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Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers

Jean Berko Gleason: Psycholinguist

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Jean Berko Gleason is a Professor Emerita at Boston University and was one of the founders of the field of psycholinguistics. She created the famous "wug test," which reveals how children learn the rules of language, such as making singular words plural. While now in her 70s, Jean continues to get around town by driving fast in her sports car.

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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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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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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

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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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