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Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers

30 Second Science: Ian Lipkin

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Ian Lipkin is a self-described “microbe hunter.” A professor at Columbia University, he does research on a wide array of infectious diseases. When Ian’s not in the lab, he helps Hollywood put science up on the silver screen. Among his many other contributions to the film "Contagion," Ian taught Gwyneth Paltrow how to have a seizure.

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Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers

Bisi Ezerioha: The Movies Never Get It Right

Bisi reveals that even the very coolest car movies typically get the science wrong.

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Bisi Ezerioha: The Movies Never Get It Right

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Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers

Bisi Ezerioha: The Fast and the Curious

Bisi Ezerioha takes things apart and puts them together so they'll go VROOM!

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Bisi Ezerioha: The Fast and the Curious

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Video thumbnail: Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers Jessica Cail: My Doctorate in Bullwhip

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Jessica Cail: My Doctorate in Bullwhip

Jessica Cail describes her favorite onscreen whip-wielding... including her own.

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Jessica Cail: My Doctorate in Bullwhip

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Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers

Jessica Cail: Addictions...From Drugs to Stunts

Jessica Cail studies addictions and then she beats people up in TV shows and movies.

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Jessica Cail: Addictions...From Drugs to Stunts

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