability Makes Me a Better Doctor

Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers

Cheri Blauwet: Having a Disability Makes Me a Better Doctor

Knowing that everyone is "only temporarily able-bodied" helps Cheri connect with patients.

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Cheri Blauwet: Having a Disability Makes Me a Better Doctor

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Video thumbnail: Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers Cheri Blauwet: I’m the Doctor, Not the Patient

Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers

Cheri Blauwet: I’m the Doctor, Not the Patient

Gold medalist Cheri Blauwet becomes a doctor and opens eyes to the idea of "disabilities".

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Cheri Blauwet: I’m the Doctor, Not the Patient

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Video thumbnail: Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers Cheri Blauwet: I Brought Home the Gold…in a Wheelchair

Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers

Cheri Blauwet: I Brought Home the Gold…in a Wheelchair

Cheri Blauwet gets talked into finding her passion.... which eventually turns to gold.

2:48

Cheri Blauwet: I Brought Home the Gold…in a Wheelchair

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Video thumbnail: Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers John Horgan: The Secret Life of Terrorists

Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers

John Horgan: The Secret Life of Terrorists

John Horgan collects the stories of former terrorists.

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John Horgan: The Secret Life of Terrorists

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Video thumbnail: Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers John Horgan: The Dangers of Hanging Out with Terrorists

Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers

John Horgan: The Dangers of Hanging Out with Terrorists

John Horgan interviews an IRA terrorist and wonders if he's made a huge mistake.

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John Horgan: The Dangers of Hanging Out with Terrorists

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Video thumbnail: Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers John Horgan: There's Always Hope

Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers

John Horgan: There's Always Hope

John Horgan studies terrorists and finds nuance and complexity where others see only evil.

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John Horgan: There's Always Hope

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Video thumbnail: Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers Nicole Prause: What Women (Don't) Need

Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers

Nicole Prause: What Women (Don't) Need

A bunch of men try to create a kind of "female viagra," but they forget to talk to women.

2:43

Nicole Prause: What Women (Don't) Need

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Video thumbnail: Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers Nicole Prause: Great Balls of Fire

Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers

Nicole Prause: Great Balls of Fire

Nicole Prause finally gets a Harley Davidson... and all hell breaks loose!

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Nicole Prause: Great Balls of Fire

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Video thumbnail: Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers Nicole Prause: You Gotta Fight for Your Right to do Science

Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers

Nicole Prause: You Gotta Fight for Your Right to do Science

Nicole Prause asks questions about human sexuality that scare other scientists.

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Nicole Prause: You Gotta Fight for Your Right to do Science

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Video thumbnail: Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers Chris Hadfield: The Universe Surrounds You

Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers

Chris Hadfield: The Universe Surrounds You

Chris Hadfield takes a walk in outer - and inner - space.

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Chris Hadfield: The Universe Surrounds You

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Video thumbnail: Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers Chris Hadfield: Deep Questions for a Star Man

Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers

Chris Hadfield: Deep Questions for a Star Man

We ask astronaut Chris Hadfield a bunch of silly questions.

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Chris Hadfield: Deep Questions for a Star Man

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Video thumbnail: Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers Chris Hadfield: Space Oddity

Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers

Chris Hadfield: Space Oddity

Chris Hadfield makes a music video tribute to David Bowie and returns a viral sensation.

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Chris Hadfield: Space Oddity

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Video thumbnail: Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers Janet Iwasa: Animating HIV

Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers

Janet Iwasa: Animating HIV

Janet Iwasa uses heranimation skills to depict HIV cells.

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Janet Iwasa: Animating HIV

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Video thumbnail: Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers Janet Iwasa: Science Goes Hollywood

Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers

Janet Iwasa: Science Goes Hollywood

Janet Iwasa studies animation in Hollywood.

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Janet Iwasa: Science Goes Hollywood

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