Up Close with Ira Flatow: The Magic of Science, April 2010

Award winning science correspondent and TV journalist Ira Flatow, the host of Science Friday on PRI (Public Radio International), is the guest on this episode of Conversations from the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center.
As an anchor of the show Science Friday, Ira brings radio and Internet listeners a lively, informative discussion on science, technology, health, space and the environment.  He is the founder and president of the Science Friday Initiative, a non-profit company dedicated to creating radio, TV and Internet projects that make science a topic of discussion around the dinner table.
Ira brings his knowledge, and background, in science and technology to the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center for an entertaining discussion, hosted by Dr. James W. Davis, Professor Emeritus of Political Science at Washington University in St. Louis.

This program brings the viewer a series of in-depth discussions from leaders throughout the area on a variety of biotechnical and science subjects.

Up Close with Ira Flatow: The Magic of Science, April 2010

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Join us for a discussion about 39 North, the 600-acre innovation district built to help strengthen St. Louis' innovation ecosystem through Ag Tech Innovation.

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Join us for an inside look at one reporter’s personal journey of finding a story that surprised her and the public backlash that followed.

Let's Talk About...People, Plants and Partnerships: The Mizzou Connection

Come learn about the partnership between the University of Missouri and the Danforth Center and how it is impacting the region.

Let's Talk About... Next Generation Bioenergy, May 2016

Learn how Energy Department scientists and researchers are working to sustainably transform the nation's abundant renewable resources into biomass energy.


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The social life in bees, the evolution of mechanisms that promote cooperation and the connection between socially responsive genomes and human health.

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