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Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers

Steven Pinker: If the World is Safer, Why Can I Still Die?

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Steven Pinker is a Professor in the Department of Psychology at Harvard University. Among many other subjects, he researches and explores cognition, language and the history of human violence. In his off-hours, he appears on "The Colbert Report" where he endures endless jokes about his hair from host Stephen Colbert.

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Video thumbnail: Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers Bisi Ezerioha: The Movies Never Get It Right

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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Video thumbnail: Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers Bisi Ezerioha: The Fast and the Curious

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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Video thumbnail: Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers Jessica Cail: Addictions...From Drugs to Stunts

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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