The director of the SAGE Center for the Study of the Mind at UC Santa Barbara shares the discoveries detailed in his new book, Tales from Both Sides of the Brain: A Life in Neuroscience.
The UMBC president describes his successful efforts in nurturing a new generation of leaders in science, math, engineering and technology.
Bolden discusses his pioneering career and NASA’s space exploration objectives.
A best-selling author and one of only 12 men who have walked on the moon, Aldrin explains his passion for continuing exploration of the solar system.
As we approach Earth Day 2014, one of the leading U.S. scientists on global warming weighs in on the climate change debate.
An international leader in new technologies and approaches for personalized healthcare, Agus explains his latest text, A Short Guide to a Long Life.
The former top doctor of the U.S. and new chair of public health sciences at Xavier University talks about her mission to transform public health.
The author of High Price—a text that’s part memoir and part medical investigation—explains why the war on drugs is being fought with the wrong weapons.
The provocative best-selling author unpacks his new text, the intensely debated The World Until Yesterday.
We celebrate our landmark 2,000th show on PBS with highlights from some of our enlightening, encouraging and empowering conversations over the past 10 years.