Lee Rainie

Jan. 30, 2015

Scientists and the Public Disagree on Key Issues

Is it possible to shift public opinion on controversial scientific issues?

lee rainie, tim o'brien, michael lacour, vaccine, vaccinations, gmos, science

Mar. 14, 2014

As the Web Turns 25, Where Is It Going Next?

We celebrate the web’s 25th birthday with an archival clip of Tim Berners-Lee, the web’s inventor, and take a look ahead with Lee Rainie of the Pew Research Center.

www, world wide web, internet project at the pew research center, lee rainie, sir tim berners-lee


Michael Pollan Talks Plants and Food

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Cephalopod Spectacular


Mystery Box

Teaching Ancient Nautilus New Tricks

\tWith its heavy outer shell, weak vision, and primitive brain, the nautilus lacks much of the excitement of the more flashy and cunning cephalopods. Yet a series of experiments by evolutionary biologists Dr. Jennifer Basil and Robyn Crook involving fish juice, blue lights, and mazes dispels the notion that this ancient species is incapable of basic learning and throws into question the origins of cephalopods' intellectual prowess.

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