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    • Units, Units Everywhere 

      Ludovice, Peter J.; Hunt, William D. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-11-05)
    • Updates on the Origin of Life 

      Ludovice, Peter J.; Williams, Loren D.; Harvey, Steve (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-08-22)
      Loren Williams from the Georgia Tech Center for Ribosomal Origins and Evolution joins us to discuss new developments in the chemical search for the origin of life on earth.
    • Voice Sythesis - From Darth Vader to Princess Leia 

      Ludovice, Peter J.; Hunt, William D.; Barnwell, Thomas (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-05-05)
      Tom Barnwell, from the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Georgia Tech, joins us to discuss the history of research and development on speech theory, processing and synthesis and how the synthesized voice is ...
    • Volcanology: Geology, not Mr. Spock 

      Ludovice, Peter J.; Dufek, Josef (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-01-25)
      Josef Dufek, from the Georgia Tech School of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences will join us to talk about the baddest geological event on the planet: Volcanoes.
    • Warning - Darwin in Science Class 

      Hunt, William D.; Selman, Jeffrey; Ludovice, Peter J. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-04-07)
      Jeff Selman, lead plaintiff in the landmark case Selman vs. Cobb County School District, will join us to talk about the fallout from this 2002 attempt to constrain the teaching of evolution in Georgia. We will also explore ...
    • Water on Mars 

      Ludovice, Peter J.; Wray, James; Leavey, Jennifer; Greco, Ed (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2015-09-30)
      James Wray of the Georgia Tech School of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences joins us to discuss his lab’s work involving NASA, and two of his graduate students Luju Ojha, and Mary Beth Wilhelm that recently discovered flowing ...
    • Weapons Grade Allegations 

      Ludovice, Peter J.; Hunt, William D.; Tedder, Dan (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-01-14)
    • Welcome Back Bill 

      Ludovice, Peter J.; Hunt, William D. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-08-20)
    • What am I Looking at? 

      Ludovice, Peter J.; Wagner, Alan; Leavey, Jennifer; Gaul, Jon; Greco, Ed (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2015-07-22)
      Alan Wagner, from the Georgia Tech Research Institute joins us to discuss his approach to typing and characterizing video with computers, and how this may provide useful information to the blind. Alan discussed trust issues ...
    • What I Did on My Summer Vacation 

      Ludovice, Peter J.; Altman, Trent (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-08-05)
      After a long break due to Summer travel Pete is back, and he and Trent catch up on Science in the News and what they did during their summer travels. Topics include engineering education in Europe and the Middle East, LED ...
    • What's in the Water 

      Ludovice, Peter J.; Hunt, William D.; Bottomley, Lawrence A. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-11-26)
    • What's New with Chips 

      Ludovice, Peter J.; Hunt, William D.; Henderson, Cliff (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-06)
      Cliff Henderson, from the School of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering at Georgia Tech will discuss the latest developments in microelectronics research and how this is being used to make computer chips for the next ...
    • When Hollywood Goes Boom 

      Ludovice, Peter J.; Noel, Casey (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-01-18)
      We’ll chat with special effects and stunt rigger Casey Noel of NAC Effects & Prop Animation on the technology and logistics behind explosions and other movie effects. Casey has worked on a number of movies from the ...
    • Where Did We Come From - The Ribosome 

      Williams, Loren D.; Ludovice, Peter J.; Hud, Nick; Hunt, William D. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-04-21)
      Loren Williams (director of the NASA-funded Center for Ribosomal Evolution at Georgia Tech) and Nick Hud (director of NSF-funded Origins Project at Georgia Tech) discuss the molecular origin of life on this planet and how ...
    • Where Do Drugs Come from 

      Ludovice, Peter J.; Hunt, William D.; Thien, Michael (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011-04-13)
      Michael Thien, Vice President of Science, Technology and Global Pharmaceutical Commercialization for Merck Manufacturing will discuss how modern pharmaceuticals are discovered and developed.
    • Why Johnny Can't Communicate 

      Ludovice, Peter J.; Hunt, William D.; Bourgeois, Christina; Mohalley-Snedeker, Jacqueline (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-04-22)
      The public's understanding of science and technology is only as good as the ability of scientists and engineers to communicate its significance. Jacqueline Mohalley Snedeker and Christina Bourgeois, who are responsible for ...
    • Why Plants Don't Want to be Turned into Gasoline 

      Ludovice, Peter J.; Hunt, William D.; Smith, Jeremy (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-08-25)
      Jeremy Smith of the Center for Molecular Biophysics at Oak Ridge National Laboratory joins us to discuss what can we do with supercomputers and neutrons to help quietly persuade these plants to cooperate (it could be very ...
    • Women in Engineering II 

      Ludovice, Peter J.; Hunt, William D.; Cocke, Wendy; Begley, Sarah; Newton, Ashley (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-10-29)
    • Women, Science and Technology 

      Ludovice, Peter J.; Hunt, William D.; Colatrella, Carol; Realff, Mary Lynn; Fox, Mary Frank (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-04-28)
      The co-directors of the Georgia Tech Women, Science and Technology program, Carol Colatrella, Mary Frank Fox and Mary Lynn Realff, join us to talk about the changing role of women in science and engineering.
    • The World According to Bud 

      Ludovice, Peter J.; Hunt, William D.; Peterson, G. P. (George P.) (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-09-02)
      The 11th President of Georgia Tech, Dr. G. P. (Bud) Peterson has been advising government, industry and academics on science and technology for years. He will sit down with us to discuss the future of science and technology ...